Glastonbury is back and there are a host of other overseas festivals offering impressive line-up, writes Ed Power.
Mon, 06 May, 2019
Headlining the main stage at a major festival is all part of a day's toil for Florence and the Machine's Florence Welch.
Mon, 07 Sep, 2015
The Who are to close Glastonbury Festival 2015.
Sat, 02 May, 2015
Florence and the Machine, Underworld, Manic Street Preachers, and Roisin Murphy are to headline this year’s Electric Picnic music festival.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
Amidst all the publicity around the U2 release, the actual songs were almost ignored. Ed Power has a proper listen
Mon, 15 Sep, 2014
Katy Perry has reportedly reunited with Florence and the Machine guitarist Rob Ackroyd.
Tue, 03 Jun, 2014
The last and one of the quirkiest major UK music festivals gets into full swing today as 50,000 revellers enjoy headline shows by Stevie Wonder, Florence and the Machine and New Order.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2012
Florence and the Machine have pulled out of the Benicassim Festival 2012.
Wed, 11 Jul, 2012
Chart-topping singer-songwriter Florence Welch wants her own fashion line in the future.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2012
Florence and the Machine have announced a string of US tour dates.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2012
Adele has led the charge to propel women to a record share of album chart sales this year.
Sat, 12 Nov, 2011
Florence Welch's late grandmother inspired one of her new songs when she came to her in a dream.
Sun, 16 Oct, 2011
Florence Welch is planning her own fashion line, it has emerged.
Mon, 01 Aug, 2011
Beyonce Knowles has named her new album '4'.
Thu, 12 May, 2011
Up and coming acts James Blake, Jessie J and The Vaccines have been shortlisted to win next year’s critics’ choice title at the Brit Awards.
Fri, 10 Dec, 2010
The surviving 'X Factor' contestants will today discover who has made it through to the show’s final next week.
Sun, 05 Dec, 2010
Emma Thompson, Florence Welch and Sam Taylor-Wood have been named Women of the Year.
Tue, 02 Nov, 2010
Cheryl Cole duets with Dizzee Rascal on her new album.
Tue, 05 Oct, 2010
Florence and the Machine's second album is to be "intense" and feature "weird drum patterns".
Wed, 08 Sep, 2010
Sophie Ellis-Bextor wants to work with Kings of Leon.
Thu, 22 Apr, 2010
Boyzone have hit the top of the UK album charts today with the release of their new album 'Brothers'.
Sun, 14 Mar, 2010
Florence and the Machine have admitted taking a section of single 'Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up)' from another band, and agreed to pay royalties.
Wed, 24 Feb, 2010
TWO of Ireland’s leading pop and folk music stars who lost their lives last year have been honoured by their peers at the annual Irish Meteor awards gala.
Sat, 20 Feb, 2010
Last night’s Brits winners are enjoying a massive surge in album sales in the hours after the glitzy show.
Wed, 17 Feb, 2010
Florence Welch doesn't think the music industry is good for her sanity.
Sun, 31 Jan, 2010
Florence Welch wants a “brood of children” in the next decade.
Sun, 27 Dec, 2009
Florence Welch's mother wants her to quit music, it has emerged.
Tue, 01 Sep, 2009
Florence and The Machine, the bookies’ favourite for the Mercury Music Award will return to the Electric Picnic festival this year, it was announced today.
Wed, 22 Jul, 2009
Chart acts Kasabian, Glasvegas and Brit-winning Florence And The Machine were unveiled as contenders for this year’s Mercury Prize as the shortlist was announced today.
Tue, 21 Jul, 2009
American singer Lady Gaga is the latest act to be confirmed for this year's Oxegen Festival at Punchestown Racecourse in Co Kildare
Tue, 03 Mar, 2009
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