Entering the world of The National after listening to ‘folklore’

I was a sophomore in high school when I first heard this line from Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Getting Back Together:” “And you would hide away and find your peace of mind with some indie record that’s much cooler than mine.”  To me, I was that guy: too cool for school, relishing music conversations … More Entering the world of The National after listening to ‘folklore’

The National shows increased level of ambition on “I Am Easy to Find”

This review was written by Colin Gay. You can follow him on Twitter @ColinGay17. The National seemed to have its genre set. Lead singer Matt Berninger sings about private, internal emotions or extensive, wide-ranging ideas about the world as a whole to indie rock tropes the surrounding band members have come to embrace over the … More The National shows increased level of ambition on “I Am Easy to Find”