Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke announces full solo tour and ticket details

Singer to play UK shows this summer

Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke has announced details of his first full solo UK tour.

Kele will play two one-off shows – on June 11 at the Plug in Sheffield and June 24 at the Digital in Brighton, as warm-ups for his Glastonbury Festival slot on the John Peel Stage on June 25. He then kicks off his full tour in July.

Kele recently made ‘Tenderoni’, his first solo single, available to hear online. His album, ‘The Boxer’, is out on June 21.

Kele will play:

Sheffield Plug (June 11)
Brighton Digital (24)
Leeds Cockpit (July 1)
Oxford Academy 2 (2)
Southampton University (3)
Norwich Waterfront (5)
London Village Underground (6)
Newcastle Digital (8)
Bristol Thekla (12)
Nottingham Ultra (13)
Birmingham Academy 2(14)

Tickets go on sale at 9am (BST) on May 7. To check the availability of Kele tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.