Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne has announced the release of his first ever comic book, entitled The Sun Is Sick.
The adult-themed comic is a 40-page 6 ½” x 8 ½” full-color psychedelic fantasy in classic comic book form. It will go on sale at Comic-Com 2013 (at the San Diego Convention Center) beginning July 18 through 21 in an extremely limited print run. After that,The Sun Is Sick will be available through the official LIPS web store only beginning July 22nd.
In other Flaming Lips news, the band has been nominated for a 2013 AIM Independent Music Award in the UK for Best Live Act.
Coyne is also featured on a track called “The Perfect Life” on Moby’s new album Innocents, which will be released on Oct 1st in the U.S.
The band are currently touring in support of their latest album THE TERROR.