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Wayne Coyne: I'm No Axl

FLAMING LIPS frontman Wayne Coyne has been taking about the imminent release of the band's film CHRISTMAS ON MARS - which has been seven years in the making.Despite the lengthy process of the project, Coyne...

By on 11 November 2008

Sorkin To Battle The Pink Robots With Flaming Lips

THE WEST WING creator AARON SORKIN will collaborate with the FLAMING LIPS on the group's stage musical, inspired by their hit 2002 album YOSHIMI BATTLES THE PINK ROBOTS. Tony Award-winning director DES MCANUFF will stage...

Flaming Lips Star Turns Roving Reporter

Eccentric FLAMING LIPS star WAYNE COYNE turned roving TV correspondent for US TV's THE TONIGHT SHOW at the weekend (17-18MAR07) when he signed on to cover the South By Southwest music festival in Texas for...

Celebrities Asked To Pick Shortlist Prize Finalists

SNOW PATROL's GARY LIGHTBODY, KT TUNSTALL and the FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE have been invited to select the 10 albums which will compete for the 2007 Shortlist Music Prize. The celebrity panel must select...

Grammy Wins Cure Coyne's Stomach Ache

THE FLAMING LIPS star WAYNE COYNE was so overcome with emotion after learning of his group's two Grammy Award wins on Sunday (11FEB07) he threw up. Coyne and his bandmates were unable to attend the...

Lips To Ring In The New Year In Style

Rockers THE FLAMING LIPS will celebrate the New Year in style with two big shows within hours of each other. The Oklahoma group will headline a New Year's Eve (31DEC06) show at Los Angeles' new...

Coyne Appeals For Theft Clues

Flamboyant rockers THE FLAMING LIPS have kicked off their UK tour by appealing to the audience for help capturing a thief. Distressed frontman WAYNE COYNE urged the Brighton, England crowd on Saturday (04NOV06) for information...

Flaming Lips Plan Vibrating Panties Merchandise

Eccentric THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE is keen to sell vibrating panties to his fans - so he can activate them from the stage at concerts. The DO YOU REALISE hitmaker has already tested...

Coyne Blasts Tour Mate Dylan

Outspoken rocker WAYNE COYNE is sure to have a confrontation with BOB DYLAN when the folk-rock legend tours with THE FLAMING LIPS later this summer (06) - after attacking the LAY LADY LAY singer in...

Flaming Lips Star: 'I'm Not On Drugs'

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE is perplexed by assumptions he spends his life high - because he hasn't touched drugs for over 20 years. The eccentric rocker accepts his music and lyrics can be...

Fascinating Fact 1717

Eccentric THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE's Oklahoma City estate in Oklahoma was once home to an illegal methamphetamine lab. The bedroom that was once used for the practice now houses Flaming Lips crew members.

Flaming Lip Coyne Slams 'Pompous' Ashcroft

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE has hit out at British rocker RICHARD ASHCROFT, branding the singer a "pompous d**k". Coyne is furious with the former THE VERVE star for dropping out of a recording...

Flaming Lip Switches Soccer Sides

FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE pledged his support to England in the FIFA World Cup last night (23JUN06), after his native team USA were knocked out of the tournament. The Oklahoma band was one of...

Coyne Aids Proposal

THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE brought a bit of romance to London last night (23JUN06) when he aided an on-stage proposal. The IT OVERTAKES ME hitmaker was headlining the O2 Wireless Festival in London,...

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,...

The Things They Say 2060

"When the sun goes down, it'll be a perfect time to take acid, have sex, all the things summertime's about." THE FLAMING LIPS star WAYNE COYNE loves summer festivals.

Coyne: 'Mcdonald's Is Like Crack'

THE FLAMING LIPS star WAYNE COYNE equates eating MCDonald's fast food with smoking crack - unhealthy but "wonderful". The YOSHIMI BATTLES THE PINK ROBOTS rocker is convinced no one can resist the guilty pleasure of...

The Things They Say 1812

"If SANTA CLAUS came down the chimney in a f**king jogging suit, you wouldn't even know it was him." THE FLAMING LIPS frontman WAYNE COYNE explains why he insists on wearing his trademark white suit.

Coyne: 'Forget Bible And Get Real'

THE FLAMING LIPS singer WAYNE COYNE has slammed religious conservatives who turn to the "stupid Bible" for inspiration - insisting real life experience is far more meaningful. The band's new album AT WAR WITH THE...

Coyne: 'Drozd Needed A Smack'

THE FLAMING LIPS singer WAYNE COYNE has no regrets about hitting bandmate STEVEN DROZD during the making of 2002 album YOSHIMI BATTLES THE PINK ROBOTS, because his bandmate needed to be shown his heroin abuse...

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...

The Things They Say 1684

"I'd like to be known as WAYNE from Oklahoma... like SANTA CLAUS and the North Pole." FLAMING LIPS star WAYNE COYNE on his status in his native Oklahoma.

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...

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...

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....

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Get Your First Look At Jared Leto As The 'Suicide Squad's' Joker

Director David Ayer has shared the first official image of Leto as the DC villain.

Lady Gaga Receive Contemporary Icon Award Songwriters Hall Fame

Lady Gaga will be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame when she receives their Contemporary Icon Award in a ceremony on 19th June.

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt Album Review

Earl Sweatshirt sounds comfortable and mature on 'I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside', and his raw style with a high energy sounds at home over...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.

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Bruce Jenner Interview: What We Learned From Former Olympian's Diane Sawyer Special

After months of intrigue and speculation Bruce Jenner’s two hour sit-down with Diane Sawyer aired on ABC Friday night.

Steven Moffat Talks 'Doctor Who' Movie: "There's Money To Be Made But That's Not The Point"

The showrunner has spoken out after leaked Sony emails revealed talk of a ‘Doctor Who’ movie.

Is Tom Cruise Ready To Face The Music In Disney's 'Bob The Musical'?

The ‘Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation’ star is reportedly being eyed for the long in development project.

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