Bloc Party announce North American shows

They include a show at Madison Square Garden

Bloc Party have announced the first two shows of their ninth North American tour, scheduled to begin in September.

The band have confirmed they will play the legendary Madison Square Garden (theatre) in New York City as well as a show at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto.

Presale for the shows begins tomorrow (June 26) to Bloc Partyfanclub members while the general public will be able to purchase tickets on Friday (June 29).

The dates are:

Toronto, ONT Ricoh Coliseum (September 28)

New York, NYTheatre at Madison Square Garden (October 3)

–By our New York staff.

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