The Flaming Lips and Plastic Ono Band will perform side-by-side sets on both December 31st and January 1st at Oklahoma City’s Coca Cola Center for New Year Freakout #5!
According to ABC News Radio Online, “The band promises ‘more confetti, more balloons, massive volume and maximum weirdness’… Coyne … plans to perform alongside Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band as he did with Weezer back in July. ‘We go up with them, they come up with us and we all do music together,’ said Coyne.”
- New Years Eve link
- New Years Day link
- Both shows purchase link
- Parent event page (links to both single days and 2 day ticket)
The Freak Out’s press release teased, “expect exclusive merch to be available for this event… once these are gone, they are gone for good” – referring to limited edition Flaming Lips 2011 releases, including the Gummy Fetus, live album Gummy Skull The Soft Bulletin: Live La Fantastique de Institution 2011 and their Strobo Trip Light Toy (including their six-hour long song “Found A Star On The Ground” featuring Sean Lennon). All three of these items were also added to the Flaming Lips online store on Wednesday, November 23rd.