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Belle & Sebastian

Belle and Sebastian
Marisa Pritivera

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Concerts

Belle And Sebastian

December 20, 2010 Hear and see the band recorded live in Glasgow.

Belle and Sebastian

December 16, 2010 See live video of the band performing in Glasgow at 4 p.m. ET, Tue., Dec. 21.

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March 6, 2006 Scotland's Belle and Sebastian and The New Pornographers recorded live in concert.

Studio Sessions

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November 13, 2006 Belle and Sebastian was supposed to be a music business class project for founder Stuart Murdoch.

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Interviews & Profiles

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October 8, 2010 The latest album from the Scottish band tackles religion more overtly than ever before.

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Discover Songs

Belle And Sebastian, 'Write About Love'

October 3, 2010 Hear the band's intimate eighth studio album in its entirety here until its Oct. 12 release.

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September 21, 2010 All Songs Considered offers a sneak preview of some of this fall's most anticipated releases.

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October 2, 2008 Hear five songs to guide you through the pitfalls of your doomed relationship with a coworker.

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July 3, 2007 Music journalist/armchair philosophizer Christian Bordal ruminates on appropriate sounds for summer.

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August 17, 2006 It's been a busy year for live music on All Songs Considered. Bands like Clap Your Hands Say Yea...

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February 15, 2006 New music from Belle and Sebastian; singer for New Pornographers Neko Case; the simple, sweet so...

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December 23, 2003 The mail poured in from listeners telling us their picks for 2003's best CDs. There were a few t...

News

Love Music Hate Racism Rally

October 7, 2010 "... this could be the thing that allows me to carry on doing music -- to serve a decent taco."

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