Bloc Party, who will be releasing their highly-anticipated album FOUR on August 21st via Frenchkiss Records, have announced that The Bowery Presents Live will be streaming their sold-out August 8th show in full HD, live from Terminal 5 in NYC starting at 9:30 pm EDT. Check out the trailer HERE. Fans can join in for the full show and participate in an interactive live chat HERE.
Bloc Party is currently on the road and making a number of festival appearances in U.S. In addition, they recently announced their Fall tour with Ceremony. See full list of dates below!
Watch the video for “Octopus” HERE.
The U.S. tour dates:
8/7/12 New York, NY @ Terminal 5 *sold out*
8/8/12 New York, NY @ Terminal 5 *sold out*
8/9/12 New York, NY @ Terminal 5 *sold out*
8/11/12 Las Vegas, NV @ The Pool at The Cosmopolitan
8/12/12 San Francisco, CA @ Outside Lands
9/14/12 Boston, MA @ House of Blues
9/15/12 Philadelphia, PA @ Tower Theatre
9/16/12 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
9/17/12 Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
9/19/12 Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
9/21/12 Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theatre
9/22/12 Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
9/28/12 Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo
About The Bowery Presents
The Bowery Presents is an independent promotion company based in New York City. With a core business based around great music, its mission is to bring the best bands to the best venues and to provide a great concert experience for fans and artists, along with reasonable ticket prices. Over the years, The Bowery Presents has worked with a vast cross-section of some of the most talented performing artists, including Willie Nelson, Aretha Franklin, LCD Soundsystem, Kings of Leon, My Morning Jacket, Passion Pit and Deadmau5. The company’s activities center on programming live music in the venues it owns and operates including several in New York and New Jersey—Terminal 5, The Bowery Ballroom, Mercury Lounge, Music Hall of Williamsburg and The Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, N.J. The Bowery Presents also presents shows at such New York City venues as Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and the Beacon Theatre, and across the Northeast, in venues like the Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Art Center, located on the campus of Finger Lakes Community College in upstate New York. The company launched The Bowery Presents: Boston—an extension of the company with an office headquartered in Boston at the Royale—reopened The State Theatre in Portland, Maine, and most recently opened Union Transfer in Philadelphia. For further information, go to www.bowerypresents.com/
About Show Cobra
Show Cobra, a boutique media agency and production company specializing in live-music production for digital and linear platforms, continually works with a range of iconic artists, brands, agencies and networks to create groundbreaking music and entertainment properties. In 2011, YouTube and Lexus commissioned The Bowery Presents and Show Cobra to curate and produce a live-stream of the Broken Social Scene concert at Terminal 5. Other recent productions of note include SPIN magazine’s 25th anniversary, for which Show Cobra and TBP curated an all-star lineup and produced five consecutive nights of live-streamed shows from New York City, and coproduction of the National’s live-stream at BAM for Vevo and American Express. Show Cobra also produced all of IFC’s SXSW Coverage in 2010 and 2011 for both linear television and the Web. For further information, go to http://www.showcobra.com/