Bloc Party have a brand new single coming out next month, and the band previewed the new track "Mercury", exclusively on the UK Radio 1 show last night. To listen to the new song "Mercury" click here.
The band is also said to be working on their third studio album, with producer Jacknife Lee. When asked about the state of the upcoming release, lead singer Kele Okereke said: "I think we're making the record I always wanted us to make. We're kind of just in the middle of it, we're still writing songs and mixing stuff."
He later added that the album could be released as soon as the end of 2008.