Ke$ha‘s much-discussed rock album with The Flaming Lips (otherwise known as Lip$ha) never eventuated but fans can still hear the kooky collaborators on ”Elizabeth My Dear”. The meandering anthem, which also features New Fumes, is taken from the band’s track-for-track cover of The Stone Roses debut LP — a project they released on limited edition vinyl to support Record Store Day.
Much like Lady Dolla’s Heady Fwends collab with The Flaming Lips, “Elizabeth My Day” is a sprawling sonic adventure that takes the diva in a completely different direction from current iTunes chart-topper “Timber”. She sings softly over acoustic guitar and waves of feedback before groaning and howling like a woman possessed. Listen to the multi-faced pop warrior after the jump.
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