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Author:   Andres
Date:   Sep 24, 08 at 4:52pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Might try for one of the Wolverhampton gig dates.





Author:   Stefan
Date:   Oct 1, 08 at 9:37pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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just got 4 tickets for there january gig in glasgow! :D:D





Author:   Mocking Alvin
Date:   Oct 8, 08 at 2:14am (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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I just saw this and had to share, one of the funniest things i've seen in a while. This Bloc Party playing the MTV Video Music Brazil Awards. Apparently, they were forced to pretend to play live, rather than properlly performing. Anyways, this is what happens when you try and make Bloc Party lip sync and stuff:



Kele isn't even saying the lyrics, and is nowhere near the mic when he is talking. Matt stops playing drums at one point and by the end Gordon has his bass off...Russel might have thought they were really playing though, he doesn't look amused by the shenanigans.

x




Author:   Richardlfc
Date:   Oct 8, 08 at 7:14am (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Haha, gotta love Kele. <3

Stealth, we'll go together to Wolves Civic yeh?




Author:   Tko
Date:   Oct 31, 08 at 3:26pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Letter to my Son



Your visits are getting Shorter



YVAGS for the win, one of their best songs in my opinion.




Author:   Aphex
Date:   Oct 31, 08 at 8:49pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Why have them lip sync when the band is already there? Doesn't make sense to me but at least they were just joking around instead of actually doing it.





Author:   Stefan
Date:   Dec 9, 08 at 7:41pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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anyone think 'so here we are' is the best tune they ever wrote?






Author:   Richardlfc
Date:   Dec 9, 08 at 9:53pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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I find it annoying surpsingly.





Author:   Incidnia
Date:   Dec 9, 08 at 9:55pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Lol that video isn't even slighly convincing that they are actually performing. It really just sounds like a CD is being played. Lol.



Author:   George2
Date:   Feb 7, 09 at 8:55pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Bloc Party = Best band ever

They have announced they are doing a UK tour in October called Bloctober but they're not coming to my city though!!!



Author:   Irish Gamer
Date:   Feb 7, 09 at 9:30pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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quote stefan1888
anyone think 'so here we are' is the best tune they ever wrote?

Much prefer Plans to be honest. I have to pick up their most recent stuff, haven't gotten around to it yet.



Author:   screamingabdabs
Date:   Feb 7, 09 at 9:54pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Really starting to wonder how Your Visits Are Getting Shorter wasn't on Intimacy.





Author:   Incidnia
Date:   Feb 7, 09 at 10:00pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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Every AWiTC B-Side is better than half of the album itself. It's crazy how some didn't make the album.



Author:   EricF
Date:   Feb 7, 09 at 11:12pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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They're one of the few bands that have all good B sides in my opinion. Although I don't think I could get rid of any songs off of A Weekend In The City, besides On. I wouldn't mind if Selfish Son was actually on the album.

You gotta love the last three tracks of that album though (I Still Remember, Sunday and SRXT).




Author:   Incidnia
Date:   Feb 7, 09 at 11:23pm (PST)
Subject:   re: Bloc Party
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The middle 3 or so tracks are boring, but the album as a whole is still great in my opinion. BP should make a proper release of the B-sides though, like The Killers did with Sawdust. I mean the collection of B-Sides is collectively named Another Weekend.... but it would be nice for an official release of it.


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