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Bloc Party announce HMV London in-store gig and signing

Bloc Party

Story by Jack Foley

BlLOC Party are to celebrate the physical release of their third album, Intimacy, with a free show and signing session at HMV’s flagship store on Oxford Street, in London’s West End on Monday, October 27, 2008.

The show starts at 6pm, after which the band will remain in the store to meet fans and sign copies of the new record which is released through Wichita Records the same day.

Intimacy – produced by A Weekend In The City producer Jacknife Lee and Silent Alarm producer Paul Epworth – was released digitally on August 21 and features the singles, Mercury and Talons.

The new album is the follow-up to the platinum selling, A Weekend In The City, which charted top ten in 17 countries around the world and at number 11 on the Billboard charts.

Talons is released next week (October 20) with Intimacy following on the 27th.

The band are touring in early 2009 with two nights at London’s Olympia over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend.

Find out more about the band’s 2009 tour