Twenty years prior to now, Belle & Sebastian launched a bunch of three EPs over a interval of some months. Now they’re doing it as soon as extra, with a sequence of releases under the collective title ‘How To Solve Our Human Problems’.
The first EP might be launched on eight Dec, adopted by parts two and three on 19 Jan and 16 Feb respectively. Also out on 16 Feb is usually a CD compiling all three EPs and a vinyl boxset. Though when you occur to’ve already gone to the problem of buying the first two on vinyl, you’ll be able to buy the sphere with merely half three in it.
Accompanying the EPs announcement, the band have moreover launched a monitor from ‘How To Solve Our Human Problems Part 2’, titled ‘I’ll Be Your Pilot’. This adjust to’s ‘We Were Beautiful’, which takes up place on the first launch.
Of the new monitor, the band’s Stuart Murdoch says: “Having your first kid is a huge event, so I wrapped a lot of things I felt about Denny into the song. Being a dad made me feel a little like the pilot in ‘The Little Prince’, hence all the references to the Sahara!”
Listen to ‘I’ll Be Your Pilot’ proper right here:
As beforehand reported, the band might be touring the UK and Ireland in March subsequent yr. Here are the dates in full:
6 Mar: Truro Hall
eight Mar: Cardiff, Millennium Centre
9 Mar: Aberystwyth Arts Centre
10 Mar: Nottingham, Rock City
12 Nov: Manchester, Bridgewater Hall
13 Mar: Cambridge, Corn Exchange
15 Mar: Brighton, Dome
16 Mar: London, Troxy
17 Mar: London, Troxy
19 Mar: Liverpool Philharmonic
20 Mar: York, Opera House
22 Mar: Gateshead, Sage
23 Mar: Perth, Concert Hall
24 Mar: Edinburgh, Usher Hall
26 Mar: Dublin, Vicar Street
27 Mar: Dublin, Vicar Street