The Flaming Lips - Clouds Taste Metallic

The Flaming Lips - Clouds Taste Metallic
The Flaming Lips - Clouds Taste Metallic The Flaming Lips - Clouds Taste Metallic
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
Availability: Out Of Stock (Contact Us to know when this product will be available again)
Label (Code): Warner (527227-1)
Special Attributes: US Reissue, Remastered, Extra ilustrated inside sleeve
Release Date: 2011
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"...The same extraordinary madness that infected the best work of Brian Wilson rears its head on the shimmering and melodic Clouds Taste Metallic, a masterful collection which completes the Flaming Lips' odyssey into the pop stratosphere...." (

"...Clouds Taste Metallic is essentially the catchiest record the band have ever crafted: the anthems never stay as chilled and refined as they do in Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots, but instead they serve as proof that the Lips can be everything they want – poppy, weird and ridiculous – all at the same time. There’s no sight of a zoned out instrumental and nor any downtime to relax: this is simply the trio going thirteen songs with the spirit of their live sets in their heart. Without layers and layers and layers, the aptly titled “Guy Who Accidentally Gets a Headache and Saves The World” still becomes an all out guitar sing-along and is as loud as the Lips will commit to being. The album’s closer is more of the same intense insanity, with Coyne writing possibly the lamest cool song ever: the music crashes and thrashes together from pulsating drums and chimes, and the lyrics recognise realism and throw it all to the wall: “You hate your boss at your job/But in your dreams you can blow his head off/In your dreams show no mercy”. If this wasn’t the only motto for Zaireeka onwards, I don’t know what was...." (Read More:

Track List (Listen to the full album)

A1 The Abandoned Hospital Ship        
A2 Psychiatric Explorations Of The Fetus With Needles        
A3 Placebo Headwound        
A4 This Here Giraffe        
A5 Brainville        
A6 Guy Who Got A Headache And Accidentally Saves The World        

B1 When You Smile        
B2 Kim's Watermelon Gun        
B3 They Punctured My Yolk        
B4 Lightning Strikes The Postman        
B5 Christmas At The Zoo        
B6 Evil Will Prevail        
B7 Bad Days 

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