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- Posted on Apr 28th 2010 8:35PM by Benjy Eisen
While the band has not released further details, the Flaming Lips' publicist tells Spinner that Drozd is "expected to make a full recovery." He wouldn't elaborate on the multi-instrumentalist's condition beyond that. He did reiterate that, at this time, only two gigs have been cancelled.
That's optimistic news for Lips fans, who -- hopefully -- have a lot to look forward to in the next few months. The band still has shows planned for May, including an anchor slot at the Hangout Music Festival (Gulf Shores, Ala.) on May 15. Beyond that, the Flaming Lips have a high-profile, highly-anticipated late-night set scheduled for Bonnaroo (June 11), during which they plan to perform Pink Floyd's 'Dark Side of the Moon' in its entirety, with help from Stardeath and the White Dwarfs. As if that isn't enough on their plate, the band is then set to take the stage at Glastonbury in the U.K. on June 25.
We wish Drozd a speedy and healthy recovery and we look forward to having the Flaming Lips drench us in plenty of sweat and confetti this summer.