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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There's something beautifully perverse about Father John Misty making such a regular prestigey music video for "Leaving LA," a song that's 13 minutes long. It's…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2017 - 4:18 pm

2017 In Review

The 11 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2017

Twitter beefs had a landmark year thanks to the election of a narcissist with a fragile ego as our Commander-in-Chief. But unlike the style of…
Pranav Trewn | December 8, 2017 - 11:00 am

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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

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Lorde, Bleachers, The National, Spoon To Play Ally Coalition Talent Show In NYC

Lorde, Kacey Musgraves, Bleachers, Shamir, Matt Berninger and Aaron Dessner of The National and Britt Daniel and Alex Fischel of Spoon have all signed on…
Melinda Newman / Billboard | December 11, 2017 - 1:40 pm

Watch The National Cover Leonard Cohen’s “Memories” In Montreal

The National contributed to the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal's recent Leonard Cohen exhibition, and while performing in his Montreal hometown on Thursday, they decided…
Peter Helman | December 10, 2017 - 1:36 pm

2017 In Review

The 11 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2017

Twitter beefs had a landmark year thanks to the election of a narcissist with a fragile ego as our Commander-in-Chief. But unlike the style of…
Pranav Trewn | December 8, 2017 - 11:00 am

Watch The National Play “Day I Die” On Ellen

Because the world seems to be spinning out of control more and more each week, I personally find myself starting my mornings with the hazy,…
Ryan Leas | December 5, 2017 - 10:13 am

The National – “Dark Side Of The Gym” Video

The National have shared another video from Sleep Well Beast, their subtly spectacular new LP. This one is for "Dark Side Of The Gym," and…
Chris DeVille | November 30, 2017 - 4:24 pm

Hear The National Cover Bob’s Burgers Thanksgiving Song “Give It To Teddy”

The National have a long history with Bob's Burgers, and they especially seem to love helping out with the show's holiday soundtrack. They've covered two
James Rettig | November 24, 2017 - 9:51 am

The National – “Maybe Not” (Cat Power Cover)

At a show in London back in September, the National teamed up with Lisa Hannigan to cover Cat Power's "Maybe Not," a song from Chan…
Tom Breihan | November 15, 2017 - 9:30 am

Watch The National Perform Boxer In Its Entirety In Brussels

The National just wrapped up a European tour in support of their new album Sleep Well Beast, but at their final show in Brussels tonight,…
Peter Helman | November 9, 2017 - 9:35 pm

The National – “I’ll Still Destroy You” Video

Now that we're well into autumn it's a good time to revisit Sleep Well Beast, the latest impeccable LP from the National. They've thoughtfully reminded…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2017 - 1:13 pm

Watch The National Cover The Ramones In Queens

Most Ramones fans tend to believe that Joey Ramone wrote the Ramones' 1981 song "The KKK Took My Baby Away" about Johnny Ramone; it's a…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2017 - 9:45 am

Watch The National Play “Day I Die” & “The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness” On Jools Holland

Moody and debonair American gentlemen the National were among the many, many guests on the most recent episode of the UK music show Later... With
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2017 - 9:55 am

Watch The National Cover Queen & Cat Power In London

The National have been touring in support of their excellent new album Sleep Well Beast, and they've been sneaking a bunch of unexpected covers into…
Peter Helman | September 30, 2017 - 5:14 pm

Watch The National Cover Talking Heads In London

Last night, as part of the tour behind their excellent new album Sleep Well Beast, the National played a show at London's Eventim Apollo. And…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2017 - 9:16 am
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