Preview The Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus’ cover of The Beatles’ “A Day in the Life”

on April 10, 2014, 4:21pm

The time is near: as Wayne Coyne just reported on Instagram, The Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus’ cover of  The Beatles cover is almost ready for release.

Coyne wrote: “Woke up ..fell out of bed.. dragged a comb across my head.. Yep!!!! @mileycyrus singing the Paul McCartney bit on A Day In The Life!!!!! Yesss!! Thanks @NewFumes Almost done mixin !! Gon beeee rad!!!!! If ya love The Beatles and John Lennon you gonna love this!!! #freaks #floyd #beatles #srgtpeppers #theflaminglips #lovemoneyparty #dogsmusicfriends #drugmusicthatdestroyshate”

Coyne also shared a short video teasing their tripped out version of “A Day in the Life”, a.k.a. the fifth best song ever written. Watch below.

(Read: Dissected: The Flaming Lips)

The psych-rock vets first joined forces with the pop starlet during their concert in Los Angeles in February, which coincided with the Lips’ 30th anniversary with the band. Since then, the Lips have announced plans for a full covers album of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Heats Club Band alongside Cyrus, MGMT’s Andrew VanWyngarden, and possibly Tame Impala, Phantogram, Foxygen, and Zorch, among others.

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Nick Azar
April 10, 2014 at 11:16 pm

Reblogged this on Nick Azar and commented:

One of my favourite Beatles songs ever. People love to hate Miley but she’s got a voice as good as anyone. Hopefully this ends up being good.


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