The NME Premier Award winners head up three-night London festival marking 10 years of the cult label...

THE FLAMING LIPS have been confirmed to headline Communication: 10 Years of City Slang’, three nights of shows taking place at the Royal Festival Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall on London’s South Bank in May.

The event celebrates ten years of City Slang Records and will feature artists spanning the history of the label, from Lambchop, To Rococo Rot and Wheat to double NME Premier Award winners The Flaming Lips.

The gigs kick off on May 7 with To Rococo Rot, Schneider TM and Experimental Pop Band, followed by The Flaming Lips, Built To Spill and Wheat (May 12) and Lambchop, Calexico and Freakwater (13).

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