Image via: BBC

“We hope through the Glastonbury ley lines this gets to you.”

Bumped up at the 11th hour to replace the Foo Fighters after Dave Growl broke his leg, Florence + The Machine yesterday (June 26) played their first Glastonbury headline set on the Pyramid Stage.

It was as enthusiastic a set as you’d expect from a band given top billing at the last minute, with Florence Welch being particularly grateful to Grohl for the opportunity, sending him well-wishes “through the Glastonbury ley lines”. The band even covered the Foo Fighters’ ‘Times Like These’ in the US three-piece’s honour.

You can rewatch the whole thing on the BBC iPlayer (where poor Florence is still listed as “Foo Fighters”), or just watch the band’s cover of ‘Times Like These’ below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHUK6Bxvbuk

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