Rejoice Bloc Party fans in the UK! The band have just announced a string of UK dates set for June on which it will give fans a chance to marinate in some new tracks from their forthcoming album which they are working on in the studio now after announcing they'd signed to Frenchkiss Records. The news broke today when Kele posted a lovely little message to fans"
Hello internet, I know it’s been a long two and half years since bloc party last performed in the UK. Well it seems that wait is over, we are happy to announce a short run of intimate shows for our friends in the UK and our friends in the US. We will be playing choice cuts from our new record as well as some more familiar jams. We hope to see you soon.
Eager to see them?! Me too! Dates can be seen after the jump including the band's busy Summer schedule and dates across the pond. Tickets are on sale now so what are you waiting for? Go grab them here.
Bloc Party Tour Dates 2012:
19 – Garage - Glasgow
20 – The Ritz - Manchester
21 – Koko - London
04 – Heineken Opener Festival, Gdynia PO
08 – Ruisrock Festival, Turku FI
12 – BBK Live, Bilbao ES
13-15 – Melt Festival, Ferropolis DE
30 – The Republik, Honolulu HI USA
03 – Hard Festival, LA USA
03-05 – Osheaga Festival, Montreal CA
08 – Terminal 5, New York NY USA
11– The Pool @ The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas NV USA
16-18–Frequency, St Polten AT
04 – Mallorca Rocks, Mallorca ES
05 – Ibiza Rocks, Ibiza ES