Miley Cyrus, Moby and MGMT are among the artists appearing on Flaming Lips' upcoming Sgt Peppers tribute album, With a Little Help From My Fwends.
Psychedelic prankster in chief Wayne Coyne made the announcement of the line-up of the new album on instagram, saying, "“Yessssss!! Lots of great stuff !!!!!!!! Wow!!!! It’s really gonna happen!!!!!”
The Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band covers album also includes J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr, Tegan & Sara and Tool’s Maynard James Keenan. All proceeds from sales will go to benefit Oklahoma City’s pet-friendly Bella Foundation.
With a Little Help From My Fwends is the latest in a series of cover versions of key psychedelic albums from the masters of twee. The Oklahoma band have already offered up versions of Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon, King Crimson’s In the Court of the Crimson King, and the Stone Roses’ self-titled debut.
With a Little Help from My Fwends tracklist:
1. Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (feat. My Morning Jacket, Fever the Ghost and J Mascis)
2. With a Little Help from My Friends (feat. the Flaming Lips, Black Pus and the Autumn Defense)
3. Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds (feat. Miley Cyrus, Moby and the Flaming Lips)
4. Getting Better (feat. Dr. Dog and Chuck Inglish)
5. Fixing a Hole (feat. Electric Wurms)
6. She’s Leaving Home (feat. Phantogram and Juliana Barwick)
7. Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! (feat. the Flaming Lips, Maynard James Keenan and Sunbears)
8. Within You Without You (feat. Birdflower and Morgan Delt)
9. When I’m Sixty-Four (feat. the Flaming Lips and more)
10. Lovely Rita (feat. Tegan & Sara and Stardeath and White Dwarves)
11. Good Morning Good Morning (feat. Zorch, Grace Potter and more)
12. Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise) (feat. Foxygen and MGMT)
13. A Day in the Life (feat. the Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus)