Label: Warner Bros.
Key Track: "Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell"
The Flaming Lips—or, as we like to call them, Herpes—was already known for their orchestral psychedelia, but the tenth time around Wayne Coyne and his band of merry pranksters struck the perfect blend of poppy sounds and melancholy sentiments. If Pink Floyd was around in the Internet Age, this would be their Dark Side of the Moon.
YOU AUGHTA KNOW:
A secret message hidden on the right spine of YBTPR reads "You Have Found The Secret Message, Do You Have too Much Time on Your Hands? ...Let it Go."