PROJECT:

FLAMING LIPS ORIGINS

Retracing the five year start of The Flaming Lips. The Origins project is a collection of digital and physical creations born out of a reflection of the early days and the iconic moments that have remained in my brain.

TITLE:

#3 HERE COME THE PUNKS!

CHAPTER: #003
06/29/21

Late 70s, early 80s, the punk was on. Punk rock was taking over. Or, at least we thought. We were caught in a transition between classic rock ‘n’ roll and a new, more reactionary style. We loved it. Angry young people screaming at the top of their lungs, playing simple two chord songs. It was an exorcism for youth everywhere and the buckle of the Bible belt was not going to stay safe from it's grasp. Oklahoma had never seen such a repudiation, an out right aggression towards everything holy. To us, the punk movement was a big fuck you to the establishment and the powers that be in every way. (More…)

PHYSICAL TOKENS:

Digital Screen: (these are instant-on digital screens displaying the token with a QR code linking to this site)

Signed Drum Sticks (yes, it's not easy, but possible)

Printed Certificate of Authenticity with Token ID

Hair Sample

 

 

2021 COLLECTION