Influenced by Mozart and Ennio Morricone, the indie folkster goes orchestra big for his latest album
Myspace.comMaybe it's a rip-off of Kanye's brilliant idea, but Oklahoma City psych-rockers the Flaming Lips are releasing new songs each month with longtime producer Dave Fridmann, and you can hear the first one in January. Frontman Wayne Coyne announced to Rolling Stone that they ... More >>
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