Tag Archives: Belle and Sebastian

New Belle and Sebastian video: This Letter

Video: Belle & Sebastian — “This Letter” Belle & Sebastian – "This Letter" (Official Music Video)Watch this video on YouTube Directed by Stuart Murdoch. From the Days of the Bagnold Summer original soundtrack, out now on Matador. It’s not every day you hear Belle and Sebastian use the f-word, but these are not normal days, … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: This Letter

New Belle and Sebastian video: Sister Buddha

Video: Belle and Sebastian — “Sister Buddha” Belle and Sebastian – "Sister Buddha" (Official Music Video)Watch this video on YouTube From Days of the Bagnold Summer, due September 13 on Matador. It’s always uplifting to hear a new Belle and Sebastian song. And “Sister Buddha” is no exception. And if God won’t show Her face … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: Sister Buddha

New Belle and Sebastian video: Poor Boy

Video: Belle and Sebastian — “Poor Boy” Belle and Sebastian – Poor BoyWatch this video on YouTube From How to Solve Our Human Problems, out on Matador. It’s been almost twenty years since I first heard Belle and Sebastian. A good friend of mine had picked up The Boy with the Arab Strap. We would … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: Poor Boy

New Belle and Sebastian video: I’ll Be Your Pilot

Video: Belle and Sebastian — “I’ll Be Your Pilot” Belle and Sebastian – I'll Be Your PilotWatch this video on YouTube From How To Solve Our Human Problems EP 2, out January 19 on Matador. If you’re a Belle and Sebastian fan who is concerned that the band has gotten a little too disco-y lately, … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: I’ll Be Your Pilot

New Belle and Sebastian video: We Were Beautiful

Video: Belle and Sebastian — “We Were Beautiful” Belle and Sebastian – We Were BeautifulWatch this video on YouTube Single available now on Matador. If you haven’t been paying attention to Belle and Sebastian for a while you might not know that they’ve been messing around with dance music lately. In 2014 they released the … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: We Were Beautiful

New Belle and Sebastian song: “Olympic Village, 6AM”

YouTube: Olympic Village, 6AM Olympic Village, 6AMWatch this video on YouTube “Belle and Sebastian dig the Olympics, love the Olympic ideal, love that the world gets together for a big ‘sports day’ once every four years. We can’t be part of it, though we’d like to be. So we recorded a piece of music with … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian song: “Olympic Village, 6AM”

In Defense Of #fests

I’ve seen a lot of criticism of big music festivals lately. Some of it is valid: the radius clauses imposed by organizers can clearly hurt local venues and the local music scene. And I can’t think of a single band I’ve seen outside that wouldn’t have been better inside a dark club or theater. That … Continue reading In Defense Of #fests