Sean Lennon and The Flaming Lips Play ‘Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds’ on Letterman


The Flaming Lips and Sean Lennon Perform a Classic Beatles Tune

The Late Show capped off its Beatles week with a real doozy. After a week that featured Beatles covers from Broken Bells, Sting and Lenny Kravitz, David Letterman welcomed the Flaming Lips and Sean Lennon to perform “Lucy In the Sky With Diamonds.” As the only child of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon’s voice bares a stirring resemblance to his iconic father. 

Watch The Flaming Lips and Sean Lennon on Letterman

The Flaming Lips are no strangers to Beatles covers–just check YouTube. Known for their elaborate stage sets and stunning visuals, the Flaming Lips delivered the kind of performance you rarely see on a late night talk show. It is hard to remember the last time a band made it rain glitter on the Late Show stage. Check it out below:

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Article by Jason Schellhardt

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