MAZZY STAR & FLORENCE + THE MACHINE ADDED TO OPTIMUS ALIVE LINE UP.
MAZZY STAR are one of the most memorable bands of the 90s, despite having only released three albums. In 2012 they are back recording and on the road, playing at Optimus Alive’12 on July 15th joining the already confirmed, Radiohead.
The heady collaboration between Hope Sandoval and David Roback began to bear fruit in 1990 with the release of their debut album of Mazzy Star, “She Hangs Brightly”, but has become indelibly marked in music history with the launch of the second long-duration, “So Tonight That I Might See” (1993), which was included the most successful career in the U.S. duet, “Into The Dust
Also announced today are FLORENCE + THE MACHINE who will hit the stage on the 14th July. In 2009, Florence + The Machine impressed with the world debut album, “Lungs,” which included the singles “You’ve Got the Love,” “Dogs Day Are Over” or “Kiss With a Fist.” The album won audiences and critics, and earned several awards.
The often difficult second full-length was easily surpassed by Florence Welsh with the explosive “ceremonials.” The album went straight to No1. in the UK.
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