Bloc Party to play BBC Electric Proms

Kele Okereke and co to play London’s Roundhouse venue

Bloc Party will play a one-off gig in London on October 27, as part of the forthcoming series of BBC Electric Proms gigs.

Other bands performing include Kaiser Chiefs, Paul McCartney, Mark Ronson and Reverend And The Makers, who will play an intimate show at the Camden Barfly venue on October 26.

Razorlight’s Johnny Borrell will also play a one-off gig collaborating with former Kinks lead singer Ray Davies on October 28, also at the Roundhouse venue.

Tickets for the Bloc Party gig will go on sale from midday on Wednesday (October 3).

Highlights of all the gigs will be broadcast on BBC Two.

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now.