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The National perform “Christmas Magic” on Bob’s Burgers

The National yet agin provides the soundtrack to another episode of Bob’s Burgers. This time around Matt Berninger stars as an elf ornament on their tree singing a tune called “Christmas Magic.” Watch the re-play below now via Vulture. [...]

December 24, 2014 Music
National on Song Exploder Podcast

National Break Down “Sea of Love” on Song Exploder Podcast

The National hit up the podcast Song Explorer which features musicians braking down the bits and pieces behind the process of writing a song. In the last podcast of the year, Matt Berninger and Aaron Dessner of National guest talking about “Sea [...]

December 23, 2014 Music
Summer Stage NY

SummerStage and Celebrate Brooklyn! 2014 Line Up

We’re big fans of free music, and every year New York hosts so really great acts as part of their SummerStage and Celebrate Brooklyn! series. This years line ups have been announced taking place at various parks across the five [...]

May 2, 2014 Music

tUnE-yArDs “Water Fountain” Music Video

tUnE-yArDs has just released her first single ‘Water Fountain’ off her upcoming record Nikki Nack and it’s nothing short of her signature vibrant and bold sound. Once again, Merrill Garbus’s voice stands out as she acrobats between almost rap-like chants [...]

March 19, 2014 Music
The National SNL

The National perform “Graceless” & “I Need My Girl” on SNL

Last weekend Lena Dunham killed it on SNL and The National performed two tracks from last years excellent album Trouble Will Find You. In case you missed it we thought we’d share them with you. Watch a slightly sped up version [...]

March 11, 2014 Music
The National Live At The Sydney Opera House

The National Live At The Sydney Opera House

In a few short days we’ll be in Australia, Melbourne to be exact, and though sadly we missed the lane way festival and this rather amazing performance of The National live at the Sydney Opera House, we can watch the [...]

February 10, 2014 Music
The National Bob's Burgers

The National x Bob’s Burgers “Sailors in Your Mouth” Video

Just in time for Thanksgiving the animated television show Bob’s Burgers has teamed up with Brooklyn band The National to release an exclusive and rather hilarious new track called “Sailors In Your Mouth” which follows last year’s track from the [...]

November 28, 2013 Culture, Music
The National

The National perform “Sea of Love” on Jools Holland

Earlier this week Brooklyn based band The National stopped by the BBC program “Later… With Jools Holland” to perform a track off this years album Trouble Will Find Me. [...]

November 3, 2013 Music
Austin City Limits 2013 Divine Fits, Atoms for Peace, MSMR, White Denim, The National, Lionel Richie

Austin City Limits 2013 Day 3: Atoms For Peace, The National, Divine Fits, White Denim, MSMR + More

We started the last and final day of Austin City Limits with a full stomaches of BBQ and beer and headed to catch Brooklyn’s MSMR on the AMD stage. Lizzy Plapinger scrapped her rainbow hair and opted for a brighter, fashionable [...]

October 12, 2013 Concert Reviews, Music

Sidewalk Hustle x Nokia at Austin City Limits Music Festival 2013 (Preview)

We hadn’t had enough festival hopping after Governors Ball, Pitchfork Music Festival, Osheaga, and VELD, so we decided to head down to Austin City Limits Music Festival in Texas later this week to stretch the summer festival season as far [...]

October 3, 2013 Music

The National “Graceless” Music Video

The National has released a video for their Trouble Will Find Me track “Graceless” which follows the band through a beer-fuelded day of fun horsing around in a pool, slipping and sliding down a hill, shotgunning beers, shooting things with a potato [...]

August 28, 2013 Music
The National Yonge-Dundas Square NXNE 2013

NXNE 2013: The National at Yonge-Dundas Square

Last night most of Toronto flooded Yonge-Dundas square for The National’s free headlining set at NXNE. Not as many people as Iggy Pop or Flaming Lips, but a dense crowd of astute fans, enough to stop traffic going south on [...]

June 15, 2013 Concert Reviews, Music
Mistaken For Strangers

The National “Mistaken For Strangers” Documentary Trailer

Following along in the promotion of the National’s new album Trouble Will Find Me comes the release of this official trailer for the Tom Berninger-directed documentary about the bands 2010 High Violet tour. Premiering in a matter of days at the Tribeca [...]

April 16, 2013 Music
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The National “Don’t Swallow the Cap”

The National are back already with another track called “Don’t Swallow the Cap” off their forthcoming record Trouble Will Find Me, after dropping a video for “Demons” just a few days ago. Give it a listen below and look out for the [...]

April 12, 2013 Music
The National Demons Music Video

The National “Demons” Music Video

The National have been teasing their new material off their forthcoming sixth album Trouble Will Find Me in a live setting the past couple of weeks and finally they’ve released the first real taste of their new direction in the form [...]

April 9, 2013 Music