Music News: Florence and The Machine “What The Water Gave Me”

“Oh, my love. Don’t forget me.”

Hey, music lovers! Did you miss me? Yeah, I know you did (*wink*). Guess what? I’ve got some super-awesome music news for you today. This past week Florence and The Machine announced that their highly anticipated second album – The title is unknown as of yet – will be released November 7th, 2011. Now, I know you’re busy doing your happy dance and praising the musical goddess that is Florence Welch, but there’s more. Yes, you heard correctly. What The Water Gave Me, the first track off the new album, is now available for your listening pleasure. Oh, and it’s so good. And what’s this? An official music video? Why, yes. Yes, it is. You may now proceed to squee like a FanGirl. Go on, take a listen and tell me what you think.

What did you think of “What The Water Gave Me? Are you excited for the new album? Loved the music video? What’s your favorite Florence and The Machine song? Tell me in the comments!

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3 Comments Add yours

  1. Cindy says:

    You know, I haven’t listened to much Florence and the Machine, despite your continual praise of them. Now I’m wondering, why? This is such a good song with interesting, poetic lyrics and such unique instrumentation. The album is out in November, eh? Good, that should be enough time to catch up with all of their songs released so far. Knowing me, I will probably become a little obsessed for awhile (as I tend to do when I discover really talented artists).

    Hehe, when the blonde girl was shown dancing on the table, I thought, “That is definitely Kim.” 😉

    1. Well, if I made you take a second listen and become a Flo fan, I guess I’m doing my job right 😉 And I will take full responsibility when you become obsessed. It’s the least I can do. Lol.

      Yes, Flo always has the most interesting, intricate lyrics and melodies. This song is a bit different than her first album, though it just seems like a natural progression from the previous one (Does that make sense?). I love the part toward the end when the percussion swells and the tempo changes. There’s so many different types of musical styles mixed in this one song. I love it.

      Haha! I’m the one dancing on the table, huh? Well, I must admit, listening to Florence makes me want to get up and dance, but the hair color is way off. Lol 🙂

      P.S: I highly suggest getting the deluxe version of their first album, “Lungs.” It’s definitely worth it.

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