Florence + the Machine
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2007
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Florence and the Machine (styled as Florence + the Machine) are an English indie rock band that formed in London in 2007, consisting of lead singer Florence Welch, Isabella Summers, and a collaboration of other artists. The band's music received ...

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Biography

Florence and the Machine (styled as Florence + the Machine) are an English indie rock band that formed in London in 2007, consisting of lead singer Florence Welch, Isabella Summers, and a collaboration of other artists. The band's music received praise across the media, especially from the BBC, which played a large part in their rise to prominence by promoting Florence and the Machine as part of BBC Introducing. At the 2009 Brit Awards they received the Brit Awards "Critics' Choice" award. The band's music is renowned for its dramatic and eccentric production and also Welch's vocal performances.

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Queen Of Peace (Hot Chip Remix)
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Queen Of Peace (Hot Chip Remix) Queen Of Peace (Hot Chip Remix) Queen Of Peace (Hot Chip Remix) Queen Of Peace (Hot Chip Remix)
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Queen Of Peace
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Queen Of Peace Queen Of Peace Queen Of Peace Queen Of Peace
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You've Got The Love
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You've Got The Love You've Got The Love You've Got The Love You've Got The Love
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Shake It Out
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Shake It Out Shake It Out Shake It Out Shake It Out
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What Kind Of Man
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What Kind Of Man What Kind Of Man What Kind Of Man What Kind Of Man
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Dog Days Are Over
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Dog Days Are Over Dog Days Are Over Dog Days Are Over Dog Days Are Over
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No Light, No Light
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Delilah
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Delilah Delilah Delilah Delilah
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Bird Song
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Past BBC Events

2015 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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2015 Glastonbury 2015 Glastonbury 2015 Glastonbury 2015 Glastonbury

2015 Glastonbury

26 June 2015
Big Weekend 2015 Radio 1's Big Weekend
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Earlham Park, Norwich
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May
Big Weekend 2015 Radio 1's Big Weekend Big Weekend 2015 Radio 1's Big Weekend Big Weekend 2015 Radio 1's Big Weekend Big Weekend 2015 Radio 1's Big Weekend

Big Weekend 2015 Radio 1's Big Weekend

23 May 2015
Florence + the Machine Radio 2 In Concert
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London
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Florence + the Machine Radio 2 In Concert Florence + the Machine Radio 2 In Concert Florence + the Machine Radio 2 In Concert Florence + the Machine Radio 2 In Concert

Florence + the Machine Radio 2 In Concert

8 November 2012
2012 Reading + Leeds
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Reading
Leeds
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2012 Reading + Leeds 2012 Reading + Leeds 2012 Reading + Leeds 2012 Reading + Leeds

2012 Reading + Leeds

24 August 2012
2012 T in the Park
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
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2012 T in the Park 2012 T in the Park 2012 T in the Park 2012 T in the Park

2012 T in the Park

6 July 2012

Upcoming Events

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Florence and the Machine
SSE Arena, Belfast, UK
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Sep
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Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, UK
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Sep
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The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, UK
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Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
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Capital FM Arena, Nottingham, UK

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BBC News - Take That and The Weeknd join Apple Music festival line-up
Take That, The Weeknd and Chemical Brothers are added to the line-up of the Apple Music festival in London.
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BBC - Newsbeat - Muse and Florence and the Machine set for Radio 1's Live Lounge Month
Radio 1 have announced plans for their Live Lounge Month - 30 performances across 30 days.
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BBC - Newsbeat - Muse and Florence and the Machine set for Radio 1's Live Lounge Month

25 August 2015
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Supported by BBC Introducing First played on January 2008

Biography

Florence and the Machine (styled as Florence + the Machine) are an English indie rock band that formed in London in 2007, consisting of lead singer Florence Welch, Isabella Summers, and a collaboration of other artists. The band's music received praise across the media, especially from the BBC, which played a large part in their rise to prominence by promoting Florence and the Machine as part of BBC Introducing. At the 2009 Brit Awards they received the Brit Awards "Critics' Choice" award. The band's music is renowned for its dramatic and eccentric production and also Welch's vocal performances.

The band's debut studio album, Lungs, was released on 6 July 2009, and held the number-two position for its first five weeks on the UK Albums Chart. On 17 January 2010, the album reached the top position, after being on the chart for twenty-eight consecutive weeks. As of October 2010, the album had been in the top forty in the United Kingdom for sixty-five consecutive weeks, making it one of the best-selling albums of 2009 and 2010. The group's second studio album, Ceremonials, released in October 2011, entered the charts at number one in the UK and number six in the US. The band's third album, How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, was released on 2 June 2015. It topped the UK charts, and debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200, their first to do so. Also in 2015, the band was the headlining act at Glastonbury Festival, making Florence Welch the first British female headliner this century.

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