Belle & Sebastian
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

Where the Summer Goes: An Interview with Belle & Sebastian
26 Aug 2013 // 6:14 PM

Richard Colburn of Belle & Sebastian talks with PopMatters about Glasgow's music scene, the lost art of the B-side, and the time his band turned down Radiohead.

Best Albums of 2006
23 Dec 2006 // 12:00 AM

At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 60 records of 2006.


Belle & Sebastian: The Life Pursuit
26 Jan 2006 // 6:00 PM

Seventh studio album from Scottish septet includes more adventures in image-altering, twee-free pop.

Belle & Sebastian: Push Barman to Open Old Wounds
2 Jun 2005 // 6:00 PM

Belle and Sebastian's classic Jeepster/Matador EP's are now available on a compact two-disc collection. Now there's no excuse for not purchasing them.


Belle & Sebastian + Versus: 14 October 2010 - Washington D.C.
20 Oct 2010 // 12:30 AM

Anyone who says that Belle & Sebastian don't know how to have fun clearly hasn't seen the band play live recently.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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