US mini-tour announced!
Bloc Party will be returning to the States again this summer for a series of shows scattered around their August Lollapalooza appearance. Here's the full list of dates:
28.07.08 Pomona, CA - The Glass House
29.07.08 Los Angeles, CA - Mayan Theater
30.07.08 San Francisco, CA - The Fillmore
01.08.08 Chicago, IL - Lollapalooza
05.08.08 Philadelphia, PA - The Fillmore at the TLA
06.08.08 New York City, NY - Webster Hall
07.08.08 New York City, NY - Webster Hall
09.08.08 Baltimore, MD - Virgin Mobile Festival
Tickets will go on sale at the beginning of May from here, though members of Marshals will be able to buy tickets from April 29th (today!).
Pin Me Down update
Whilst Bloc Party are still being busy little studio bees, Pin Me Down have announced more news, including further details of their upcoming 'Cryptic' single release and their first ever live shows! 'Cryptic' will now be released on June 2nd in Europe, preceded by an iTunes UK digital exclusive version of the single on May 19th and a 12" vinyl release on 26th May. Here're the tracklistings announced so far...
12" vinyl tracklisting:
A1. Cryptic (original)
A2. Cryptic Repuzzled (Jamie Ellis & Russell Lissack mix)
B1. Cryptic Phones Materialisation Mix (Paul Epworth)
The digital single will feature the tracks above, plus an exclusive mix:
Cryptic (Dave P & Adam Sparkles mix)
In support of the single, Pin Me Down will be performing their first European live dates in May, as follows...
07.05.08 London, Water Rats
08.05.08 London, The Fly
09.05.08 London, Camden Proud Galleries
Finally, the Paul Epworth remix of 'Cryptic' is now being streamed on Pin Me Down's MySpace page...link me up please, Bob.