hear the first track off of the national’s upcoming album, “demons”

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all i have to say is, amazing. check out “demons” below.

trouble will find me, is out may 20th (europe) / may 21st via 4AD.

check out the national’s track for the show game of thrones, “the rains of castamere”

it’s pretty awesome. give it a listen below.

hear 2 new national songs via cbc’s Q radio show

listen to the songs “ryland” and “i need my girl” HERE.

watch the national perform “bloodbuzz ohio” on the irish tv show other voices

for more info on the show check out their site HERE.

watch this amazingly awesome video for the national’s track exile, vilify

a singing sock puppet. what?
this was a video chosen from a contest for a track that the national did for the video game portal 2. congratulations to the director C.F. Meister for this video that has nothing to do with the video game but won regardless. kudos dude!

watch the national preform “fake empire” with zach condon

this is from the open air st. gallen music festival in switzerland. watch below.

also, if you check out the rest of the youtube channel HERE there are some other great videos from the festival including the rest of the national’s set.

listen to a grinderman remix of “evil” featuring the national’s matt berninger by silver alert

this slow-mo eerie chugging track will be part of a limited edition “evil” 12″ red glitter vinyl with a CD insert. it’s set to be released on april 16th (record store day). there will only be 750 copies pressed and will only be sold that day. listen HERE.