miércoles, 12 de agosto de 2009

The Flaming Lips - Shambolic Birth and Early Life 1983 - 1991 (Limited edition)


Género /Gender: Neo Psychodelia, Experimental Rock, American Underground

Artistas similares / Similar Artist: Violent Femmes, Sonic Youth, Beck

Año de grabación / Recording year: 2002.




The Flaming Lips (formado en Oklahoma City en 1983) es una banda norteamericana de rock alternativo aclamada e idiosincrática. Son conocidos por sus arreglos exuberantes y psicodélicos, sus letras surrealistas y los títulos extraños de sus canciones.

El grupo grabó varios álbumes y EP con el pequeño sello discográfico Restless Records durante los años 80' y principio de los 90'. Después de firmar con Warner Brothers, consiguieron éxito en 1995 con "She Don't Use Jelly" (conocido en Australia como "Vaseline"). Aunque sería su único éxito, la banda ha mantenido el respeto de los críticos y, en menor parte, viabilidad comercial con álbumes tal como The Soft Bulletin y Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots.

En 2002, Q magazine, nombró a The Flaming Lips una de las "50 Bandas para ver antes de morir".

Shambolic birth and early life of es una compilación promocional realizada en 2002. Inlcuye la selección de tracks de los seis primeros años de la agrupación. Realizada con una distribución limitada solo a tiendas para promocionar el álbum cuádruple Finally the punk rockers are taking acid y The day they shot a hole.


The Flaming Lips (formed in Oklahoma City in 1983) is a North American acclaimed band of ideosincratic alternative rock. They are known by its ebullient and psychedelic adjustments, their surrealistic letters and the strange titles of its songs.

The group recorded several albums and EPs with the small record seal Restless Records during the 80's years and principle of 90's. After signing with Warner Brothers, they become successful in 1995 with " She Don' t Uses Jelly" (well-known in Australia like " Vaseline"). Although it would be his unique success, the band has maintained the respect of the critics and, in smaller part, commercial viability with albums like The Soft Bulletin and Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots.

In 2002, Q magazine, named to The Flaming Lips one of "50 Bands you must see before die".

Shambolic Birth and Early Life Of is a promo compilation album released in 2002. It summarizes the first six years of The Flaming Lips. Released with limited distribution in music shops to promote Finally the punk rockers are taking acid y The day they shot a hole.



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