Click Track: Belle

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 10/15/2010

In concert: Belle & Sebastian at DAR Constitution Hall

Belle & Sebastian delivered a daintily delightful performance on Thursday at Constitution Hall. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By Dave McKenna Folks whose musical taste leans toward Scotch, hold the rock, packed DAR Constitution Hall on Thursday for Belle &...

By Click Track  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Belle & Sebastian

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 10/14/2010

Taking sides: Belle & Sebastian -- Indie-pop legends or comfort-rock enablers?

Scottish indie icons Belle & Sebastian mosey on into Constitution Hall tonight. You wouldn't think such a pleasant band would inspire such aggressive arguing but that's exactly the case. Some of us think they are rightful heirs to the...

By Click Track  |  12:50 PM ET, 10/14/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Belle & Sebastian

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 10/05/2010

Lil Wayne's hard time gets harder; Pavement's career in review; NPR streams Belle & Sebastian

Pavement, the best band of the '90s that wasn't Nirvana By Aaron Leitko -Lil Wayne is in trouble at prison after getting caught with headphones and a charger for a digital music player. Now the Grammy-winning rapper will have to...

By Aaron Leitko  |  08:33 AM ET, 10/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Belle & Sebastian, Lil Wayne, Pavement

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 09/14/2010

Singles file: Belle & Sebastian f. Carey Mulligan, Pollyn f. Freddie Gibbs, Houses

Indie-pop heroes Belle & Sebastian beef up their sound with the help of actress Carey Mulligan. By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Belle & Sebastian featuring Carey Mulligan: "Write About Love" The newly...

By Allison Stewart  |  10:30 AM ET, 09/14/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  2Pac, Belle & Sebastian, Freddie Gibbs, Houses, Kurupt, Maximum Balloon, Pollyn

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 08/03/2010

Album review: Ola Belle Reed, "Rising Sun Melodies"

Ola Belle Reed was an enormously influential figure in bluegrass music. By Bill Friskics-Warren As a performer, bandleader and humanitarian, Reed, who died in 2002, was a role model for generations of bluegrass musicians, and not only women. Her songs...

By Bill Friskics-Warren  |  08:30 AM ET, 08/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  Ola Belle Reed

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 06/30/2010

Matador announced 21st b-day celebration; Pitchfork launches spin-off blog; Sen. Robert Byrd's album to be reissued

Belle and Sebastian (Reuben Cox/Matador) By Aaron Leitko -Matador Records has announced the line-up for it's 21st anniversary celebration this October in Las Vegas, including performances by Yo La Tengo, Belle & Sebastian, Sonic Youth, and Guided By Voices. If...

By The Reliable Source  |  09:00 AM ET, 06/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Belle & Sebastian, Guided By Voices, Matador Records, Pitchfork, Sonic Youth, Yo La Tengo, robert byrd

Posted at 06:15 AM ET, 06/03/2010

Drake news: Album leaks, visits Lil Wayne in prison; "Glee" soundtrack holds off STP for No. 1; Belle & Sebastian announces tour

Drake: Album leaked, going to visit Weezy. (Matt Barnes Photography) By David Malitz - How can Drake be so ominpresent and still not have an album out? Well, "Thank Me Later" isn't officially released for another couple weeks but as...

By David Malitz  |  06:15 AM ET, 06/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Belle & Sebastian, Drake, Stone Temple Pilots