Late Night Tales: The Flaming Lips

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Late Night Tales: The Flaming Lips
Compilation album by The Flaming Lips
Released March 7, 2005 (2005-03-07)
Genre Alternative
Label Late Night Tales
Producer Nigel Godrich, The Chemical Brothers, Brian Eno, Radiohead, Ken Nelson, Björk, et al.
The Flaming Lips compilation chronology
Shambolic Birth and Early Life Of
20 Years of Weird: Flaming Lips 1986-2006
Late Night Tales chronology
Four Tet
The Flaming Lips
Belle & Sebastian
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
Pitchfork Media (7.6/10)[2]

Late Night Tales: The Flaming Lips is a compilation album compiled by the members of The Flaming Lips, featuring songs by various artists. The album was released on March 7, 2005 and it features one new Flaming Lips recording, a cover of the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army".

Late Night Tales: The Flaming Lips is the 13th in the Late Night Tales series. Each installment in the series is a compilation of songs that were influential on or favourites of the featured artist. Previous Late Night Tales compilations have been put together by Four Tet, Nightmares on Wax, Jamiroquai, and Turin Brakes, among others.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Performing Artist Length
1. "Unravel" Björk 3:14
2. "My Ship" Miles Davis 4:24
3. "Speed of Sound" Chris Bell 5:09
4. "It's a Bit of a Pain" Faust 3:08
5. "2HB" Roxy Music 4:09
6. "People" Alfie 4:10
7. "Flim" Aphex Twin 2:53
8. "Galileo" (Edit) Mice Parade 1:57
9. "Up the Down Escalator" The Chameleons UK 3:57
10. "Seven Nation Army" (Harry Potter's and George W. Bush's Severed Head Army Mix) The Flaming Lips 2:49
11. "Playground for a Wedgeless Firm" The Chemical Brothers 2:21
12. "Saudade" Love & Rockets 4:57
13. "Monochrome" Lush 4:57
14. "Sleep Comes Down" The Psychedelic Furs 3:41
15. "River Man" Nick Drake 4:15
16. "On Fire" Sebadoh 3:34
17. "Pyramid Song" Radiohead 4:45
18. "I'm Not in Love" 10cc 5:57
19. "Another Green World" Brian Eno 2:18
20. "The Jist" David Shrigley 3:08


  1. ^ "Late Night Tales: The Flaming Lips". Allmusic. Retrieved 9 May 2011. 
  2. ^ Dahlen, Chris (March 8, 2005). "Late Night Tales: The Flaming Lips Review". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 9 May 2011.