Bloc Party’s Fall Party Plans

Bloc Party fans have another batch of U.S. shows to look forward to with September dates booked on the East Coast, Midwest and West Coast, along with several Canadian gigs.

The British indie rock band is taking preorders for its fourth studio album, appropriately titled Four. Due out Aug. 21 on Frenchkiss Records, the upcoming release is the follow-up to 2008’s Intimacy.

Previously announced North American dates include headline shows in Honolulu July 30, New York City Aug. 7-9 and Las Vegas Aug. 11, as well as festival appearances at Hard Summer Festival in Los Angeles, Chicago’s Lollapalooza, Osheaga Festival in Montreal and Outside Lands in San Francisco.

Photo: Hard Rock Hotel / Erik Kabik / RETNA
Big Damn Holiday Jam, The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, Nev.

After making the rounds to European festivals, Bloc Party will be back on this side of the Atlantic for a fall tour that begins Sept. 10 in Toronto.

The complete North American fall schedule is below.

Sept. 10 – Toronto, Ontario, Danforth Music Hall    
Sept. 14 – Boston, Mass., House Of Blues Boston
Sept. 15 – Upper Darby, Pa., Tower Theatre    
Sept. 16 – Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club    
Sept. 17 – Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club
Sept. 19 – Royal Oak, Mich., Royal Oak Music Theatre    
Sept. 21 – Chicago, Ill., Riviera Theatre    
Sept. 22 – Minneapolis, Minn., First Avenue    
Sept. 23 – Winnipeg, Manitoba, Burton Cummings Theatre    
Sept. 25 – Edmonton, Alberta, Edmonton Event Centre    
Sept. 26 – Calgary, Alberta, MacEwan Hall
Sept. 28 – Seattle, Wash., Showbox SoDo
Sept. 29 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Vogue Theatre

A fan club presale for the U.S. dates began today. An additional presale for select dates begins Jun 28. Tickets for Winnipeg and Edmonton are on sale now. The general onsale for the rest of the dates begins June 29.

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