Category Archives: The Flaming Lips

Transmissions from the Satellite Heart

Band: The Flaming Lips Album: Transmissions from the Satellite Heart Best song: “Slow Nerve Action” and “She don’t Use Jelly” are classics. Worst song: “Be My Head” isn’t amazing. Beavis and Butthead was sort of a defining show in my youth. The show came out at a time when I fetishized the adolescence that I […]

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The Dark Side of the Moon

Band: The Flaming Lips (with Stardeath and White Dwarfs) Album: The Dark Side of the Moon Best song: Let me say that I don’t think the album is really all that good, but rather kind of daring. The version of “Money,” while not necessarily to my liking, is a really intersting update. That’s probably the […]

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