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Greg James

16:00 - 17:45

BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend - 9th-10th May Lydiard Park Swindon

Line up / Florence and the Machine

Introduction

After making a big splash at the BBC Introducing showcase at last year's South By South West, Florence and the Machine won a Brit Award and performed in the Live Lounge for Jo Whiley. With a uniquely skewed take on blues and folk, this beguiling band is a delight.

Florence performed twice at Radio 1's Big Weekend 2009: a full set on the In New Music We Trust stage and an intimate acoustic show for her old friends in the BBC Introducing tent.

Florence and the Machine at BBC Music

Videos

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Florence and the Machine performing on the In New Music We Trust stage at Radio 1's Big Weekend

Photos

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Set List

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  • 1. Lungs
  • 2. Hurricane Drunk
  • 3. Dog Days Are Over
  • 4. Howl
  • 5. Rabbit Heart
  • 6. Blinding
  • 7. Kiss With A Fist
  • 8. You Got The Love

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    • 1. At 7:36pm on 09 May 2009, Fezile wrote:

      Fantastic performance. This was the first time I actually listened to Florence and the machine and I loved it. I am defenetely buying the album.

      Florence is very hot as well.

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    • 2. At 01:36am on 10 May 2009, zena wrote:

      Unfortunately I missed Florence the first time round, but luckily I managed to catch her in the introducing tent performing acoustic. She was A-MAZ-ING!! Totally fallen in love with her mezmorising voice, and her slightly crackers personality! Her new album Lungs is def on my wishlist!!!!!

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    • 3. At 12:51pm on 10 May 2009, U13956780 wrote:

      florence and the machine are amazin cant wait for the album in july, she has a great vi=oice and is really different

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    • 4. At 12:57pm on 10 May 2009, IAmJ-RB wrote:

      FLORENCE IS THE BEST!!! :)
      She crowd surfed on me and my friend and i got to touch her leg :)

      She has an absolutely amazing voice, i am definitely buying the album!

      WOOP WOOP!

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    • 5. At 1:18pm on 10 May 2009, U13956849 wrote:

      Ahhh I wish I was there, I cannot wait to see her again, looks like I'll just have to wait till Leeds Festival as I don't have a ticket for her tour :( She's INCREDIBLE!

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    • 6. At 00:05am on 12 May 2009, metallicMongo wrote:

      She is totally awesome......

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    • 7. At 05:07am on 17 May 2009, fulltext wrote:

      I would love to see this, but I am in the US.

      Any chance of uploading to Youtube?

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