The band want you to dig out your Christmas costumes for a special gig…

Bloc Party are planning a special Christmas themed fancy-dress gig at LONDON HEAVEN.

The band are inviting fans to dress-up for their show at the London venue later this month (December 14).

They will be offering a prize for the best three costumes and the lucky winners will given the chance to join Bloc Party after the show for a party.

New Cross’ finest have also promised to join in the spirit of the evening as well by taking to the stage in fancy dress.

Support for the London show comes from Kano.

Bloc Party will play Manchester Academy 3 the night before (December 13) with support from Ladyfuzz (singer Kele Oreke’s old band). Neil’s Children will play both dates.

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