The Flaming Lips Announce ‘Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots’ Tour with Los Angeles Date at the YouTube Theater

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The Flaming Lips at the Fox Theater Pomona shot by Danielle Gornbein

The Flaming Lips have announced a new 2023 tour in celebration of the 20th anniversary of their beloved album, Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots. The band will perform the album in full! The new tour dates include a Los Angeles date at the YouTube Theater for Aug. 18 as well as shows in Charlotte, NC, Knoxville, TN, Brooklyn, NY and many more Flaming Lips tour dates.

Tickets to the Flaming Lips will go on sale this Friday, March 3. There is a presale you can take part in that will begin on March 2. Get the presale code and details below.

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What Is The Flaming Lips Presale Code?

Tickets to The Flaming Lips will go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 3 at 10am local time. If you’d like to get presale tickets to the Flaming Lips you can jump on the promoter presale! A Live Nation promoter presale will take place on Thursday, March 2 at 10am local time. Select the city you want to see the Lips and use the following presale code at check out: OPENER.

The Flaming Lips at the Fox Theater Pomona shot by Danielle Gornbein
The Flaming Lips at the Fox Theater Pomona shot by Danielle Gornbein

Where Are The Flaming Lips Touring?

The Flaming Lips will begin their new tour on May 5 at the Salt Shed in Chicago. The new tour will take them through various cities across the U.S. In preparation for their Yoshimi anniversary shows, the band will first embark on their “An Evening With” tour. During these shows, they will perform lengthy two-hour sets featuring a wide range of songs from their extensive catalog. See the full list of tour dates for both Flaming Lips tours.

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Flaming Lips Yoshimi Anniversary Tour Dates
May 5 – Chicago, IL @ The Salt Shed
May 7 – Atlanta, GA @ Shaky Knees Festival
May 8 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
May 10 – Knoxville, TN @ Tennessee Theatre
May 11 – Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
May 11-13 – Live Oak, FL @ Echoland Music Festival
May 25 – Washington, DC @ The Anthem
May 27 – Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Festival


June 8 – Brooklyn, NY @ Kings Theatre
June 11 – Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theater & Ballroom
June 13 – Milwaukee, WI @ The Riverside Theater
June 14 – St. Louis, MO @ Saint Louis Music Park
June 16 – Omaha, NE @ Steelhouse
June 17 – Tulsa, OK @ Tulsa Theater
August 18 – Los Angeles, CA @ YouTube Theater
August 22 – Portland, OR @ Pioneer Courthouse Square
August 23 – Seattle, WA @ Woodland Park Zoo
August 25 – Bonner, MT @ KettleHouse Amphitheatre

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