Posts Tagged ‘bloc party’

Don’t Believe the Hype: Highly Anticipated Albums That Didn’t Deliver

Anticipation can be a double-edged sword. While a hyped up album or long-awaited release builds interest, it also raises expectations. In some cases, it yields the kind of album that impacts in very special way. Take... Read more »

Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke Releases the First Song Ever Printed on 3D Vinyl

It isn’t unusual for Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke to release solo music in-between his other band-related activities. In fact he’s been recording and producing independent material for the better part of the past three years.... Read more »

Bloc Party Lead Singer Kele’s New Song Will Surprise You

Kele Okereke may be best known as the frontman for the high-energy rock of Bloc Party, but it sounds like he’s heading in a different direction for his upcoming solo work. Kele is set to release... Read more »

RAC ft. Kele (of Bloc Party) & MNDR – “Let Go”

Prolific DJs/producers RAC have been serving up stellar remix after stellar remix, and after working on the songs of others, they’re finally ready to release their debut LP of original material. Our first taste of the... Read more »

Listen to Rustie’s Remix of Bloc Party’s “Ratchet”

Rustie doesn’t release new material very often, but when he does, it’s bound to go hard. For his latest remix, the Scottish DJ flips Bloc Party‘s “Ratchet” and incorporates hand claps (always fun) and wobbly, glitchy... Read more »

Bloc Party Announces New EP, Share Video For Brand-New “Ratchet”

Earlier today, Bloc Party announced the upcoming release of “Next Wave Sessions,” a five-song EP set to drop on August 12. “Ratchet” is one of two tracks produced with legendary London producer Dan Carey, and the... Read more »

Video: Bloc Party – “Truth”

From their latest album Four, Bloc Party release visuals for one of the standout tracks, “Truth.” Just like in the video for “Octopus,” they use a really choppy, cutting-pace camera technique throughout the video to match the stabbing... Read more »

Bloc Party Announces 2013 Tour

In support of their fourth album, Four, Bloc Party has announced a North American tour. The tour will begin on January 11th after a couple of shows on the West coast and in Mexico, and will... Read more »

Video: Bloc Party Performs on Jimmy Kimmel Live

In between releasing the music video for “Kettling” and embarking on a sold-out UK tour, Bloc Party found some time last night to stop by Jimmy Kimmel Live in support of their latest album, Four. The... Read more »

Video: Bloc Party – “Kettling”

In Bloc Party‘s new video for Four cut “Kettling,” children’s schoolyard games are given a dark edge, which is matched by the clip’s surprising ending. The track, just like the album is a spiky, punky, aural assault and... Read more »