“American Head” is a quirky new record from critically-acclaimed, psych-rock outfit, The Flaming Lips. While these tracks are imperfect evidently, there are plenty of joyous moments where the non-subtle poeticism and charming instrumentals can be quite rewarding.
Weirdly, the balladry on this LP reminds me of Queen. It’s elegant, cathartic, and heavily dramatised to a point where you can’t help but hang off each word. The difference with The Flaming Lips, however, is ... read more