Bloc Party - Bloc Party

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Album Review

Release date: 14 September 2004

Bloc Party - Bloc Party

Bloc Party : Silent Alarm

Varied in tone and stylistically uncategorisable, one thing is clear about Bloc Party’s debut album: it’s bloody brilliant...

It’s the most cringeworthy thing a new band can do and Bloc Party are the latest band to be guilty of it. “We’re unpigeonholeable!” they’ve squealed in recent interviews. Sheesh, fellas, frankly you’re not being helpful. I’ve got more than 1,000 words to write and I fully intend on finding you a cosy little pigeonhole to squeeze into – sit back, relax, this won’t hurt a...

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  • Sep 12, 2005

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Bloc Party News

Bloc Party's Kele Okereke says black British music culture is being eroded

Bloc Party's Kele Okereke says black British music culture is being eroded

"The people who are reaping the greatest rewards from black music are not black" he writes

Kele Okereke to release vinyl single made on a 3D printer

Kele Okereke to release vinyl single made on a 3D printer

'Down Boy' will be put out in aid of music therapy charity Nordoff Robins

Bloc Party to release 'Tapes' for !K7 label mixed by Kele Okereke

Bloc Party to release 'Tapes' for !K7 label mixed by Kele Okereke

Frontman describes working on the mix as "like having an affair"

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