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The Flaming Lips reveal route for record-breaking 24-hour tour

on June 07, 2012, 12:23am

THEFLAMINGLIPS The Flaming Lips reveal route for record breaking 24 hour tour

As previously reported, Erykah Badu’s favorite band in the world, The Flaming Lips, will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for Most Concerts in One Day later this month when they play eight shows. Tonight, the band revealed the specific route for their record-breaking attempt, as well as the acts who will be supporting them at the various stops.

The Lips will travel through the American South, starting in Memphis, TN on June 27th at 7:30 ET and ending in New Orleans 24 hours later. Along the way, they’ll play five cities in Mississippi plus Baton Rouge, LA, and will be supported by the likes of Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Neon Indian, Grimes, and Gary Clark Jr. Check out the entire route below.

Tickets for each show will be available starting June 7th. All 24 hours will also be webcast live online as part of MTV’s O Music Awards.

June 27
New Fumes & The Flaming Lips
Memphis, TN
Handy Park

June 27
Gary Clark Jr & The Flaming Lips
Clarksdale, MS
Ground Zero Blues Club

June 27
Grace Potter & The Nocturnals & The Flaming Lips
Oxford, MS
The Lyric

June 28
Neon Indian & The Flaming Lips
Jackson, MS
Duling Hall

June 28
Hunter Hayes & The Flaming Lips
Hattiesburg, MS
Benny’s Boom Boom Room

June 28
TBD & The Flaming Lips
Biloxi, MS
Hard Rock Casino

June 28
GIVERS & The Flaming Lips
Baton Rouge, LA

June 28
Grimes & The Flaming Lips
New Orleans, LA