Gold Vinyl Edition Of The Flaming Lips’ ‘Greatest Hits Vol.1’ Out Now
The Flaming Lips have released the gold vinyl edition of their first official “hits” collection 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).
In addition, 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.
Formed in Oklahoma City, OK in 1983, The Flaming Lips have since become one of the most iconic, influential, unpredictable, and vital forces in American alternative rock music. The band has garnered three GRAMMY Awards, a Tony nomination, and an RIAA Gold-certified Record for Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots. Q Magazine named them one of the “50 Bands to See Before You Die.” The band has made countless late night television appearances, appeared in a Super Bowl commercial, contributed to many film soundtracks, and collaborated with artists such as Miley Cyrus, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Kacey Musgraves, Yoko Ono, The Chemical Brothers, and many more.