Album Watch: The Flaming Lips to Tribute Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

American psychedelic rock band The Flaming Lips have announced the plans for their upcoming tribute to the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band via a track list photo on the lead singer’s, Wayne Conye, Instagram account. The tribute album entitled With a Little Help from My Fwends is being made with the help of quite a few of The Flaming Lip’s friends including Miley Cyrus, Tegan & Sara, Foxygen, and Dr. Dog – according to Conye. This track by track cover album is set to be released on October 28, 2014 and will be the second album put forth by The Flaming Lips with the word “Fwends” in the title. The Flaming Lips are not new to the tribute album game, having also curated artists for the Stone Rose’s self titles album The Stone Roses’s tribute as well as a tribute to Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon.  You can check out the cover art and who is singing which iconic tracks below.


With a Little Help From My Fwends
1) Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (My Morning Jacket, Fever the Ghost, and J Mascis)
2) With a Little Help from My Friends (The Flaming Lips, Black Pus, and The Autumn Defense)
3) Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds (The Flaming Lips, Miley Cyrus, and Moby)
4) Getting Better (Dr. Dog and Chuck Inglish)
5) Fixing a Hole (Electric Wurms)
6) She’s Leaving Home (Phantogram and Juliana Barwick)
7) Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! (The Flaming Lips, Maynard James Keenan, and Sunbears)
8) Within You Without You (Birdflower and Morgan Delt)
9) When I’m Sixty-Four (The Flaming Lips and others yet to be announced)
10) Lovely Rita (Tegan & Sara and Stardeath and White Dwarves)
11) Good Morning Good Morning (Zorch, Grace Potter, and more)
12) Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise) (Foxygen and MGMT)
13) A Day in the Life (The Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus)