Belleville have gigged across Kent at top music venues and have made appearances at the Canterbury Festival Fringe, Lounge on the Farm and were also finalists in Kent TV’s SoundClash 2009 Competition. belleville recently released their debut EP – The First Dance, in June 2009, with a percentage of sales being donated to Kent charity, Porchlight. With influences ranging from Sigur Ros, to Editors, to Beth Orton and a live sound that has recently been compared to Bat for Lashes and Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Belleville have a unique sound not to be missed. “Memorable melodies, thoughtful lyrics delivered with sensitive musicianship. In Emily Yates, Belleville have a singer with great vocal range, warmth and grace.” Orange Street Music Club.
belleville are supported by Canterbury City Council