• Posts Tagged ‘Flaming Lips’

    Riot Fest Denver, Day 1 – Review/Slideshow

    by  • September 20, 2014 • NewsThreads • 0 Comments

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    Day one is in the books. Riot Fest started off hot, and ended cool on the asphalt outside of Sports Authority Field last night, with The Flaming Lips winning the night. Die Antwoord had a popular set that welcomed the sunset – but it lacked much more than shock value, really. Gogol Bordello threw...

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    The Flaming Lips deliver Pink Floyd like no other – in their soundtrack to a hell of a life

    by  • August 8, 2011 • In Denver Live, National, NewsThreads • 0 Comments

    Wayne Coyne exudes a constant, and constantly enlightening, positivity. (Photo: Michael McGrath)

    In January, ’95 or ’96 (who can say for sure?), after a Flaming Lips show that (despite the fact that they’d opened for, of all bands, Candlebox) remains one that shaped my world view, my friend and I approached an open side door, shivering and giggling as we continued to find bits of confetti...

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    The 11th Annual UMS Starts Today – So do DenverThread’s lists – here’s day one

    by  • July 21, 2011 • Denver Venues, Locals Only, NewsThreads, ThreadedTweets, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    It's here! And it's definitely THE highpoint of Denver's summer music season! A full Red Rocks schedule, the Warped and other festival tours, multiple nights of Widespread Panic - even the monster U2 show in Invesco Field at Mile High - all pale in comparison to the magnitude of this weekend's pinnacle. The 11th...

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