The Flaming Lips are an American neo-psychedelic
band, formed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States in 1983. Throughout their career, band members have come and gone, but currently The Flaming Lips consist of original members Wayne Coyne
(lead vocals, guitars and piano) and Michael Ivins
(backing vocals, bass guitar and piano), along with longtime member Steven Drozd
(backing vocals, guitar, bass guitar, keyboards/synthesizers and drums), Kliph Scurlock
(drums), and, most recently, Derek Brown
(backing vocals, guitar, keyboards).