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Flaming-Lips

Wayne Coyne, frontman for The Flaming Lips, works the crowd from inside his signature plastic bubble during the psychedelic rock band’s headliner performance at Rites of Spring. “I did not feel like I was standing on Alumni Lawn sandwiched between Alumni and Tolman halls. Rather, I felt like I was transported to Lewis Carroll’s ideal dream,” student blogger Alex Goldberg wrote of the event on the Web site InsideVandy.com.

Photo by Jenny Mandeville.