Bloc Party - Page 5

Lollapalooza 2008: Friday In Photos

One day into Lolla, and Radiohead have already made the trip worth it. Also Chuck Bass -- we saw him chilling in the media area.
Scott Lapatine | August 2, 2008 - 3:30 pm

John Lydon And Kele Okereke’s Punch Out

While we were flying back from Chicago, news spread hard and fast about a spat between outspoken post-punk kid Kele Okereke and outspoken punk-punk grandaddy…
Amrit Singh | July 22, 2008 - 11:27 am

New Bloc Party Video – “Mercury”

This weekend a couple of British music sites posted about a RATM82407.com-styled countdown at Bloc Party's homepage. Turns out the countdown was for the unveiling…
Amrit Singh | July 7, 2008 - 3:33 pm

Stereogum Presents… RAC Vol. 1

André Allen Anjos's Remix Artist Collective came on our radar last spring with some inspired Bloc Party and Tokyo Police Club remixes. We've kept an…
Scott Lapatine | June 10, 2008 - 10:24 pm

Stereogum & team9 Present… MySplice 2.0: 2007 Mashed Up

In what is fast becoming a Stereogum tradition, we've once again conspired with master bootlegger team9 for a celebration of the year in singles. Of…
Stereogum | December 30, 2007 - 8:19 pm

New Bloc Party Video – “Flux”

Folks were mixed on Kele's "Flux" vocordered vocals, but everything is just a bit sweeter when it's served up with dancing junk monsters, robots, and…
Stereogum | October 17, 2007 - 1:48 pm

New Bloc Party – “Flux” (And Conan O’Brien Video)

News came yesterday from the Bloc Party camp of a new single -- news that would've excited us more a year or two ago, but…
Stereogum | October 5, 2007 - 9:51 am

Austin City Limits ’07: Sunday In Photos, “Best Of” List

At some point we called this year's Austin City Limits festival "Friday and Sunday heavy," but that shit ain't right; this year's ACL…
Stereogum | September 18, 2007 - 2:01 pm

Bloc Party Cover Nelly Furtado

Shouldn't be shocked by that post title; Kele's been a sucker for the pop tarts from the start. In fact, he's going on to any…
Stereogum | April 17, 2007 - 5:30 pm

New Bloc Party – “Hunting For Witches (RAC Remix)”

Maybe you love A Weekend In The City so much that you need more versions of its songs. Or, just maybe you dislike A Weekend
Stereogum | April 4, 2007 - 11:02 am

Okereke Calls Oasis Most Overrated, Stupidly Hip Band Ever

A little while back, Liam Gallagher slagged Bloc Party as "a band off University Challenge" (a UK trivia show for college kids). And we're with…
Stereogum | March 29, 2007 - 10:19 am

Call Bloc Party Tuneless, Make Headlines

A "rising Scottish crossover star," Calvin Harris, has lambasted Bloc Party for their musical tedium, and it is most definitely, not at all a publicity…
Stereogum | March 23, 2007 - 9:51 am

Bloc Party Changed On Stage

No, we don't mean that Kele switched outfits mid-set. We mean that British kids sure like throwing shit at the bands they go to see.
Stereogum | February 19, 2007 - 10:59 am

Why’d You Have To Get So Fucking Useless?

Kele's been thinking little thoughts about the irresponsible rockstardom of Jack White. He told NME:I was amazing [sic] when Jack White said it wasn't his…
Stereogum | January 31, 2007 - 10:41 am

Bloc Party (What It Do)

Clipse had a great year with Hell Hath No Fury, and since its release the record's enjoyed a second life as a mash-up fave. First…
Stereogum | January 24, 2007 - 12:21 pm