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Bloc Party

ROBERT HAM
9 pm., Friday May 24 | $25 advance, $28 day of show.
Crystal Ballroom
1332 W Burnside St.
 
[DRAMATIC BRIT ROCK] Would anyone have guessed that when Bloc Party returned from a self-imposed hiatus last year, with appropriately titled fourth album Four, the band would sound so damn heavy? In the three years since its members last dabbled in dance pop, the band apparently spent some time falling in love with hard rock and metal, if the aggressive tone of songs like “So He Begins to Lie” and “3x3” are any indication. Underneath it all, though, beats the heart of true popsters in love with the power of a catchy hook and frontman Kele Okereke’s impassioned vocals. 



Where: Crystal Ballroom
Phone: 225-0047
Address: 1332 W Burnside St.
Website: www.mcmenamins.com

 
 

Crystal Ballroom

1332 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
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