Belle and Sebastian

Genre: Pop

Country of Origin: Scotland

Belle and Sebastian are an indie pop band formed in Glasgow in January 1996. The name "Belle and Sebastian" comes from Belle et Sébastien, a 1965 children's book by French writer Cécile Aubry later adapted for television.

After releasing a number of albums and EPs on Jeepster Records, they are now signed to Rough Trade Records in the United Kingdom and Matador Records in the United States.