Belle & Sebastian

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5 Concerts In 2015 That Are Worth The Wait

As any concertgoer knows, there is an inevitable wait period between the moment you purchase your tickets and the set date of the show. Whether you spend the days or months prior to the show resurfacing old CDs or catching up on recent releases, the time never seems to pass quickly enough. With new shows for the New Year being revealed fairly frequently, here are just five Chicago concerts that are worth waiting for.

01/16/2015

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Belle & Sebastian’s ‘Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance’ Out Tuesday, See ‘Nobody’s Empire’ Video

In the opinion of this DJ, you’d be hard-pressed to find a band more consistently brilliant than Scotland’s Belle & Sebastian.  Clever lyrics, catchy hooks, beautiful ballads, uptempo indie-pop…  Stuart Murdoch and the gang never […]

WXRT–01/14/2015

Waxahatchee rocking the blue stage at Pitchfork 2013. (photo Nancy Bardawil)

Things I Saw at Pitchfork 2013

-I don’t know what was done, who’s responsible, and at this point in time I have no leads, but somehow, someway in the past year or so, Chicago angered the music gods because each of […]

WXRT–07/22/2013

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Pitchfork Music Festival Announces Full 2013 Lineup

It’s finally here! The Pitchfork 2013 line-up has been released, with headliners Björk, Belle & Sebastian, and R. Kelly, and an overall fantastic musical fusion of artists included on this year’s bill. This will be Pitchfork […]

03/26/2013

Have Belle & Sebastian Write A Song About You

[pullquote quote=”Stuart Murdoch, front man of the group, will come to your hometown and spend the day getting to know what you are all about and write a song.”]The ultimate music fan dream is to […]

10/13/2010

Free MP3 Download: Belle & Sebastian, “I Want The World To Stop” — The Big Beat Song Of The Week

Marty featured this song last night as The Big Beat Song Of The Week. Listen & download the Carey Mulligan-featuring song on [lastfm]Belle & Sebastian[/lastfm]’s new album, Write About Love.

10/12/2010