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The National

The National Biography (Wikipedia)

The National is an American rock band from Cincinnati, Ohio, formed in 1999. The band consists of Matt Berninger (vocals), Aaron Dessner (guitar, keyboards), Bryce Dessner (guitar), Scott Devendorf (bass) and Bryan Devendorf (drums).

Founded by Berninger, Aaron Dessner, and Scott and Bryan Devendorf, The National released their self-titled debut album, The National (2001), on Brassland Records, an independent record label founded by Dessner and his twin brother, Bryce Dessner. Bryce, who had assisted in recording the album, soon joined the band, participating as a full member in the recording of its follow-up, Sad Songs for Dirty Lovers (2003).

Leaving behind their day jobs, the National signed with Beggars Banquet Records and released their third studio album, Alligator (2005), to widespread critical acclaim. The band's fourth and fifth studio albums, Boxer (2007) and High Violet (2010), increased their exposure significantly. In 2013, the band released its sixth studio album, Trouble Will Find Me, which was nominated for Best Alternative Music Album at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. In 2017 the band released the album Sleep Well Beast, which won the Grammy award for Best Alternative Music Album at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards.

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The National Performances & Interviews


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Pink Rabbits
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Bloodbuzz Ohio
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Bloodbuzz Ohio
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England
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England
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Lemonworld
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Lemonworld
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The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
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The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
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Sea Of Love
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Sea Of Love
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Fake Empire
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Fake Empire
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Terrible Love
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Terrible Love
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Ada
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Ada
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Demons
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Demons
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Day I Die
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Day I Die
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Don't Swallow The Cap
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Don't Swallow The Cap
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I Need My Girl
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I Need My Girl
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Graceless
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Graceless
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Lit Up
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Lit Up
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Fireproof
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Fireproof
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The Geese of Beverly Road
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The Geese of Beverly Road
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Vanderlyle Crybaby Geeks
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Vanderlyle Crybaby Geeks
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This Is The Last Time
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This Is The Last Time
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Afraid of Everyone
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Afraid of Everyone
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About Today
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About Today
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Olive
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Olive
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Turtleneck
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Turtleneck
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Anyone's Ghost
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Anyone's Ghost
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Runaway
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Runaway
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Lucky You
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Lucky You
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Conversation 16
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Conversation 16
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Upcoming Events

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Castlefield Bowl, Manchester, UK
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2019
The National, Florence and the Machine, Lykke Li, Khruangbin and Nadine Shah
Hyde Park, London, UK

Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2017
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
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Glastonbury: 2017

Glastonbury: 2017

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Worthy Farm, Pilton
6 Music Festival: 2014
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Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
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2014
6 Music Festival: 2014

6 Music Festival: 2014

Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

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