STREAM: The Flaming Lips – The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Ft Erykah Badu)

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This is not the kind of stuff we usually post, nor am I really a fan of the Flaming Lip. For that matter I’m not even a huge fan of Badu. But she does have her moments, and this etherial fuzz epic is definitely one of them. The song has no structure, no shape, no momentum really, but as an exercise in free floating texture it’s grand.
 

 
I think I need to go buy some scarves and shoulder pads now. S/O to Homebwoi.
 

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One Response to “STREAM: The Flaming Lips – The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Ft Erykah Badu)”

  1. […] Dopo l’ultima mastodontica fatica discografica (Strobo Trip) la band americana dei Flaming Lips ha sorpreso nuovamente i loro fan pubblicando in occasione del Record Store Day un album dal titolo “The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends” in cui ogni traccia è presente un ospite, e se ti chiami Wayne Coyle gli amici eccitanti non possono che essere Nick Cave, Yoko Ono o Chris Martin. L’estratto dal disco che vi proponiamo ha come ospite Erikah Badu e proviene dalla penna del compianto folksinger Ewan MacColl. The Flaming Lips:  “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face” [ft.ErykahBadu] […]

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