Watch: Belle and Sebastian share video for latest single and announce new album

Watch: Belle and Sebastian share video for latest single and announce new album

Scottish indie favourites Belle and Sebastian have announced a new album to be released in September. The news arrives with first single Sister Buddha and its accompanying video, which can be seen here. New album Days of the Bagnold Summer began life as a 2012 award-winning graphic novel by Joff Winterhart, was turned into a feature film and the directorial debut of Simon Bird (The Inbetweeners, Friday Night Dinner), and is now a wonderful, rich,…

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Belle & Sebastian to score Days Of The Bagnold Summer

Belle & Sebastian to score Days Of The Bagnold Summer

Scottish indie favourites Belle & Sebastian will provide the official soundtrack to Simon Bird’s upcoming film, Days Of The Bagnold Summer. The project – which is an adaptation of Joff Winterhart’s graphic novel – will see Bird, who shot to stardom as Will McKenzie in The Inbetweeners, make his directional debut. The film will star Rob Brydon, Tamsin Greig and Earl Cave (The End of the F***ing World). According to a press release, Days Of…

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Belle and Sebastian announce three new EPs – listen to new brand track here

Belle and Sebastian announce three new EPs – listen to new brand track here

Scottish indie legends Belle and Sebastian – who visit Edinburgh’s Usher Hall in March – have announced a trio of new EPs entitled How To Solve Our Human Problems. You can listen to new track I’ll Be Your Pilot right here. Hot on the heels of recent single We Were Beautiful, the three EPs will each feature five songs and be released on December 8, January 19, and February 16 respectively. They’ll also be compiled…

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Belle and Sebastian announce Edinburgh gig

Belle and Sebastian announce Edinburgh gig

Scottish indie darlings Belle and Sebastian have unveiled a series of live dates for 2018 – including a visit to Edinburgh’s Usher Hall in March. The Glasgow band have also shared a video for their track We Were Beautiful – you can watch it below. The Belles head out on a tour of Europe from February of next year, playing UK live dates in March. The stint includes the aforementioned Edinburgh gig on March 24. See…

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TRNSMT festival to become a permanent fixture

TRNSMT festival to become a permanent fixture

TRNSMT boss Geoff Ellis has said that Scotland’s newest festival, which kicks off tomorrow at Glasgow Green, will become a permanent fixture. Ellis, CEO of DF Concerts who run TRNSMT and T in the Park, said TRNSMT was ‘never a replacement’ for the long-running Scottish festival and both can ‘coexist’ if the Strathallan event returns. He said: “It absolutely definitely is coming back next year. That was always the intention of TRNSMT – to be…

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TRNSMT: Belle and Sebastian can’t wait to open for “amazing” Radiohead

TRNSMT: Belle and Sebastian can’t wait to open for “amazing” Radiohead

Scottish indie darlings Belle and Sebastian will warm up the crowd Radiohead at TRNSMT tomorrow (July 7) – 20 years after they bottled out of supporting the mighty Oxford outfit. The Bellshill band were first invited to support Thom Yorke and co in 1997, but didn’t feel ready to go out on such a big arena tour. Tomorrow, the Belles will finally support their heroes when Scotland’s newest festival kicks off at Glasgow Green –…

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