As previously announced, Belle and Sebastian will release their ninth studio album Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance via Matador Records / Remote Control on Friday January 16 in Australia. The band have shared a peak of their album cover, track listing and more.
After a four year absence since their last Australian tour, including a performance at the Sydney Opera House, Belle & Sebastian will return to Australia this summer after announcing a spot at the New Zealand edition of Laneway Festival.
AUSTRALIAN SHOW DATES
MONDAY 26 JANUARY- Laneway Festival Auckland, New Zealand
WEDNESDAY 28 JANUARY – The Tivoli Brisbane, Australia
The album features backing from James Sedwards, Deb Googe of My Bloody Valentine and Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth accompanying Thurston’s thrashing guitars as well as blissful 12-string acoustic ballads.