Halfway through the summer Pitchfork Music Festival gave me the chance to experience many of my favorite bands in a live setting for the first time.
Over the course of three days, some left my jaw on the ground while others left me shaking my head in disappointing disarray.
Not so with the Flaming Lips. This wasn’t the first time that I have seen them but it was the first time that I have seen them (or any band) crawl out of a digital vagina. Here’s a snippet of my reviewof Pitchfork Festival for Ink19. And stay tuned for an enhanced sensory and interactive video of the Flaming Lips live performance that I took as Wayne Coyne floated above us in a gigantic bubble.
The Flaming Lips are a magnificent spectacle. That’s all I could think of as I watched each band member crawl out of a digital vagina that flashed on the massive video screen back drop during the show’s dramatic introduction. Wayne Coyne floated…
What were some of your favorite experiences at music festivals this summer?
How about any Screaming Ladies?
Perhaps you noticed a few Little Things?