All Florence And The Machine stories

Return to Story

Featured Florence And The Machine stories

It was obvious from the beginning that Hilary Duff signing up for Tinder was a stunt to promote her comeback album. What wasn’t obvious was what an elaborate stunt it would turn out to be — not just a headline-grabbing move to get people talking about Duff again but the premise for a craven music… More »

Sundays at festivals can so often be a bittersweet thing. People are starting to get ragged, the festival grounds start to smell of some kind of putrid something, the big climactic headliners may have come and gone. So often, whoever’s left playing that final night, when the work week looms around the corner, has a… More »

Andrew Dost got screwed. Last year, when Fun. frontman Nate Ruess unilaterally decided to transform the next Fun. album into his solo debut, he essentially cut his bandmates out of one of music’s most bankable franchises. Fun.’s excellent-if-sometimes-grating 2012 LP Some Nights rocketed the trio from a respectable cult following to multiplatinum Grammy-winning pop superstardom. More »

More Florence And The Machine stories

Obama Shares Vacation Playlists Featuring Florence + The Machine, Beyoncé, Okkervil River

Let's not bury the lede here: President Obama seems to be siding with Spotify in the streaming wars. POTUS tweeted a pair of vacation playlist…
Chris DeVille | August 14, 2015 - 12:13 pm
25

Hear Ezra Koenig Interview Florence Welch, Rashida Jones Talk About Rejecting Robin Thicke In High School On Beats 1

One of the many new shows on Apple Music's Beats Radio 1 is Time Crisis With Ezra Koenig (of Vampire Weekend). The first installment aired…
Caitlin White | July 27, 2015 - 1:09 pm

Florence + The Machine – “Queen Of Peace” / “Long And Lost” Video

We've already gotten four memorable videos for songs from Florence + The Machine's latest album, How Big How Blue How Beautiful, but Florence Welch doesn't…
James Rettig | July 27, 2015 - 10:53 am

Here Are The 2015 MTV VMA Nominations

Who could've predicted that after wagging a foam finger all over Robin Thicke, two years later Miley Cyrus would end up hosting the VMAs? Gue…
Caitlin White | July 21, 2015 - 11:45 am
23

Florence + The Machine Replace Foo Fighters As Glastonbury Headliner

Last week, Dave Grohl took a spectacular fall while playing a Foo Fighters show in Sweden. And even though Grohl still finished the show, the…
Tom Breihan | June 17, 2015 - 8:41 am

The 8 Best Performances Of Governors Ball 2015 Friday

For being the biggest city in America, it took a hell of a long time for New York to lock down a festival. Sure, we…
Stereogum | June 6, 2015 - 3:17 pm
3

Watch Florence + The Machine’s Better-Than-It-Had-To-Be Good Morning America Performance

This is a weirdly huge day for British festival-pop stars on American daytime television. If you watched TODAY, you got to see Charli XCX. And…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2015 - 12:56 pm
3

Watch Florence + The Machine Perform “Ship To Wreck” On Jimmy Fallon

Florence + The Machine just released their really solid new album How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, and Florence Welch is starting to make the…
James Rettig | June 3, 2015 - 8:58 am
1

Watch Florence + The Machine Perform “Ship To Wreck” On Graham Norton

Looks like Florence Welch is recovering nicely from the foot injury that's been keeping her on a stool during live performances over the past few…
James Rettig | May 30, 2015 - 10:01 am

Premature Evaluation: Florence + The Machine How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful

Florence Welch does not half-step. I mean that literally: At Coachella, Welch leapt from the stage and broke her foot, and watching her, I had…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2015 - 1:03 pm
8

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Memorial Day weekend is upon us, but for the most part this week's best singles aren't the ideal soundtrack for your cookout. (Speaking of which:…
Chris DeVille | May 22, 2015 - 2:28 pm
14

Florence + The Machine – “Delilah”

Florence Welch knows what she's doing. Florence + The Machine's new album How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful is coming in a couple of weeks,…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2015 - 3:01 pm
4

Watch Florence + The Machine Return To SNL With A Stool

Florence Welch is still feeling the effects of the foot injury that she incurred at Coachella, so she had to do her second go-around o…
James Rettig | May 10, 2015 - 10:35 am

Watch Florence + The Machine Perform With A Broken Foot On Jools Holland

Florence Welch broke her foot during her first Coachella set earlier this month, but she’s still powering on and performing live. She remained seated during…
James Rettig | April 30, 2015 - 9:15 am

SNL’s Last Musical Guests This Season: Wiz Khalifa, Florence + The Machine, Rihanna

Saturday Night Live took to Instagram today to announce the last three host/musical guest pairings of the season. Scarlett Johansson will host 5/2 with musical…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2015 - 5:13 pm
6

Watch Florence Welch & Father John Misty Cover “Love Hurts” At Coachella

Last weekend, as Florence + The Machine were playing the Coachella main stage just before Drake's headlining spot, Florence Welch broke her foot. If you…
Tom Breihan | April 20, 2015 - 8:56 am
14

Florence + The Machine – “As Far As I Could Get”

Florence + The Machine's Record Store Day single has surfaced. It's called "As Far As I Could Get," and it was released on an exclusive…
James Rettig | April 18, 2015 - 5:08 pm
1 2 3 4