Flaming Lips to Play Bell Tower with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

“We didn’t know if we’d ever get another chance to play in a cemetery so we thought we would make the most of this…”
-Wayne Coyne’s “Do You Realize, Morning Rendition” banter, June 15, 2011 at sunrise

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When Wayne Coyne first tweeted this video of himself at The Alcove of Devotion inside Hollywood Forever Cemetery in February – noting he was “Gonna try and do a Flaming Lips show there” – the idea of The Flaming Lips actually playing in this graveyard almost seemed too weird to be true – even by Flaming Lips standards.  But alas, by early April he had a psychedelic poster circling the web announcing not just “a Flaming Lips show there” but three of them… over “two nights, one morning”…

The two nights were self-explanatory: first their own classic, The Soft Bulletin, then Pink Floyd’s classic, Dark Side of the Moon.  But what was “the morning”?

And what did it have to do with a bell tower and Edward Sharpe…

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