Katy Perry Makes Out With Florence + the Machine's Robert Ackroyd

Celebrity News Apr. 23, 2012 AT 11:50AM
Katy Perry Robert Ackroyd at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on April 22, 2012 in Indio, California. Katy Perry Robert Ackroyd at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on April 22, 2012 in Indio, California. Credit: WENN.com

She kissed a new boy -- and she liked it!

Katy Perry was among the many celebs at Coachella Music Festival in Indio, Calif. over the weekend. And the "Part of Me" singer, 27, had a handsome male companion by her side for the outdoor fest: Robert Ackroyd, a guitarist for Florence + the Machine.

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In photos from Sunday, the star, who reached a divorce settlement with Russell Brand in February, packed on the PDA with the tattooed British rocker as they took in the shows: Hugging, holding hands and kissing in the audience.

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Although British comic Brand, 36, has reportedly been dating up a storm following the dissolution of his 14-month marriage to Perry, the chart-topping singer's love life has been much quieter, and she's been focusing instead an upcoming 3-D concert film, commercial shoots and more.

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And her weekend hookup with Ackroyd may just be a fun distraction.

"Katy's been trying to get [Russell] back!" a close Perry pal told Us Weekly recently. "She's a lost soul right now."

Katy Perry kissing Robert Ackroyd, guitar player for Florence and The Machine, at the Coachelle Music Festival on April 22, 2012 in Indio, California.
Katy Perry kissing Robert Ackroyd, guitar player for Florence and The Machine, at the Coachelle Music Festival on April 22, 2012 in Indio, California.
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"Right now, Katy and Russell are trying to get to the point where they can at least be friends," says a Perry pal.

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