The National

Video: The National – Dark Side of the Gym

The National have released the video for Dark Side Of The Gym, directed, choreographed and starring NYC Ballet Resident Choreographer and soloist Justin Peck and executive produced by former Miami City Ballet dancer and current dance filmmaker Ezra Hurwitz. The National’s latest album Sleep Well Beast is out now on 4AD

Video: The National – Day I Die

The National shared their latest track Day I Die from their forthcoming album Sleep Well Beast. The video, which was directed by Casey Reas, compresses the frenetic energy of performing with the grind of touring. It’s a day in the life of The National. Reas adds, “Graham MacIndoe captured eighteen time-lapse photo series during rehearsals… Read more »

The National – Guilty Party

The National will release their forthcoming 7th studio-album Sleep Well Beast on September 8 via 4AD. Sleep Well Beast was produced by Aaron Dessner with co-production by Bryce Dessner and Matt Berninger and recorded at Aaron’s Hudson Valley, NY studio, Long Pond. To celebrate the forthcoming album the band will be throwing a Guilty Party at Basilica Hudson on… Read more »

The National – The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness

The National release their forthcoming 7th studio-album Sleep Well Beast on September 8 via 4AD. Sleep Well Beast was produced by Aaron Dessner with co-production by Bryce Dessner and Matt Berninger. The album was mixed by Peter Katis and recorded at Aaron Dessner’s Hudson Valley, New York studio, Long Pond, with additional sessions having taken… Read more »

EL VY – Paul Is Alive

The National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls/Menomena’s Brent Knopf will release their debut album as EL VY, Return To The Moon, on October 30 via 4AD. In a press release, Berninger describes the record as “more autobiographical than anything else I’ve written, but the details aren’t true. It’s written in the voices of a few invented characters, composites… Read more »

EL VY – I’m The Man To Be

The National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls/Menomena’s Brent Knopf have teamed up for a new project under the name EL VY. They release their debut album Return To The Moon on October 30 through 4AD. In a press release, Berninger describes the record as “more autobiographical than anything else I’ve written, but the details aren’t… Read more »

EL VY – Return To The Moon

The National’s Matt Berninger and Ramona Falls/Menomena’s Brent Knopf have teamed up for a new project under the name EL VY. They release their debut album Return To The Moon on October 30 via 4AD. In a press release, Berninger describes the record as “more autobiographical than anything else I’ve written, but the details aren’t… Read more »

The National – Sunshine On My Back

The National have shared a brand new single entitled Sunshine On My Back, their first new song since their 2013 album Trouble Will Find Me. The song is a leftover from the Trouble Will Find Me sessions, and it features vocals from Sharon Van Etten. The song comes free with any purchase/rental of the band’s… Read more »

The National – Lean

The National have recorded a new song for the upcoming Hunger Games: Catching Fire soundtrack. It’s called Lean, and you can stream/download it below. The National’s new album Trouble Will Find Me is out now on 4AD.