Top 10 Best Songs by Bloc Party

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21Ratchet

Best Bloc Party song ever!

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22Little Thoughts

My fave because its got a great melody, base everything. Also although I like bloc party's newer stuff I love how this song represents their roots and its like a throwback to bands like Sum 41, blink 182. I love how the guitar is obvious with that obvious riff which remains in the chorus and even the build up and end.

23Truth
24Compliments

Really awesome a must listen song

25So Here We Are

There's so much grace in this song. The intro's also magnificent. I'm just surprised why isn't this song in the top 10!

I think this is the most beautiful song off Silent Alarm. So underrated.

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28The Pioneers

This is hands down my most favorite Bloc Party song. Like a whipped warhorse, Kele's singing develops a frenzy speed, Tong's drumming and all three guitars are perfectly spot on driving the song to a wonderful climax. However for me it's the lyrics that steal the show: they create an atmosphere so dense that you can nearly touch them. Perfect 10 out of 10 song

"So here we are reinventing the wheel" - a lyric that references a latter track on the album but more importantly show what Bloc Party contribute to the music industry in terms of redefining indie rock of the past decade. Intimacy is the only blemish on this band, but AWITC provided perhaps one of the greatest songs of all time - Kreuzberg. Such an underrated song. This and The Pioneers are exemplar compositions that are often overlooked by catchy singles Helicopter and Banquet

29Positive Tension
30Kettling

Guitar solo ranks up them amongst the classics, even though its short it's a quality piece

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31Price of Gasoline
32V.A.L.I.S

V.A.L.I. S should be at least in the top ten.

It should have been the lead single.

33Straight Thru Cru
34Ion Square

My favorite song by Bloc Party!
The lyrics are so beautiful and I love how the fast tempo is strangely very emotional. Love this song too much!

2nd "So Here We Are" and 3rd "Helicopter"

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35Version 2.0

This song should be in the Top Ten! Great vocals, great guitar riff, the music is great!

36Mercury
37Day Four

Has to be among the top tens

38Luno

Amazing tense, about-to-burst song fuelled by moakes's fat rattling 100mph bass line, Lissacks spacious yet razor sharp guitar, that could easily make heads roll, Tong's (now notorious) machine gun/bulldozer/spastic transformer drums and of course... Mr.okereke, his vocals swaggering, snarling and soaring throughout the whole song, even stating his identity as the oracle he is "I can heal the blind, I can cure the sick" he cries. This is Bloc Party at it's best. Not to mention the curdling, lyrical meaning tucked tightly beneath the prickly layer of the song, recalling a cocaine addiction that starts to get in the way of social and family life and eventually defining the character featured as a selfish, vexed, addicted being who assumingly does not leave the addiction. This is Bloc Party at it's deepest, sharpest and most lyrically strongest and shows us they have a lot more ammunition than merely "Helicopter" and "Banquet"...and they're certainly not afraid to fire it.

39Real Talk

It's just raw and brilliant

40She's Hearing Voices
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