‘Fatherland’ is “deeply personal” and “gorgeously progressive”
Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke has confirmed the UK outfit are making a new album and have already begun recording. Okereke broke the news on triple j this afternoon, confirming the band are “at the writing slash recording stage” and have about 18 ideas to work with. He said they hope to lay those ideas
Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke has opened up about the possibility of another Bloc Party album in the near future, saying the best way for the band to honour next year’s 10th anniversary of debut studio album Silent Alarm would be to “make more records”. “To be honest, I’m not so interested in looking backwards,”
Today’s Record Roundup showcases three acts who have managed to craft a unique sound and achieve well-earned critical acclaim within an increasingly crowded scene, with new releases from California duo Foxygen, Bloc Party frontman turned solo act Kele and acclaimed Seattle artist Perfume Genius. Foxygen – …And Star Power Californian purveyors of ’60s pop rock
Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke has leapt to the defence of the notoriously controversial rapper Azealia Banks over her threat to leak her album, Broke With Expensive Taste on April 15th, just one day before its last confirmed release date. The album was originally slated to be unveiled back in September 2012. In a blog
Kele Okereke has premiered a new song called God Has A Way, joining Rudimental and Disclosure in the revival of the UK garage scene. The frontman of London alternative dance-rock group Bloc Party had his first shot at solo work with 2010’s The Boxer, and he now has a four-track EP titled Heartbreaker set for
Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke has spoken to NME, revealing he feels his days in Bloc Party might be numbered. His fears come after catching the rest of the band in a recording session without his knowledge. “I was actually having lunch about three weeks ago, just here on 8th Avenue, and I saw somebody
Bloc Party singer Kele Okereke is set to release his first solo album The Boxer. Released through Wichita / Cooperative Music on June 21st it sees the enigmatic frontman push the boundaries of pop and electronica to boldly step out as an artist in his own right.