I Love the Flaming Lips

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    First Time Seeing Them Live!

    I've been a pretty big fan for a while, but I'm one of those people that had to work their way backwards then forewords cause the first album of theirs that I heard was Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots.  Any ways I saw them live for the first time very recently at the Greek...
    TinyBird TinyBird
    Aug 23, 2009


    i was introduced to them by somebody i fell in love with. he would play their songs over the phone :) couple weeks later a friend gave me one of the cd's with the songs he would play. it was so sweet and romantic and just a happy cozy time in my life.
    justwhatever123 justwhatever123
    26-30, F
    Jan 1, 2011

    New Years Eve Freakout

    I've seen the lips 4 times now. The new years eve shows are the best. They also used to do march of a thousand flaming skeletons around Halloween in downtown OKC that was pretty cool.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 30, 2013

    Voodoo 09!!

    I was in the front row!!! We staked out our place for 6 hours. They completely ****** my mind!   was anyone else there? I would love to here about it!
    peenor peenor
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    The first song I listened to was The Wand

    and I was only 6 or 7 and my brother called me over to him and showed the video he kept showing songs because at first I didn't like it but now this and a few other bands are the top of my playlists and the main things I listen to. I rarely ever stray from my list of music haha
    CookieTracker7 CookieTracker7
    18-21, F
    Jan 29, 2016

    Do You Realize?

    My adoration of Flaming Lips is summed up with this simple song. Eloquent, yet simply-stated: "Do You Realize - that everyone you know Someday will die - And instead of saying all of your goodbyes - let them know You realize that life goes fast It's hard to make...
    Inman Inman
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jan 7, 2008
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