Bluedot’s stars shine brightly

It’s fair to say that life really does get no better than the opening song at a Flaming Lips gig: music so happy it brings a lump to the throat, confetti cannons, giant balloons and lasers. France might think winning the World Cup was a top moment, but even they’d probably concede that hearing Race For The Prize — always the opening song — from the Lips on a good night is better (and more likely to be repeated).

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