It wasn't until they moved to New York City from Cincinatti that the members started playing together. The group joined Danny Sigelmann in the Current studios to perform and discuss life in a band with your brother.
Songs: "We're All Looking For Astronauts," "Lit Up," and "Daughters Of The SoHo Riots"
- The National
- The National perform in The Current studios Brooklyn-via-Ohio quintet The National have been peddling their slow-burning, epically emotional brand of indie-rock to growing acclaim for the last decade.
- The National: 'We've Earned Our Stripes' Singer Matt Berninger discusses'Trouble Will Find Me,' being in a band of brothers, how his own brother inspired "I Should Live in Salt," and his own sheepish attitude toward the band's recent success.
- The National perform in the Current studio Described as darkly melodic, The National originated in Cincinnati, but came together in Brooklyn. They have recently released Boxer, their follow-up to their 2005 release Alligator.