Listening Station: The National Climb Into The Ring

Mar 23rd, 2007 // 1 Comment

thenational.jpgThe National’s Boxer doesn’t come out until May 22, but already there’s a ton of anticipation; “Fake Empire,” the first song to be unleashed to the MP3 blogs, has already shot to the upper echelons of the elbo.ws chart, and with good reason, as it’s a slow-burn track that goes from last-call lament to full-bodied rocker:

The National – Fake Empire [MP3, link expired]
The National [Official site]

  1. konflictofinterest

    This band is going to be fucking huge. I mean huge huge. Just you watch.

    If you haven’t seen them live, you need to correct that error.

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