It didn't take a lot to find inspiration for Belle and Sebastian
's newest single "Nobody's Empire." Frontman Stuart Murdoch only had to look as far as the illness he suffered in younger years, which translated into what he calls, "absolutely the most personal [song] I've ever written."
The video was just dropped and features album cover model/actress, Tazmin Merchant. Taking the place of Murdoch, Merchant lip-syncs in-between clippy contemporary and vintage images collected from B&S fans, archival clips from the Scottish Screen Archive at the National Library Of Scotland. and the Prelinger Archives.
Click play on the video below and get your copy of Girls In Peacetime Want to Dance
, out on Jan 20.