The Flaming Lips release their collaborative album, The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends. The 13-track effort, which features Bon Iver, My Morning Jackets Jim James, and Nick Cave, among others, was originally released on vinyl for Record Store Day 2012. The CD/digital version swaps the bands collaboration with Coldplays Chris Martin with a new track featuring Ghostland Observatorys Aaron Behrens. Check out the tracklist below, along with the video for the Prefuse 73 collaboration, Supermoon Made Me Want to Pee.
In other news, The Lips are nearing completion of their next official studio album, which is due this fall with a tour to coincide, according to a press release. Also this fall, the bands long-in-the-works musical production of Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots will premiere at San Diegos La Jolla Playhouse for the theaters 2012 / 2013 season.