Florence and the Machine are gearing up to release their highly-anticipated third studio album. Update: Tuesday, January 10th – 9:00am: The band has unveiled the album’s first track “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful”.
A banner advertising the album was prematurely posted on iTunes today. It included the title of the first single, “What Kind of Man”, and related artwork (see below).
And this evening, the band held a listening session in London during which the entire album was played in full. Other track titles include “Ship to Wreck”, “Caught”, and “Delilah”.
The album serves as the follow-up to 2011’s Ceremonials. In support, the band has already confirmed several festival appearances.
Florence and the Machine 2015 Tour Dates:
04/12 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
04/19 – Indio, CA @ Coachella Music Festival
06/05-07 – New York, NY @ Governors Ball Music Festival
06/11-14 – Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Music Festival
06/19-21 – Scheeßel and Neuhausen ob Eck, DE @ Hurricane and Southside Festivals
06/25-28 – Werchter, BE @ Rock Werchter
06/27-07/04 – Roskilde, DK @ Roskilde Festival
07/16-19 – Benicàssim, ES @ Primavera Sound
07/18 – Lisbon, PT @ Super Bock Super Rock
08/10-17 – Budapest, HU @ Sziget Festival
08/11-15 – Oslo, NO @ Oya Festival
08/13-15 – Göteborg, Sweden @ Way Out West
08/14-16 – Helsinki, FI @ Flow Festival