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“I Broke My Third Metatarsal, Which Apparently Was What David Beckham Broke As Well” Florence Welch Chats About Her Injury, New Album, And More With XRT

How Big How Blue How Beautiful, the new album from Florence + The Machine came out this week is one of our featured albums for New Music Thursday. Three weeks ago I talked to frontwoman and creative force Florence Welch about how this record is a more simple and less dramatic collection of songs, her recent injury at Coachella and what it’s like to now perform seated in a chair instead of running and dancing about the stage.

06/04/2015

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Florence + the Machine Reveal Emotional New Song ‘Delilah': Listen

“Delilah” is a slow-burning tune that builds into a full-blown and upbeat production.

05/19/2015

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Florence + the Machine Perform ‘Ship to Wreck’ & ‘What Kind of Man’ on ‘SNL': Watch

With a broken foot, Florence Welch didn’t move around much, but still gave fans a taste of her new album.

05/11/2015

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Florence (x 2) and the Machine Return With ‘How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful’ [Watch]

We know that Florence + The Machine have booked some festival dates in 2015, so, obviously, we’ve been expecting new music from the band sometime this year.  Our first taste arrived today in the form […]

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Ten Musical Costumes To Rock Your Halloween

We’re officially in October now, so it’s time to figure out what you’re going to be for Halloween. Why not put some creative thought into it this year? You know you’re tired of using the same costume every year. If you’re having trouble finding inspiration, you might be surprised by how many ideas you can get from the world of music. You could dress up as a favorite artist of yours, or you could even be a literal representation of your favorite band or song. If your costume gets recognized at a Halloween party, then you might have just met someone who shares a similar taste in music. So here are ten costumes from the world of music to help you change things up on Halloween this year.

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Style Files: How-To Create A Textured Top Knot

Getting a red carpet worthy bun isn’t as easy as throwing your hair into an elastic, sticking a few bobby pins on and going. But it is still a pretty simple look you can achieve […]

01/17/2013

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Style Files: Shades Of GRAMMY Red Carpets Past

There is no other awards show with a red carpet as eclectic and daring as the GRAMMYs. In the past it’s hosted everything from traditional evening wear to see-through and down-to-there outfits. From Jennifer Lopez’s […]

01/11/2013

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NEW: Florence Welch’s Collaboration w/ A$AP Rocky [Listen]

Sometimes two ends of the music spectrum come together and create some pretty awesome stuff, especially this time. A$AP is not new to the Chicago music scene thanks to his solid performance at Pitchfork Music […]

01/11/2013

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Rolling Stones Joined By Eric Clapton, Bill Wyman, Mick Taylor and Florence Welch For 2nd O2 Show

Last night, their guests were Eric Clapton (for a cover of Muddy Waters’ “Champagne And Reefer”) and Florence Welch, of the British band Florence & The Machine, for “Gimme Shelter.”

11/30/2012

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Eric Clapton, Florence Welch To Join The Rolling Stones At London Show Tonight

The band has come right out and told fans who they can expect to see turn up at tonight’s (November 29) show at London’s O2 Arena: Eric Clapton and Florence Welch of pop-rockers Florence and the Machine, once again portraying a combo of the new and old-school.

11/29/2012

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