Articles Tagged 'Kele Okereke'

Kele Okereke: Security Put Madonna in a Headlock at Live Earth

From Digital Spy: I’m sure the members of Bloc Party are used to having security remove the riff-raff from their dressing rooms after live shows. One particularly rabid fan at London’s Live Earth concert required some extra muscle, and the band’s tour manager had her physically removed from the premises. If frontman Kele Okereke is […]

Kele Okereke: Oasis “Made Stupidity Hip”

The frontman for Bloc Party is just the man to go toe-to-toe with the Gallagher brothers: Kele Okereke is whip-smart, well-read, and fearless. As prickly and blustering as he may seem, he outclasses them on nearly every level. Check out Kele's withering take on Oasis in Uncut Magazine, re-printed at U.TV: "I think Oasis are […]

Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke: Difficult Interview of the Day, Part II

Haha, a couple weeks ago, The San Francisco Chronicle had a rough time sparring with interviewing Bloc Party‘s frontman, Kele Okereke. Okereke is known for being outspoken, but rarely have I seen an interview of him collapse into such bitter contentiousness. He truly makes Van Morrison look cheery. Found via No Rock And Roll Fun: […]