It’s always a great pleasure to return to Italy, so with a song in our heart we are very happy to announce that we will be at Rocca Malatestiana on August 8th and at Ypsigrock Festival on August 10th.
So, here’s a quick run down of events in place for summer 2014 so far..
June 19th: ARENA, Vienna, Austria »
June 20th: SOUTHSIDE – Neuhausenob Eck, Germany (date tbc) »
June 21st: HURRICANE – Scheessel, Germany (date tbc) »
June 22nd: BEST KEPT SECRET, Holland »
June 25th: DR Concert Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark »
June 26th: BRAVALLA, Norrköping, Sweden »
July 28th: SANTIAGO, Spain, Santiago de Compostela, »
Looks like we’re heading to Austin in October to play at Austin City Limits Music Festival! After the amazing show we had in Austin last year we are super excited to be returning in 2014. The dates we’re playing have yet to be confirmed but we’ll be there over the weekends of Oct 3rd-5th and Oct 10th-12th.
For ticket info and full line up check out the festival website HERE
We’re super excited to be heading to Spain to play at Santiago de Compostela on July 28th!
For tickets go to: http://entradas.novagaliciabanco.es/es/Detalle/Belle-and-Sebastian
God Help The Girl will be screening at the Paramount Theatre in Austin this Saturday, March 15th, at 5pm.
(Note that it is possible to go to the screening without a badge or wristband from the festival. If any seats remain, single-admission tickets will be sold for $10 starting 15 minutes before show time).
Stuart will also be discussing his work on ‘God Help The Girl’ earlier in the day at Austin Convention Centre (room 16AB) at 2pm. For details click here
If you are heading to see the film, make sure you get along there in time to hear the simply charming Barton Hills Choir, who will be performing about 15-10 minutes before the screening at 5:00PM. They will be singing a mix of songs from the film and some Belle and Sebastian numbers.
Without wanting to blow ones own trumpet, we are nonetheless compelled to tell you that we have been honoured with receiving the above named Outstanding Contribution to Music Award by NME Awards 2014, with Austin Texas. With that in mind, we have heads down rehearsing a few numbers to play at Brixton Academy on 26th February.
The award will take pride of place on the big B&S fireplace and a warm thanks is due to our amazing fans for their never ending support over the years. It’s really not a bad start to 2014!
Coming to the show at Sundance? Why not continue the night at our Haus party at 628 Park Avenue where you can enjoy complimentary libations, tasty late-night snacks, and most definitely a lot of dancing to the beats of your B&S dj team: Chris ‘beans’ Geddes, Richard Colburn & Stuart Murdoch.
Don’t forget now – It’s on Monday, January 20th at 11:15pm.
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The band have been invited by Sundance Film Festival to perform on Monday, January 20 at 9:30 p.m. at the Festival’s Music Café. This will tie in splendidly with Stuart’s God Help The Girl, which sees its world premiere next week at the festival.
The concert is presented by Festival sponsor Airbnb and Sundance Institute, and the after-party and DJ set will be held at the Airbnb Haus.
We are delighted to be asked to play and are all very much looking forward to the Sundance experience. See you there!
Tickets and more info can be obtained by emailing email@example.com