Wayne Coyne’s traveling circus, the Flaming Lips,  is heading back to Austin and this time Canadian singer-songwriter Mac DeMarco is coming along for the ride. The Lips and DeMarco are on a joint tour that will hit Austin on Oct. 1.

Flaming Lips lead singer Wayne Coyne performs at the SXSW Auditorium Shore stage during South by Southwest Music Festival in 2013. (Austin American-Statesman / Rodolfo Gonzalez)

Tickets will run $45-$60 and go on sale Friday at noon.