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Bloc Party

Bloc Party

Bloc Party are a British indie rock band, composed of Kele Okereke and Russell Lissack. Former member Matt Tong left the band in 2013. and Gordon Moakes announced his departure from the band on Twitter in March 2015. Their brand of music, whilst rooted in rock, retains elements of other genres such as electronica and house music. The band was formed at the 1999 Reading Festival by Okereke and Lissack. They went through a variety of names before settling on Bloc Party in 2003. Moakes joined the band after answering an advert in NME magazine, while Tong was picked via an audition. Bloc Party got their break by giving BBC Radio 1 DJ Steve Lamacq and Franz Ferdinand's lead singer, Alex ... more on Wikipedia

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