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Earlier this year, Bloc Party came off of hiatus, reassembling to release the new album Four. Director James Lees put together the new video for their post-hardcore clanger "Kettling," and it's a…   Read Story »
Since Bloc Party announced details for their new album, Four, in May, we've heard "Day Four" and seen the video for "Octopus." Now, the band is streaming the entire record at their website. Head to…   Read Story »
Over the weekend, thousands of fans flocked to this year's Outside Lands at Golden Gate Park. Overcast and chilly weather was offset by the fire from the Metallica pyrotechnics and warm vibes from…   Read Story »
Gearing up for the release of their fourth album aptly entitled Four, Bloc Party stopped by Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio for a taping of a KCRW session that will air on August 15th. KCRW Music…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, we saw the video for "Octopus," a clip that showed us that Bloc Party still know how to write a hyperkinetic dance-rock track. Today, they're coming through with another look at…   Read Story »
The back-in-action Bloc Party are returning next month with their new album Four, and today they've given us the video for first single "Octopus." The clip, directed by Nova Dando, mostly focuses on…   Read Story »
Last night, Bloc Party played their first show in three years, kicking off a world tour to introduce Four, their forthcoming fourth full-length due in August. Seven of the 17 songs performed were…   Read Story »
After announcing a new record was in the works in January, Bloc Party's Kele Okereke took to his website to reveal details for Bloc Party's new album, Four, the band's first new album since 2008's…   Read Story »
New year, new albums in the works from stylish bands of the aughts. This week, Zane Lowe's BBC show has been the staging ground for announcements by the Killers' Brandon Flowers and Bloc Party's Kele…   Read Story »
The "Festival Issue" of Five Dials magazine includes poetry by Ryan Adams, a short story by Kele Okereke, ruminations by Arcade Fire violinist Sarah Neufeld, and essays by James Murphy, Dean Wareham,…   Read Story »