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Flaming Lips Start Rolling Out Tour Schedule
 
Flaming Lips Start Rolling Out Tour Schedule
 
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By: Spacelab Research Staff
February 22, 2010
 
The Flaming Lips tour of 2010 is starting to be unveiled with Stardeath and White Dwarfs in the opening slot, as well as appearances at festivals like Bonnaroo and the Central Park SummerStage.

We can expect a large-scale tour in 2010, although the band is revamping their patented approach to the live show spectacle that they've become known for. They want to move forward with some new elements, while keeping some of the staples of the old.

“It’s kind of redone in the way a city is redone. There’s some great old structures you never want to tear down, and you take chances next to it and you build a new futuristic museum. I would never want people to think that if you saw us three years ago, what we’re doing now has nothing to do with that,” said Wayne Coyne when speaking to LA Times.

He's pretty sure that the Flaming Lips crowd is up for the new approach.

“I think our audience would forgive us for going out in the further regions of whatever we could think of,” Coyne says. “But I don’t think we’d be worthy of being forgiven if we didn’t do that. They’re giving us the freedom, the encouragement, the money and the time to say, ‘Go somewhere where no other band could go, and come back and tell us what it was like.’”

 

 
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03-12 - Austin, TX - Austin Music Hall
03-13 - Denton, TX - NX35 Music Confette
04-15 - Charlottesville, VA - Charlottesville Pavilion
04-17 - Poughkeepsie, NY - Mid Hudson Civic Center
04-18 - Ithaca, NY - Barton Hall (Cornell University)
04-19 - Montclair, NJ - Wellmont Theatre
04-21 - Milwaukee, WI - Pabst Theatre
04-23 - Kansas City, KS - Sandstone Amphitheatre
06-06 - Houston, TX - Eleanor Tinsley Park
06-11 - Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo Music Festival
07-03 - Oxford, ME - Nateva Music Festival
07-26 - New York, NY - Central Park SummerStage

 
 

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