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Coyne Tells Graduates To Avoid Jellyfish

Oddball FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE baffled students at Classen School of Advanced Studies in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, when he urged them to "avoid jellyfish" during a bizarre videotaped graduation address on Friday (26MAY06). Coyne,...

Rascal Flatts Take Their Gang To Number One

RASCAL FLATTS have joined the country superstars after charging to the top of the US album charts with one of the biggest hits of 2006 so far. The trio's ME + MY GANG album sold...

Flaming Lips Pen Love Song For Stefani

THE FLAMING LIPS have composed a new song dedicated to GWEN STEFANI - the quirky trio all have crushes on the expectant mother. The rockers were planning to call the new tune I LIKE TO...

Coyne Knocks Lips' Ability

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE has branded his band "weird" and "sloppy" - hinting their string of hits are a lucky accident. The rocker reveals the band's music is not the product of musical...

Coyne: 'I Think Prince Could Beat Me Up'

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE's admiration of PRINCE has been tempered by fear after they met at a recent awards show. The YOSHIMI BATTLES THE PINK ROBOTS hitmaker is a huge fan of the...

Tunstall: 'I'm A Freak'

Singer/songwriter KT TUNSTALL feared she would be seen as a "freak" at last month's (FEB06) Brit Awards ceremony - as she had no idea who any of her fellow pop stars were. The Scottish guitarist,...

Lips Album Leaked Online

US rockers THE FLAMING LIPS are furious their new album has been leaked on the internet - six weeks before it hits the shops. The long-awaited AT WAR WITH THE MYSTICS, which blasts pop...

Flaming Lips Bash Pop Elite

Experimental rockers THE FLAMING LIPS blast pop acts including DESTINY'S CHILD and THE BLACK EYED PEAS on their latest album AT WAR WITH THE MYSTICS. Frontman WAYNE COYNE tells MTV.com that in addition to...

Flaming Lips Bash Bush At Brits

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE hit out at US President GEORGE W BUSH at the Brit Awards yesterday (15FEB06), labelling the leader "an idiot". The Oklahoma trio have used Bush as the inspiration...

Flaming Lips Influenced By Black Sabbath

FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE attributes his band's new "scary"rock band image to OZZY OSBOURNE's BLACK SABBATH. The rocker explains how Osbourne's band influenced Flaming Lips' forthcoming album AT WAR WITH THE MYSTICS, which...

The Flaming Lips Bash Bush

Experimental rockers THE FLAMING LIPS have hailed US president GEORGE W BUSH as the inspiration for their forthcoming album AT WAR WITH THE MYSTICS - because they detest him so much. The Oklahoma trio...

Flaming Lips Offer New Single Online

Quirky rockers the FLAMING LIPS are releasing their single, THE WAND, on the internet. The Oklahoma trio's new tune will be offered as a download only exclusively at the iTunes music site. The...

Coyne Explains The Method Behind The Flaming Lips

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE has explained the secret behind the band's critically acclaimed albums - he just hopes for the best. The DO YOU REALIZE?? rockers, who expect to release new disc...

The Flaming Lips Complete Christmas Movie

THE FLAMING LIPS have finished work on their movie debut, CHRISTMAS ON MARS. The film, which the group started shooting in 2000, centres around scientists preparing to celebrate their first Christmas in space....

Idol Star Maroulis To Record Bohemian Rhapsody For Tribute Cd

AMERICAN IDOL star CONSTANTINE MAROULIS is on a winning streak again after losing out on a place in the finals of the TV talent show - his version of BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY has been chosen as...

Flaming Lips Star Remains Unfazed By Heroin-injecting Scene

THE FLAMING LIPS rocker STEVEN DROZD is unrepentant for agreeing to be filmed injecting heroin into his arm. The 35-year-old musician's drug taking is featured in rockumentary THE FEARLESS FREAKS - but Drozd blasts...

Flaming Lips Frontman Performs In A Bubble

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE opted to for an eye-catching outfit when he appeared on American TV on Thursday night (18NOV04) - by performing inside a bubble. Coyne appeared on chat show LATE...

Lips Get Serious For New Reality Film

Quirky rockers the FLAMING LIPS are to be the subject of a new documentary about music and drug addiction. The candid film, MY LIFE WITH THE FEARLESS FREAKS, features footage of bandmember STEVEN DRODZ...

Coyne: Life Is An Adventure

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE still enjoys the thrill of being in a rock'n'roll band, 20 years after he started out. The DO YOU REALISE? singer, 43, has been through every emotion during...

Lavigne Lands Spongebob Theme

AVRIL LAVIGNE has been given the honour of re-recording the theme to SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS for the animated TV show's movie adaptation. FLAMING LIPS, WILCO and THE SHINS are among the stars on the eclectic...

Flaming Lips Aim For Sounds Made By Robots

American group THE FLAMING LIPS are aiming for a sound resembling that "made by robots" with their new album. The trio plan to release the "space-age jazz" sounding AT WAR WITH THE MYSTICS in...

Flaming Lips Treat UK Fans To Gig - In Tennessee

Cult American rockers THE FLAMING LIPS are playing a special concert for British fans - in Tennessee, America. The FIGHT TEST rockers are performing at the JACK DANIEL'S distillery in Lynchburg to commemorate what...

Lollapalooza To Send Out Environmental Message

This year's (04) LOLLAPALOOZA concert in New York will show fans the benefits of using alternative energy - because it will be powered entirely by solar, bio-diesel and hydrogen fuel cells. And, in addition...

New Bands For Lollapalooza

GOMEZ and BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB will join MORRISSEY on this year's (04) LOLLAPALOOZA FESTIVAL tour of America. The tour will kick off on 14 July (04) in Auburn, Washington, with a two-day bill...

Morrissey Plans Lollapalooza Trek

Pop recluse MORRISSEY will be making the most of the sun in America this summer (04) - he has joined the touring LOLLAPALOOZA festival line-up. After selling out five shows at Los Angeles' WILTERN...

Jackson Gets Wired

THE LORD OF THE RINGS director PETER JACKSON has received yet another honour for the trilogy - this time for being a maverick. The movie maker was recognised among DAVID BYRNE, FLAMING LIPS and...

Drew + Fab Join Flaming Lips Onstage

DREW BARRYMORE and her boyfriend FABRIZIO MORETTI have joined stars like JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE after dressing up as fluffy animals for quirky rockers THE FLAMING LIPS. Barrymore has revealed she and her THE STROKES star...

Chemical Brothers Almost Quit

British dance duo THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS almost split up recently - because they feared they'd run out of ideas. The BLOCK ROCKIN' BEATS stars were ready to call it quits after a decade long...

Panda Panic For Flaming Lips

Quirky rockers THE FLAMING LIPS were forced to stop their concert in mid-flow, after a dancer dressed as a panda collapsed on stage. The YOSHIMI BATTLES THE PINK ROBOTS band were playing in Birmingham,...

Flaming Lips Frontman Confused By Beck's Oddness

American rocker WAYNE COYNE is bemused by the notion of celebrity, after experiencing it first-hand while touring with BECK. The frontman of psychedelic indie legends THE FLAMING LIPS co-headlined a year-long tour across America...

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