As Bloc Party gear up to return to touring after a two year hiatus this month by playing a short run of intimate shows, they have now announced a full extended October tour.

The tour will showcase the band's new material from upcoming album, FOUR and old favourites with tour support coming from Theme Park. Pre-sale for the October shows go on sale Wednesday June 20th via the band's website then with genreal sale taking place Friday 22nd.

The band will release their first new studio album FOUR, since 2008. A full list of October dates are below:

October Dates:

  • 12/10 Newcastle O2 Academy
  • 13/10 Leeds O2 Academy
  • 14/10 Glasgow Academy
  • 15/10 Birmingham Academy
  • 17/10 Southampton Guildhall
  • 18/10 Bristol O2 Academy
  • 19/10 Manchester WHP
  • 20/10 Cambridge Corn Exchange