live music: BLOC PARTY x WELLMONT THEATER x 1.11.13

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Wellmont Theater, Montclair, NJ. – Bloc Party opened up the next leg of their tour at the Wellmont Theater in support of their new album “Four”.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

I gotta give high praise to this band. For a group of musicians that I was vaguely familiar with, I must commend them on their show/performance. This band is all energy…all the time.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

Bloc Party opens up their tour with a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ. Photos by Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photo. © All Rights Reserved.

This was my first show of 2013. Looking foward to what lies ahead for this guy in the new year. A move to San Francisco is on the horizon…new bands, new venues, and new lighting and photo pit issues!

Setlist:
So He Begins to Lie
Mercury
Hunting for Witches
Positive Tension
Team A
Real Talk
Waiting for the 7.18
Song for Clay (Disappear Here)
Banquet
Coliseum
Day Four
One More Chance
Octopus

Encore:
Truth
Ares
Flux
Helicopter

Encore 2:
Black Crown
This Modern Love

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