Florence + The Machine - Lungs
Critic Score
Based on 23 reviews
2009 Ratings: #79 / 832
Year End Rank: #23
User Score
Based on 308 ratings
2009 Ratings: #47
July 6, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Island / Label
Paul Epworth, James Ford, Steve Mackie / Producer
Indie Pop / Genres
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It's a good idea to listen back to the entirety of Florence and the Machine's debut, and not just the songs that got huge and endured. This is because, well, it's quite good, but it's also fun to see the birth of her now-distinctive aesthetic. Several songs have the instrumentation and melodies that could have been delivered by several singers who get lumped into the quirky British indie pop girl crowd, but the arrangements were too small to box in Florence Walsh's enormous voice. It's an album ... read more
Dark, beautiful, weird, and highlighted with Florence's amazing voice. "Lungs" is a great debut from a now great pop artist.

Fav Tracks: Howl, Dog Days Are Over, Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up), Cosmic Love, Between Two Lungs, I'm Not Calling You A Liar, Drumming Song, A Kiss With A Fist

Least Fav Track: Girl With One Eye

Playful and dark, like a Tim Burton film. I like it A LOT!!!
One o the best's albums i have ever heard!
Favorite songs: Howl / Rabbit Heart (Fair It Up) / Cosmic Love / Drumming Song / Between Two Lungs / My Boy Builds Coffins / Dog Days Are Over / You've Got The Love
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Track List

  1. Dog Days Are Over 
  2. Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up) 
  3. I'm Not Calling You A Liar 
  4. Howl 
  5. Kiss With A Fist 
  6. Girl With One Eye 
  7. Drumming 
  8. Betweeen Two Lungs 
  9. Cosmic Love 
  10. My Boy Builds Coffins 
  11. Hurricane Drunk 
  12. Blinding 
  13. You've Got The Love
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