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The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 20-1
9 Oct 2014 // 9:13 PM
These top 20 records of the '00s feature some familiar faces, but also several that, over time, have grown more fondly in memory.
Lit Up: The National's 'Alligator' and the Hope of Indie Rock
30 Sep 2014 // 9:14 PM
The National's seminal 2005 album Alligator shows the band, like America, to be lit up by white lights even as it is surrounded by darkness.
The Money I Owe: The National's 'Bloodbuzz Ohio' in 2012
2 Oct 2012 // 6:15 PM
The National's "Bloodbuzz Ohio" stays relevant and touching as the Great Recession continues.
The National: Sleep Well Beast
4 Sep 2017 // 9:30 PM
Sleep Well Beast, the National's best LP since Boxer, features some of the band's most raucous numbers to date, as well as a newfound use of electronics.
Panorama Offers Social Commentary From Kendrick Lamar and New Songs From the National
1 Aug 2016 // 7:41 AM
Stellar sets from the Julie Ruin, Foals, Kendrick Lamar, the National and more made for an exciting second day of the inaugural Panorama Music Festival.
The National - "The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness" (Singles Going Steady)
1 Jun 2017 // 6:00 AM
The National 2.0 have been given a slightly modern makeover but have managed to make it sound like a natural progression
The National - "Graceless" (video)
27 Aug 2013 // 5:27 AM
The National is now up to six videos from 'Trouble Will Find Me', released earlier this year.
Band is building a buzz with one of the best albums of the year
18 Sep 2007 // 11:38 PM
Some bands rocket to fame and pray not to burn out. Some become household names only after years of steady gigging and recording. And then