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Posted at 08:05 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Florence + the Machine, Old Crow Medicine Show: Hot Tickets


Florence + the Machine performs at Merriweather Post Pavilion this September. (Chris Pizzello/AP)
With the powerful vox of lead singer Florence Welch, it has taken only two albums for English indie rock group Florence + the Machine to achieve breakthrough success. Now comes the big tour to match. The band headlines Merriweather Post Pavilion on Sept 19 with openers the Weeknd and the Maccabees. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly and cost $40 to $55.

Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly for the following shows at the 9:30 Club:
Bach2Rock June 23-24 ($5).
Scissor Sisters July 3 ($40).
Old Crow Medicine Show and the Milk Carton Kids Aug. 2-3 ($35).
Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz, Edison and Dark Time Sunshine Aug. 5 ($20).
Patrick Watson Sept. 5 ($15).

Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly for the following shows at U Street Music Hall:
Bach2Rock June 10 ($5).
Spanglish Fly June 16 ($15).
K. Flay June 20 ($12).
Nobody Beats the Drum June 21 ($12).
Eli “Paperboy” Reed June 22 ($12).
Ours July 19 ($15).
Liars July 25 ($20).

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for:
• “How to Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular” July 19-22 at Verizon Center ($24.50-$59.50).
Washington Kastles vs. Kansas City Explorers July 22 at Kastles Stadium at the Wharf ($45-$85).
• “American Idol Live” Aug. 8 at Verizon Center ($30.50-$66).
• “American Idol Live” Aug. 9 at 1st Mariner Arena ($28.50-$64).

Tickets go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster for the following shows at the Birchmere:
John Hiatt & the Combo Sept. 21-23 ($55).
Howie Day Aug. 11 ($25).

Tickets go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster for the King’s Men, featuring Kirk Franklin, Donnie McClurkin, Marvin Sapp and Israel Houghton Oct. 6 at Verizon Center ($29.50-$99).

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