At SPIN’s recent celebration of the Year in Music, a fortunate crowd at intimate NYC club Don Hill’s was treated to a one-of-a-kind stripped down performance by Artist of the Year honoree Florence + the Machine, plus a stellar opening set from Florida indie rockers Surfer Blood. Watch exclusive performances from that special night below, with two songs from each act.
Presented by New Era and sponsored by mike’s HARD PUNCH® and Rdio, the party was DJed by Yeasayer’s Chris Keating.
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WATCH: Florence and the Machine, “Dog Days Are Over”
WATCH: Florence and the Machine, “Cosmic Love”
WATCH: Surfer Blood, “Twin Peaks”
VIDEO BY MATT JACOBY / AUDIO BY TOM BEAUJOUR