Album Review: Florence + the Machine – How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful

Florence + the Machine What Kind Of Man

Florence + the Machine subtle but powerful on dynamic new rcord
We had to wait a long time for this. Florence + the Machine took four years to launch their third album called How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful. After the big and bombastic second album Ceremonials from 2011 it was interesting to hear how Florence Welch had developed in those years out of the spotlight and it turns out, she kept all the good qualities of her musical output so far, but did shake things up more than a little with a more subtle and restrained approach.

Continue reading

Single Review: Florence + the Machine – Ship To Wreck

Florence + the Machine Ship To Wreck

Florence premieres third song from upcoming album
As you might know, these are exciting times for us fans of Florence + the Machine. The band will be releasing their new record How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful on the 1st of June and the promotion machine is rolling on full force, as they premiered a third track earlier tonight, called ‘Ship To Wreck’. The song got its first play on BBC Radio 1 and shows a different side to their third record than ‘What Kind of Man’ and ‘St. Jude’ did.

Continue reading