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Matt Berninger, the deep-groaning frontman for the National, has contributed music to just about every even vaguely prestigious TV show currently on the air, and he's just added another one to his…   Read Story »
During their Primavera Sound set, the National brought some special guests up on stage. Justin Vernon (whose Volcano Choir project also made an appearance at the festival) joined them for "Slow Show"…   Read Story »
With the Walkmen on hiatus, a few of the group's members are going on to release solo projects. Multi-instrumentalist Walter Martin was the first one out, and his solo debut, the kids' album We're…   Read Story »
The National's singer Matt Berninger might have a sophisticated taste in TV comedy, but he's generally known as an intense brooding type rather than a funny motherfucker. So it's fun to see him flex…   Read Story »
The Walkmen are now on hiatus, possibly forever, and three of the band's members have solo albums coming out in the next few months. Only one of those members, however, has a kids' solo album coming…   Read Story »
The National frontman Matt Berninger has long been a devotee of the prestige TV shows out now, and he and his band have contributed to a bunch of them -- doing music for Game Of Thrones and Boardwalk…   Read Story »
Back in 2005, Brooklyn synth-rock band Clap Your Hands Say Yeah was riding high behind major online buzz for their self-released debut LP, an album that all but defined the term "blog rock." The hype…   Read Story »
Matt Berninger of the National has been promoting the upcoming documentary about his band, Mistaken For Strangers, on many podcasts. He's already stopped by to chat with Bret Easton Ellis and Pete…   Read Story »
The National are still touring behind last year's Trouble Will Find Me, but frontman Matt Berninger is staying busy in between gigs by promoting his brother's upcoming rock documentary/sibling story…   Read Story »
The soundtrack for the new movie Endless Love (initially framed as this ominous thriller in the trailers and now being marketed as a melodramatic love story in TV ads) features that new Tegan And…   Read Story »