Tagged: Bloc Party

Full Glastonbury Lineup Announced

We’ve been scrambling to keep you up-to-date as Glastonbury’s slowly leaked megaconfirmation after megaconfirmation in the past few months. But today’s full lineup announcement is something to behold. read more »

POSTED May 26, 2009 3:32PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Five Questions For The Whip

How many sexual innuendos have you gotten in reference to your band name? What, you mean like bondage or S&M-type stuff? None. None at all. read more »

POSTED May 13, 2009 1:48PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Silversun Pickups & Eulogies Perform At Benefit For Pablove Foundation

Silversun Pickups and Eulogies will be rocking for a good cause this Thursday at the Echoplex in Los Angeles. Tickets go on sale tonight and all proceeds benefit The Pablove Foundation. read more »

POSTED April 28, 2009 6:15PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , ,

Bloc Party, Longwave @ Terminal 5 | NYC

As I headed down 56th toward Terminal Five, the massive crowd I saw teeming outside the entrance was no shock — I knew the show had been sold out for weeks and I was definitely feeling the appropriate level of thankfulness for my job, which allowed me to walk right into the Bloc Party/Longwave show, navigate the sea of people and find an open seat on the mezzanine. read more »

POSTED March 26, 2009 4:52PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Win Tickets To See Bloc Party And Longwave In NYC

Both Bloc Party and Longwave put out new material late last year, but it wouldn’t matter if they had records to promote or not, these shows at Terminal 5 next week are already sold out. Lucky for you, we have one pair to give away to the closing show on March 25. read more »

POSTED March 16, 2009 6:31PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

No Age And Mogwai Among Remixers For Bloc Party Album Due In May

Bloc Party are set to release a remixed version of their third album Intimacy on May 11 (in the U.K.), and aside from the lead single — a version of “Signs”, remixed by Armand Van Helden (out April 27 in the U.K.) — we’ve learned that among the bakers dozen enlisted to remix the album are No Age and Mogwai. read more »

POSTED March 16, 2009 6:02PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

New Music Thursday – Queens Club

Sometimes, when the clouds part, the seas grow calm and beasts large and small live together in harmony, a band that covets their influences and shapes said influences into something all their own comes along. That band in this case is Kansas City, Missouri’s, Queens Club. read more »

POSTED March 5, 2009 12:42PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

Bloc Party, The Ting Tings Announce U.S. Tours

It was British Thursday around here yesterday (evidence here and here), so why not keep the trend alive with a little more news from across the pond today. Although this time, it’s actually about crossing the pond, as Bloc Party and The Ting Tings announce U.S. tour dates for the spring. read more »

POSTED January 16, 2009 3:50PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: ,

Bloc Party Premieres Video For "One Month Off"

With a few more tour dates to wrap up here in the States before heading home, Bloc Party has premiered the video for the latest single from their not-quite-critically-acclaimed October release, Intimacy. read more »

POSTED December 12, 2008 11:19PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Audio: Bloc Party, “Mercury”

Sometimes we give an artist his/her/their first cover thinking he/she/them will be the biggest artists in the world someday, sometimes we just think they are great right at that particular moment. To wit, the above … read more »

POSTED July 7, 2008 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,