The Twilight Sad are an indie rock band from Kilsyth, Scotland. The band is composed of James Graham (vocals), Andy MacFarlane (guitar, accordion), Craig Orzel (bass, glockenspiel) and Mark Devine (drums). The band's debut album, Fourteen Autumns & Fifteen Winters, was released on FatCat Records in 2007, drawing widespread critical acclaim.
The band credit Planet Sound for giving them their first review, when a demo of their song "That Summer, at Home I Had Become the Invisible Boy" received a 9/10 rating from the magazine in 2005. Singer, James Graham, remarked "That was the first review we ever had... we were thrilled. It gave us a lot of confidence we were on the right path. The debut LP was lauded as 2007's album of the year in Planet Sound and The Skinny.
The band have played with acts, such as Mogwai, The Smashing Pumpkins, Snow Patrol, Micah P. Hinson, David Pajo, Battles, Beirut and Idlewild, and share a friendship with label mates, and fellow Scots, Frightened Rabbit.
The band released the mini-album, Here, It Never Snowed. Afterwards It Did, in June 2008.
Under the name Orzelda, bassist Craig Orzel released a solo album, The Wee Shop is Filled With Delights, in 2008.
Guitarist Andy MacFarlane composed, The Wea-ther Is Bad for Semicondutor's short film, Brillant Noise, a film pieced together from archive NASA footage of the sun’s surface.