The National drops new music video for “New Order T-Shirt”

By Grace Koennecke, Columns Editor
[Photo courtesy of The New York Times]
On Thursday, The National dropped their second single, “New Order T-Shirt”, from their upcoming album, First Two Pages of Frankestein, along with an accompanying music video. Along with the song’s release and video, the rock band also partnered with New Order to create a limited t-shirt drop, which fans can find on their website.

The National release 1970s-style mini-documentary

By Max Semenczuk, Contributor [Photo courtesy of The National/Graham MacIndoe] The National released Juicy Sonic Magic, a 10-minute mini-documentary, on Thursday, November 21, to accompany their Black Friday release of a three-cassette box set titled The National: Juicy Sonic Magic, Live in Berkeley, September 24-25, 2018. Read more: Frances Quinlan releases new single and adds…

Album Review: The National – Sleep Well Beast

By Emily DiAlbert, Contributor [4AD; 2017] Rating: 7.5/10 Key Tracks: “Empire Line”, “Carin at the Liquor Store”, “Sleep Well Beast” Sleep Well Beast, the seventh studio album by the indie-rock band The National, delivers a chaotic-yet-beautiful glimpse into the life and relationship of angsty frontman Matt Berninger. Berninger and his wife Carin wrote the record together…