Album: Domestiques (1996)
The band named themselves after Tour de France winning cyclist Pedro Delgado.
While failing to earn the same critical notoriety and cultish devotion lavished upon countrymen Belle & Sebastian or Mogwai, the Delgados were in many respects the true epicenter of the contemporary Scottish pop renaissance. more
Domestiques is The Delgados' debut album. It was released on their own label, Chemikal Underground, on October 28, 1996. The title (literally "servants" in French) is a reference to thesupport team for the team leader in road bicycle racing.