Belle and Sebastian — at Riviera Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, April 3, 2015

Belle and Sebastian photo sets

at Riviera Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, April 3, 2015
Festival International de Jazz de Montréal 2013: Belle & Sebastian

News

7 Best Songs of the Week: Julien Baker, St. Vincent, Sufjan Stevens, Sharon Jones, and More

Plus Fischerspooner, Django Django, Belle and Sebastian, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Oct 13, 2017

Last week we didn't do a Songs of the Week post simply because there truly were hardly any new tracks worth considering for it. But this week there was a wealth of exciting new music. To help you sort through the multitude of fresh songs released in the last seven days, we have picked the seven best this week had to offer, along with highlighting other notable new tracks shared this week. Check out the full list below. More

Belle and Sebastian Announce Three Interconnected EPs, Share New Song “I’ll Be Your Pilot”

How to Solve Your Human Problems EPs Due Out December 8, January 19, and February 16

Oct 10, 2017

Belle and Sebastian shared a brand new song, "We Are Beautiful," back in July, as well as a video for the song in September. There was previously no word on whether the song was from a future EP or album. Now the Scottish band have announced three interconnected EPs, all titled How to Solve Your Human Problems, and have shared a new song, "I'll Be Your Pilot."  More

Sep 25, 2017

Belle and Sebastian shared a brand new song, "We Are Beautiful," back in July. Now the song has a video. The band has also announced some new European tour dates for early 2018. More

Eight Best Songs of the Week: Jessie Ware, Charli XCX, Belle and Sebastian, and More

Plus Susanne Sundfør, Everything Everything, Stars, The Roots, Alvvays, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Jul 28, 2017

It was a busy week for new tracks, with two pop singers (Jessie Ware and Charli XCX) making a strong showing. A couple of classic rockers made a return, and while Ringo Starr's new song (featuring Paul McCartney and others) was pretty standard old rocker fare, one of Mick Jagger's new songs (either "Gotta Get a Grip" or the remix of it by Tame Impala's Kevin Parker) surprisingly almost made our Top 8. More

Belle and Sebastian Share New Song - “We Are Beautiful”

Band Currently on a North American Tour

Jul 27, 2017

Belle and Sebastian have shared a brand new song, "We Are Beautiful." Right now it's just a standalone single, there's no word if the song is from an upcoming album or EP. The band just embarked on a North American tour, so it could be in honor of that.  More

Belle and Sebastian Announce Summer North American Tour Dates

Select Shows Include Julien Baker, Spoon, Andrew Bird, Porches, Ex Hex, and Benjamin Clementine

Feb 14, 2017

Belle and Sebastian have announced some summer North American tour dates. They go down this July and August. Select shows with include support from Julien Baker, Spoon, Andrew Bird, Porches, Ex Hex, and/or Benjamin Clementine, depending on the date.  More

You Could Be on the Cover of Belle and Sebastian’s Next EP

Stuart Murdoch Posts an Open Casting Call for Diverse and Real Cover Models

Nov 30, 2016

Belle and Sebastian are working on new music that they plan to release as a series of vinyl EPs and frontman Stuart Murdoch has posted a casting call looking for models to appear on the covers of the EPs. More

Aug 10, 2016

Belle and Sebastian have shared a brand new Olympics-themed song, "Olympic Village, 6am," via its music video. The band are clear fans of track and field events (one of their most iconic songs is "The Stars of Track and Field" after all). The song is an instrumental and the video is cut to BBC archival footage of Olympic track and field events.  More

Belle and Sebastian Cancel November Tour Dates Due to Stuart Murdoch’s Health

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance Out Now via Matador

Nov 05, 2015

Belle and Sebastian have announced on their website that they are cancelling all their November tour dates due to health issues with frontman Stuart Murdoch. We hope it's nothing serious and wish him a full recovery. Here's the band's full statement:

Check Out Photos From Day Two of FYF Fest

Last Weekend in Los Angeles, CA

Aug 28, 2015

Last weekend Los Angeles hosted FYF Festival. Check out Robert Redfield’s gallery of images from day two featuring Belle and SebastianD’AngeloFKA twigsLaura Marling,Lower DensMac DeMarcoMorrisseySolangeToro Y MoiUnknown Mortal Orchestra.  More

Check Out Photos From Day Two of Flow Festival

Last Weekend in Helsinki, Finland

Aug 19, 2015

Last weekend Helsinki hosted Flow Festival. More

Watch: Belle and Sebastian - “Perfect Couples (Extended Version)” Video

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance Out Now via Matador

Jul 24, 2015

Belle and Sebastian have released a video for "Perfect Couples," which can be found on Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance, released back in January on Matador.  More

Watch: Suede, Spiritualized, Super Furry Animals, and Other ‘90s British Bands at Glastonbury 2015

Plus: Belle and Sebastian, Paul Weller, and Supergrass' Gaz Coombes

Jun 29, 2015

At Glastonbury this past weekend, a lot of British bands who made their marks in the 1990s performed. The BBC has posted an impressive amount of videos from the festival and so we decided to collect those performances from '90s heroes, all of whom are still going strong today. More

Jun 23, 2015

Last night Belle and Sebastian stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC. On the broadcast show they performed "Allie," which can be found on Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance, released back in January on Matador.  More

Apr 09, 2015

On May 1 Belle and Sebastian co-found and former member Stuart David will release a new memoir titled In the All-Night Café, tracing the early days of longtime band. More

Apr 06, 2015

On April 3, Belle and Sebastian stopped by Riviera Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. More

Watch: Belle and Sebastian on “Conan”

Perform "Nobody's Empire"

Jan 22, 2015

Celebrating the release of their newest album Girls In Peacetime Want to DanceBelle and Sebastian were welcomed as the musical guest on Conan last night. More

Listen: Belle and Sebastian – “The Cat With The Cream”

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance is Out Jan 20 on Matador

Jan 07, 2015

“The Cat With the Cream,” the newest cut revealed from Belle and Sebastian’s forthcoming album Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance, is a classic string and pop-hook heavy anthem from the Scottish outfit.  More

Dec 16, 2014

Belle & SebastianCaribou, and The War on Drugs are all slated to play Way Out West this August.  More

Watch: Belle & Sebastian – “Nobody’s Empire” Video

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance is Due Out Jan 20 on Matador

Dec 10, 2014

Belle & Sebastian frontman Stuart Murdoch calls the band’s new single “Nobody’s Empire” “Absolutely the most personal [song] I’ve ever written.”  More

Nov 18, 2014

Due to release their brand new album Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance on Jan. 20, Belle and Sebastian have premiered a brand new music video featuring their lead single "The Party Line." More

Listen: Belle and Sebastian - “The Party Line”

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance Out Jan. 20

Oct 28, 2014

Poised to release their brand new album Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance this January, Belle and Sebastian has shared a brand new song off the effort titled "The Party Line." More

Oct 14, 2014

Belle and Sebastian have revealed new details pertaining to their forthcoming ninth studio album, Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance, due out this January. More

Sep 29, 2014

Belle and Sebastian have announced the release of their ninth studio album, Girls In Peacetime Want To DanceMore

Scotland Week Competition: Win God Help the Girl Soundtrack Vinyl, Film Download, and Tote Bag

Tell Us Your Favorite Belle and Sebastian Song via Our Facebook Page

Sep 05, 2014

Today the Glasgow-set musical film God Help the Girl opens in Los Angeles and New York and will be available to download or rent via Vimeo and iTunes. Then next week it gets a wider theatrical release. God Help the Girl is the feature film writing and directing debut of Belle and Sebastian frontman Stuart Murdoch. More

Scotland Week: Our List of the 10 Best Belle and Sebastian Songs

Interpreting History: 10 Essential Lines and Scars of Belle and Sebastian

Sep 05, 2014

We have a special theme on Under the Radar's website this week which we're simply calling Scotland Week. All throughout the week we will be posting interviews, reviews, lists, and blog posts relating to Scotland and in particular Scottish music. We've put together a list of the 10 most essential Belle and Sebastian songs. More

Scotland Week on Under the Radar’s Website All This Week

Interviews, Reviews, Blog Posts, and Lists Related to Scottish Artists All Week

Sep 01, 2014

This Friday the film God Help the Girl is released in America. It's the feature film writing and directing debut of Stuart Murdoch, the frontman for beloved Scottish indie pop band Belle and Sebastian. The film takes place in Murdoch's native Glasgow and involves, among other things, the formation of an indie pop band. Partly in honor of the film's release we've decided to have a special theme on Under the Radar's website this week which we're simply calling Scotland Week. More

Stream Interpol’s “El Pintor” (Plus Albums by Stuart Murdoch and Blonde Redhead)

El Pintor, Stuart Murdoch's God Help the Girl, and Blonde Redhead's Barragán All Out Next Week

Aug 26, 2014

Next month on Sept. 9 NYC trio Interpol are due to return with the release of their fifth album El PintorMore

Watch: Video For “God Help The Girl”

God Help The Girl Opens August 22 in U.K., September 5 in U.S.

Aug 06, 2014

Stuart Murdoch has released a new music video for the title track of his film God Help The Girl. The clip features the film's star, Emily Browning, performing the song among scenes from the film. If you ever pictured a Belle and Sebastian film playing in your head while listening to their music, it probably looked a lot like this. More

Jul 18, 2014

Coming to theaters on Sept. 5 is God Help the Girl, a musical written, directed, and scored by Belle and Sebastian frontman Stuart Murdoch. More

Belle and Sebastian Announce Tour Dates

New Album Due Out Later This Year

May 28, 2014

Belle and Sebastian has finished recording the follow-up to their 2010 album, Write About LoveMore

Nov 11, 2013

As a trainspotter who can wax rhapsodic over obscure B-sides from The Smiths and extol the virtues of Felt's Goldmine TrashBelle and Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch is something of an aficionado of compilation albums. In 2005 his band released Push Barman to Open Old Wounds, a compilation of their early singles and EPs from their time with Jeepster Records. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” – Complete Interview

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Their New Compilation

Aug 27, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. Last week we featured Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre, and for three days we posted commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Now we've compiled all three posts into one complete interview.  More

Aug 27, 2013

Last week Belle and Sebastian released The Third Eye Centre, a new compilation of b-sides and rarities spanning between 2003's Dear Catastrophe Waitress and 2010's Write About Love. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” Part 3

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Tracks 13 – 19 on Their New Compilation

Aug 23, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. This week we are featuring Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre and posting commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Here's part three, where Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson discuss the final seven songs on the album. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” Part 2

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Tracks 7 – 12 on Their New Compilation

Aug 22, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. This week we are featuring Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre and posting commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Here's part two, where Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson discuss the next six songs on the album. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” Part 1

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Tracks 1 – 6 on Their New Compilation

Aug 21, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. This week we are featuring Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre, and for the next three days we'll post commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Here's part one, where Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson discuss the first six songs on the album. More

Aug 21, 2013

Next week Belle and Sebastian will be releasing a brand new collection of b-side and rarities titled The Third Eye Centre. More

Jul 15, 2013

It's Belle and Sebastian frontman Stuart Murdoch's first visit to Montréal in seven years, and he has one of its more famous residents on his mind. The Scottish singer/songwriter admits at a press conference that he spent the earlier portion of the day walking around an upscale housing area and thinking about his musical hero, Leonard Cohen. More

Jul 05, 2013

The Festival International de Jazz de Montréal runs until July 7. We sent writer/photographer Laura Studarus to Montréal to check out the action. Check out her shots of Belle & Sebastian.  More

Jul 02, 2013

Belle and Sebastian have announced the release of a forthcoming b-side and rarities compilation titled The Third Eye Centre. More

Feb 19, 2013

Recently chosen to co-headline the Pitchfork Music Festival this July, Belle and Sebastian have announced a numerous of performances throughout the U.S. and Canada in the lead-up to their appearance in Chicago. More

Ranked: Belle & Sebastian

Belle & Sebastian's Albums from Most to Least Essential

Jul 09, 2012

Ranked is our new series in which one of our writers takes an artist's catalogue and ranks all their official studio albums from best to worst. The order is decided by the individual writer, rather than our editors. This time Austin Trunick ranks Belle & Sebastian. More

Mar 26, 2012

A while back Belle and Sebastian became the latest to curate a new installment of the music compilation series LateNight Tales. More

Feb 27, 2012

Belle and Sebastian have curated the latest installment of the music compilation series LateNight Tales, including a cover by the band itself of The Primitives' 1988 single, "Crash." More

Jun 10, 2011

The life of a rock star is a rough one. At least, that’s the takeaway video from the new Belle and Sebastian video for Write About Love cut, “Come on Sister. We have the clip.  More

Dec 21, 2010

Scottish pop royalty Belle and Sebastian is playing a hometown concert right now. More

Belle and Sebastian’s Stuart Murdoch Publishes Book

The Celestial Cafe is a Collection of Diary Entries

Nov 30, 2010

Belle and Sebastian vocalist Stuart Murdoch announced today the publication of his first book, The Celestial Cafe, which is a collection of diary entries. More

Bands Added to 2011 Primavera Fest Lineup

The Flaming Lips, Belle and Sebastian Among Acts Announced.

Nov 15, 2010

Primavera promoters have announced today a slew of buzz-worthy acts joining Pulp for the epic five-day fest, which runs from May 25th through the 29th in Barcelona, Spain.  More

Belle and Sebastian Would Love to Write About You

Band to Release Original Song About a Fan

Oct 06, 2010

Love Belle and Sebastian? Love to write about love? Great—Belle and Sebastian would love to write about you. We have the details of this cool contest.  More

Stream New Belle and Sebastian Album

Listen to Write About Love on NPR Now

Oct 04, 2010

Write About Love, the forthcoming new album from Scottish indie-popsters Belle and Sebastian, is now streaming in its entirety over at NPR. The album is due out via Matador on October 12th. We have the details and the full list of tour dates. More

Sep 30, 2010

Belle and Sebastian stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to perform the title track off Belle and Sebastian Write About Love, which streets October 12 in North America through Matador. We have the video. 

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Belle and Sebastian Announce Album Details, Release New Track

"Write About Love" Featuring Actress Carey Mulligan Now Available to Download for Free From Band's Official Site

Sep 07, 2010

Belle and Sebastian have released the title track from their upcoming album Write About Love, featuring actress Carey Mulligan on guest vocals, along with the record's full tracklisting. We have the details. More

Belle and Sebastian to Perform in Los Angeles Cemetery

Trainspotting to Also Be Screened

Aug 31, 2010

Belle and Sebastian has announced an October 5th show at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles. The Scottish band will be performing after a screening of the classic 1996 junkie film Trainspotting, which was set in Scotland. More

Norah Jones to Sing on New Belle and Sebastian Album

Song Will Also Be Featured on Upcoming Norah Jones Collaborative Collection

Aug 19, 2010

Norah Jones will be singing on the upcoming Belle and Sebastian album, Belle and Sebastian Write About Love, to be released October 12th by Matador. The song, "Little Lou, Ugly Jack, Prophet John," will also be included on Norah Jones' ...Featuring, a collection of her various collaborations with musicians from the past decade. More

Aug 16, 2010

Last week we thought we posted Belle and Sebastian's new album cover for Belle and Sebastian Write About Love, but in a post on their website, frontman Stuart Murdoch revealed that we got a little ahead of ourselves. "Here is a look at the real cover of Belle and Sebastian Write About Love," Murdoch wrote. More

Belle and Sebastian Unveil New Album Cover and Title

There is No Confirmed Release Date Yet

Aug 11, 2010

In a note from Belle and Sebastian band leader Stuart Murdoch posted on their official website, he wrote: "The new record is called Belle and Sebastian Write About Love." Above is the cover of Belle and Sebastian Write About Love, taken by Stuart himself of his friend Kim from the Glasgow band Zoey Van Goey, writing the album title in a secluded spot in Glasgow. There is no confirmed release date yet for the band's eighth studio album. The band also has a bunch of tour dates in the works. More

Jul 14, 2010

Still at work on their eighth studio album, Belle and Sebastian recently sprung a new material on a Helsinki audience. We have a clip of the performance.  More

Jul 12, 2010

Treasure Island has announced its lineup for the 2010 festival, held October 16th and 17th on Treasure Island in the middle of the San Francisco Bay. Split evenly between dance music and indie rockers, headliners includeLCD Soundsystem and Deadmau5 (Saturday) and Belle & Sebastian and The National (Sunday). We have the full lineup.  More

Matador Records’ 21st Birthday Party in Vegas to Feature Guided By Voices Original Lineup

Other “Attendees” Include Pavement, Sonic Youth, Bell & Sebastian, and Cat Power

Jun 30, 2010

In the grand tradition of 21-year-olds everywhere, Matador Records is heading to Las Vegas to celebrate their 21st birthday October 1-3rd.  We have the impressive birthday concert lineup.  More

Belle and Sebastian Announces U.S. Fall Tour

First North American Dates In Four Years

Jun 02, 2010

After a four-year absence, Belle and Sebastian are returning to North American soil. They are also finishing up a new album. We have the dates. More

May 14, 2010

Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody has been busy gathering a new group of pals for new supergroup Tired Pony, including members of R.E.M. and Belle & Sebastian. Their debut album, The Place We Ran From (out July 12th), features contributions from She & Him and Editors’ Tom Smith. More

Belle and Sebastian Invited Back to Curate/Headline Bowlie 2

In Honor of ATP's 10-Year Anniversary the Original Festival Returns

Mar 26, 2010

Belle and Sebastian curated the earliest incarnation of ATP back in 1999 with The Bowlie Weekender and are now back to curate and headline Bowlie 2. More

Mar 04, 2010

After four years and one high-profile side-project (God Help The Girl) apart, Glasgow collective Belle and Sebastian are heading west with plans to record their new album in Los Angeles. More


Interviews

Scottish Musicians Speak Out on Today’s Scottish Independence Referendum Vote

Members of Belle and Sebastian, Franz Ferdinand, Django Django, Frightened Rabbit, Ladytron, The Pastels, The Twilight Sad, The Vaselines, and Others on if They Are Voting Yes or No

Sep 18, 2014

Today is a historic day in Scotland as it is the day the nation votes on the Scottish Independence Referendum. The people of Scotland get to vote on whether or not to secede from the United Kingdom and have Scotland become its own country. Here various Scottish musicians weigh in on the subject. More

Scotland Week: Belle and Sebastian’s Stevie Jackson on Scottish Independence and Orange Juice

“It’s a huge leap into the unknown, the whole [Scottish] independence thing on every level.” – Stevie Jackson

Sep 05, 2014

For this Scotland Week interview we talk to Stevie Jackson of Belle and Sebastian. One of the most iconic Scottish bands of the last two decades, the indie pop six-piece barely needs any introduction (especially to the readers of this website). Read on as Jackson discusses his favorite Scottish albums, bands, authors, and films, as well as his thoughts on the Scottish Independence Referendum. More

Sep 04, 2014

In honor of Scotland Week, for this Throwback Thursday we revisit our 2006 cover story article on Belle and Sebastian, which was centered on The Life Pursuit. This Friday God Help the Girl, the feature film writing and directing debut of frontman Stuart Murdoch, is released. The band is also currently working on a new album. More

Belle and Sebastian

Frozen in the Moment

Nov 11, 2013

As a trainspotter who can wax rhapsodic over obscure B-sides from The Smiths and extol the virtues of Felt's Goldmine TrashBelle and Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch is something of an aficionado of compilation albums. In 2005 his band released Push Barman to Open Old Wounds, a compilation of their early singles and EPs from their time with Jeepster Records. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” – Complete Interview

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Their New Compilation

Aug 27, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. Last week we featured Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre, and for three days we posted commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Now we've compiled all three posts into one complete interview.  More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” Part 3

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Tracks 13 – 19 on Their New Compilation

Aug 23, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. This week we are featuring Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre and posting commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Here's part three, where Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson discuss the final seven songs on the album. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” Part 2

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Tracks 7 – 12 on Their New Compilation

Aug 22, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. This week we are featuring Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre and posting commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Here's part two, where Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson discuss the next six songs on the album. More

Track-by-Track: Belle and Sebastian on “Third Eye Centre” Part 1

Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson on Tracks 1 – 6 on Their New Compilation

Aug 21, 2013

For our Track-by-Track feature, we go in-depth with an artist about each song on their new album. This week we are featuring Belle and Sebastian's Third Eye Centre, and for the next three days we'll post commentary by the band on all of the album's songs. Here's part one, where Stuart Murdoch and Stevie Jackson discuss the first six songs on the album.  More

Jul 15, 2013

It's Belle and Sebastian frontman Stuart Murdoch's first visit to Montréal in seven years, and he has one of its more famous residents on his mind. More


Reviews

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance

Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance

Matador

Jan 19, 2015

To quote Woody Allen, relationships are "...absurd, but we keep going through it because we need the eggs." Belle and Sebastian get it. Their ninth album Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance features a cast of damaged idealists on the hunt for love. More

It Could Have Been a Brilliant Career

It Could Have Been a Brilliant Career

Matador

Dec 09, 2014

Eighteen years. That's how long Scotland's most whimsical indie ensemble Belle and Sebastian has been around. For a band that's barely scratched the mainstream surface, it's some achievement, especially as Stuart Murdoch's wistful troupe still look a long way off from calling it quits. More

SXSW 2014 Recap: White Sea, Alexander von Mehren, God Help the Girl, and More

Mar 19, 2014

We begin this recap of SXSW 2014 with a classic caveat: It’s not you, it’s me. Really.  More

Austin’s SXSW 2014 Recap: Awards Edition

March 15th, 2014

Mar 18, 2014

Staff writer Austin Trunick spent six days in Austin, Texas, taking in this year’s South By Southwest.  More

The Third Eye Centre

The Third Eye Centre

Matador

Aug 28, 2013

B-side collections should rarely be as good as albums. They offer wonderful glimpses of your favorite bands' development processesB-sides are the rock record equivalent of a DVD's deleted scenesshowing off ill-fitting tracks, interesting failures, and songs deemed unworthy of wider release for other various reasons. More

Festival International de Jazz de Montréal: Here We Go Magic and Belle and Sebastian

July 5th, 2013

Jul 06, 2013

While the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal carried on through the weekend, Friday was Under the Radar’s final day of musical adventures. One could not ask for a better sendoff than standout sets from Here We Go Magic and Belle and Sebastian.


Write About Love

Write About Love

Matador

Nov 24, 2010

What's always differentiated Belle and Sebastian from legions of overly precious twee acts is the sheer emotional clarity with which Stuart Murdoch has written from a feminine perspective. More