The Blueskins join the Domino/Vice showcase…

Bloc Party are to be joined by another top British band as part of the DOMINO/VICE showcase at this year’s SOUTH BY SOUTH WEST (SXSW) festival in TEXAS.

The Blueskins will now join a line-up which also features Adem, Ulrich Schnauss, Death From Above and The Panthers.

The Domino/Vice showcase will take place in Austin’s Blender Bar@The Ritz on March 17.

The Blueskins will warm up for the appearance by playing a handful of UK shows.

The dates are:

Newcastle The Cluney (March 1)

Hull Adelphi (2)

Leeds Cockpit (3)

York Fibbers (4)

Middlesbrough Empire (5)

For availability [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.