Yesterday evening, the Flaming Lips’ kicked off their world-record breaking road trip in Memphis, with eight shows in eight different cities on the bill en route to New Orleans. Will they make it? Is a highly regimented caffeine diet in place? The answer to these questions and more lie at the O Music Awards site, where you can follow along all day.
Here’s a select batch of highlights from the trip so far.
The Flaming Lips’ perform “Do You Realize?” in Memphis:
The Flaming Lips perform “Be My Head” in Clarksdale, Miss.:
Gary Clark Jr. performs “Bright Lights” in Clarksdale, Miss.:
Neon Indian Performs “Hex Girlfriend” in Jackson, Miss.:
The Flaming Lips and Neon Indian Cover David Bowie’s “Heroes”:
The Flaming Lips and Jackson Browne perform “These Days” in Hattiesburg, Miss.:
Watch the Flaming Lips and Grace Potter perform Led Zeppelin’s “The Song Remains the Same”:
Watch GIVERS perform “Up Up Up”:
Watch MNDR perform “Faster Horses”:
Watch the Flaming Lips perform the Police’s “Invisible Sun”:
Watch the Flaming Lips perform “You Lust” with Phantogram: