The National are to appear on “Catching Fire” Soundtrack

A movie about killing children in an apocalyptic world can’t fit any better to The National’s gloomy lyrics. Maybe I’m taking the band’s lyrical meaning differently than what they intended to have, but it could work out. They’ve announced that the group wrote a song for the new Hunger Games movie, Catching Fire, which is set toContinue reading “The National are to appear on “Catching Fire” Soundtrack”

Hear the new Nine Inch Nails tracks “Everything” and “Find My Way”

In classic NIN fashion, Trent Reznor has shocked fans once again. As the new album, Hesitation Marks, is about to be released, the band released two more songs to BBC Radio One with a very mixed reception. “Everything”, which was released just about a week ago, resembles the popular rock hits of the 90’s, while “FindContinue reading “Hear the new Nine Inch Nails tracks “Everything” and “Find My Way””

The National release bleak statement about future of the band

  As the days become closer to the release of The National’s new album, Trouble Will Find Me, lead singer Matt Berninger has released an upsetting statement; “The band has almost ended here and there. I think we got past a lot of the ways it could have ended and ended badly. I think we gotContinue reading “The National release bleak statement about future of the band”

Review: The National – Trouble Will Find Me

While I was only in New York very briefly, I’ve always found it to be a city full of emotions. I’ve never lived there, only visited, but every I hear an Turn On The Bright Lights by Interpol or Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea by PJ Harvey, I’m immediately dumped right in the heart ofContinue reading “Review: The National – Trouble Will Find Me”

Watch two new songs by The National on ‘Fallon’

With a new album titled, Trouble Will Find Me, it’s fitting that the Brooklyn rockers are set to show their stuff. They’ve claimed to channel the sounds of Roy Orbison and Bob Dylan on their forthcoming LP, which is set to release May 21st on 4AD. This should be very exciting as they’ve included guests likeContinue reading “Watch two new songs by The National on ‘Fallon’”