Belmondo

Belmondo

BandPopSinger/Songwriter

Lushly arranged classy acoustic songs following the tradition of fellow Scots King Creosote and John Martyn with one eye across the ocean to Bon Iver and Iron and Wine. Intimate but with a certain grandeur and melodramatic but never over-indulgent.Lyrically sharp and musically ambitious.

Biography

Musician and Singer-Songwriter, Tiff Griffin is behind the music of Belmondo, due to release their first EP in 2012 after performing around Glasgow since 2010.

Having been around the Glasgow scene as a DJ and travelling the world from Rio to Zanzibar and back following musical trails and influences, Belmondo are now Glasgow based and creating a distinctive brand of acoustic song writing with a talented group of musicians bringing these original songs to life. Cello, violin and fretless bass playing band members from as far apart as Budapest and Australia combine with the deep baritone vocals to create a sound following the tradition of fellow Scots King Creosote and John Martyn with one eye across the ocean to Bon Iver and Iron and Wine. The 'Dressed Up and Letdown’ EP is self-released in Spring 2012 and they performed at the Danny Kyle Open Stage at Celtic Connections 2012.

Discography

Dressed Up and Let Down EP 2012