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Belle and Sebastian

Just a Modern Rock Story

Paul Whitelaw

St. Martin's Griffin

In the years since their first release, Belle and Sebastian have grown from a secretive cult concern into one of the most beloved and revered pop’n’roll bands in the world. Intelligent and sensitive, witty and original, beautiful and bold, their music inspires the kind of devotion not seen since The Smiths. Their continuing desire to push the boundaries of their vision has resulted in some of the most essential and idiosyncratic records of recent times.

 

In this, the first biography of Belle and Sebastian, Paul Whitelaw traces their unpredictable personal and creative curve. With all original interviews and personal photos from the band Belle and Sebastian: Just A Modern Rock Story is the definitive account of the clandestine world and continuing rise of the unique and fascinating musical phenomenon that is Belle and Sebastian.   


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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Paul Whitelaw

  • Paul Whitelaw is a music/arts writer based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Since 2001 he has worked as the music editor at Metro, one of the United Kingdom's most popular newspapers. His work has also appeared in The Scotsman, Scotland on Sunday, Melody Maker and NME.

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Belle and Sebastian

Just a Modern Rock Story

Paul Whitelaw

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St. Martin's Griffin

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