By Julien Marca - Updated
Bloc Party : “Alpha Games” gets its first single out !
Bloc Party is ready to rock again ! The band became overly famous back in 2005 with its debut album, Silent Alarm. They reproduced their success a second time with the massive success of A Weekend in the City in 2007, Intimacy in 2008, Four in 2011, and The Nextwave Sessions in 2013.
Bloc Party then changed formation, introducing Justin Harris and Louise Bartle on their fifth record, Hymns, in 2016. After a 5 years hiatus, the band is about to come back with a new opus ! They have announced their sixth album, Alpha Games, set to release on April 29th, 2022. The first single, Traps, is already out. And it’s a pure banger !
Here is the official tracklist for Alpha Games :
- Day Drinker
- You Should Know the Truth
- Callum Is a Snake
- Rough Justice
- The Girls Are Fighting
- Of Things Yet to Come
- Sex Magik
- By Any Means Necessary
- In Situ
- If We Get Caught
- The Peace Offering
Bloc Party’s 2022 UK Tour : all the details
What’s better to support a new album than a Tour ? Well, that’s what Bloc Party thinks too ! The band will be touring Europe and the UK in 2022. They will perform 8 shows in the UK between May and June next year, With 7 dates in England and 1 date in Scotland. As often, our Welsh and Irish pals will have to plan a trip to see their favourite band !
The general sale opens on December 3rd, at 9AM. Set a reminder and don’t miss it out ! After such a long absence, the band is well awaited by all their fanbase ! Alex leaves you all the relevant information down below.
All the details for Bloc Party’s 2022 UK Tour
Date & Place
26th – BIRMINGHAM O2 Academy Birmingham
27th – NOTTINGHAM Rock City
28th – LONDON Alexandra Palace
30th – BRISTOL O2 Academy Bristol
31st – MANCHESTER O2 Victoria Warehouse
02nd 2022 – NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE O2 City Hall
03rd 2022 – GLASGOW Barrowland Ballroom
04th 2022 – LEEDS O2 Academy Leeds
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