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The National

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Biography:
Birth Place: Cincinnati, Ohio
Years Active: 1999-present
Genres: Indie Rock, Post-punk Revival

The National are a Brooklyn-based indie rock band formed in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1999. The band's lyrics are written and sung by Matt Berninger in a distinctive baritone. The rest of the band is composed of two pairs of brothers: Aaron and Bryce Dessner and Scott and Bryan Devendorf. Aaron plays guitar, bass and piano, Bryce plays guitar, Scott plays bass and guitar, and Bryan is the drummer. Padma Newsome, from sister band Clogs, often contributes strings, keyboards, and other arrangements and instrumental flourishes. Their first album "The National" was released in 2001 on Brassland Records, a label founded by band members Aaron and Bryce Dessner, along with their friend Alec Hanley Bemi...

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Albums:

Sad Songs For Dirty Lovers

The National

Trouble Will Find Me

Exile Vilify (From The Game Portal 2) - Singl…

Think You Can Wait (From The Film Win Win)

Cherry Tree

High Violet (Expanded Version)

High Violet

The Virginia EP

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Videos:
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'Mistaken for Strangers' Trailer

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