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FLORENCE + THE MACHINE ANNOUNCE US TOUR SUMMER 2011

Exclusive Pre-Sale with Gilt City Followed by Public Onsale Beginning February 18th *Unless Otherwise Noted

Florence + The Machine’s success in the United States seems to have no intention of slowing down. After performing at last night’s 2011 Grammy Awards as well as the Oscars and Elton John’s annual Oscar party on February 27th, Florence Welch and her very talented Machine are pleased to announce shows this summer in the United States. She’ll be headlining venues across the country, as well as garnering a prestigious opening slot for U2 at select dates. See all tour dates below.

For the upcoming tour, Florence + the Machine is partnering exclusively with Gilt City (Gilt Groupe’s newest luxury site that provides its members insider access to the best a city has to offer) to sell advance tickets to shows in 9 cities throughout the US. Members of the site will be offered the chance to pay $75 for a pre-sale ticket AND a limited edition poster designed by Florence.

Below are the show locations and the dates when the offer goes live on the site:

Monday, February 14th • New York • Los Angeles • Philadelphia • Minneapolis • Atlanta • Orlando

Tuesday, February 15th • Boston • Chicago • San Francisco

To purchase tickets on Gilt City, please visit: http://www.giltcity.com/city/florence?opr=FlorenceMarchine&plet=FMSite

Florence + The Machine Summer Tour 2011: 6/12 – Berkeley, CA – Greek Theater 6/13 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theater 6/17 – Minneapolis, MN – Weesner Ampitheater (onsale Feb. 25) 6/18 – Chicago, IL – Aragon Ballroom 6/20 – Philadelphia, PA – Festival Pier 6/22 – Baltimore, MD – M&T Bank Stadium ** w/U2 6/23 – Boston, MA – Bank of America Pavilion 6/24 – New York, NY – Central Park Summerstage 6/26 – East Lansing, MI – Spartan Stadium ** w/ U2 6/29 – Miami, FL – Sunlife Stadium ** w/ U2 6/30 – Orlando, FL – Hard Rock Live 7/1 – Atlanta, GA – Fox Theater 7/2 – Nashville, TN – Vanderbilt Stadium ** w/U2
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