‘A celebration of the madness of our lives’ – Suede look back on writing ‘Be
11 Oct, 2018
"I wanted the song to reflect mine and my friends marginal lives"
As the band kick off a run of UK tour dates, Suede have looked back on the origin of their classic single ‘Beautiful Ones’.
Watch our ‘Song Stories’ video with the band above
Asked about the iconic video, Osman said: “I think it’s a really typical ’90s video in that, we look good in it, we’re playing the song, there are a couple of cut-aways, and it probably cost £100,000. It’s OK, its’a nice video, it shows what we looked like at the time and captures some of the excitement of the song.”
Suede recently released their acclaimed eighth album ‘The Blue Hour‘.
The band’s upcoming UK and Ireland tour dates are below. Tickets are available here. They will be joined by The Horrors.
Friday October 12 – LONDON Eventim Apollo
Saturday October 13 – LONDON Eventim Apollo
Sunday October 14 – DUBLIN Bord Gais Energy Theatre