ACL 2012 Day 1: Florence + The Machine

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As I'm writing this, Florence Welch is still delivering a powerful set at the Bud Light stage (she started at 6:30pm). She's going through basically every song from her two albums (Lungs and Ceremonials), but I wanted to come back to the media tent and and warn those inexperienced in big festivals: if you really want to get up close and personal for your favorite artist's set, you better show up early. Waaaay early, especially at the Bud Light stage, the place where the main headliners will be performing. If you don't, this is what you get.


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