The Flaming Lips Announce Gold Vinyl Edition Of ‘Greatest Hits Vol.1’
The Flaming Lips announce the gold vinyl edition of their first official “hits” collection, to be released on September 8 via Warner Records. Greatest Hits Vol. 1 compiles eleven Warner-era singles and album tracks on a single gold LP.
This release includes singles from Transmissions From The Satellite Heart (1993), Clouds Taste Metallic (1995), The Soft Bulletin (1999), Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots (2002), At War With The Mystics (2006), Embryonic (2009) and Oczy Mlody (2017).
Elsehwere in Flaming Lips news, The Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots: 20th Anniversary Edition 6-CD box set (100 tracks), filled with original album & EP tracks, plus a plethora of B-Sides, demos, live radio sessions and previously unreleased rarities is out now. The 5-LP box set (56 tracks) was released on April 14. Also available now are a trio of color 12” vinyl EP’s all featuring rare tracks on vinyl for the first time ever: Fight Test (7 tracks on Ruby Red Vinyl), Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell (7 tracks on Glow In the dark Green Vinyl) and the recently released Hypnotist (4 tracks on pink vinyl).
As previously mentioned, The Flaming Lips’ Do You Realize? is also featured on the Marvel Studios’ Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3: Awesome Mix Vol. 3 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), available now on Hollywood Records.
The Flaming Lips are performing Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots in its entirety at select venues around the world. Visit the band’s official website for further information about all the dates.
Greatest Hits Vol. 1 (Vinyl edition)
1. Do You Realize??
2. Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots Pt. 1
3. Race For The Prize
4. Waitin’ For A Superman
5. When You Smile
6. She Don’t Use Jelly
1. Bad Days (Aurally Excited Version)
2. The W.A.N.D.
3. Silver Trembling Hands
4. The Castle
5. The Yeah Yeah Yeah Song.