Florence + The Machine
Florence Welch and her Machine became music-industry darlings with 2009's stompy Kate Bush-influenced debut album Lungs and its single "Dog Days Are Over." In the meantime, the willowy redheaded Welch became an indie pinup girl and something of a fashion icon along the way. The band is currently touring behind Ceremonials, which made it onto plenty of 2011 best-of lists.
Get the Music Newsletter
Keep your thumb on the local music scene each week with music news, trends, artist interviews and concert listings. We'll also send you special ticket offers and music deals.