Telekom Electronic Beats

Belle & Sebastian share more Late Night Tales

Published on February 14, 2012 17:36 Berlin Time

Belle & Sebastian share more Late Night Tales Belle & Sebastian are not exactly the obvious choice to curate an edition of the Late Night Tales mix series. However the band’s 2006 contribution to the long running series, where artists select a perfect late night soundtrack, was an unexpected success. This was in no small part due to a liberal selection of tight electronics and dance-floor oddities mixed with long forgotten remnants from pop music’s past. Now the Scottish band, who have released eight albums since their 1996 debut Tigermilk, have been asked back for another crack at the whip and judging by the track-listing below it’s going to be an equally well received selection. Coming out in March, Broadcast, The Pop Group and Toro Y Moi. And if you still think Belle & Sebastian are only about fey pop, jangling guitars and kitchen-sink dramas, we suggest you take a listen to this.

Track listing

01. Broadcast – Ominous Cloud
02. The Wonder Who? – Watch the Flowers Grow
03. Joe Pass – A Time for Us
04. Mulatu Astatke – Yekermo Sew (A Man of Experience and Wisdom)
05. Milton Nascimento & Lô Borges – Tudo Que Você Podia Ser
06. Marie Laforêt – Et Si Je t’aime
07. Bonnie Dobson – Bird of Space
08. Dorothy Ashby – Soul Vibrations
09. McDonald And Giles – Tomorrow’s People
10. Gold Panda – Quitters Raga
11. Broadcast – Chord Simple
12. The Pop Group – Savage Sea
13. Stan Tracey Quartet – Starless and Bible Black
14. The Lovin Spoonful – Darlin Be Home Soon
15. Belle And Sebastian – Crash
16. Roland Vincent – L.S.D. Partie
17. Toro Y Moi – Still Sound
18. Ce’cile – Rude Bwoy Thug Life
19. Remember Remember – Scottish Widows
20. Trees – Streets of Derry
21. Blood, Sweat & Tears – Spinning Wheel
22. Pete Shelley – Homosapien (Dub)
23. Steve Parks – Still Thinking of You
24. David Behrman – On the Other Ocean
25. Paul Morley – Lost for Words