Matt Berninger

The National confirm new single ‘Weird Goodbyes’ with Bon Iver

The song has been played live regularly since May

Watch The National perform three new songs in Paris

Footage has surfaced of the tracks, which were given their live debuts in Spain last week

The National announce special Manchester show for this summer

The band haven't performed in the UK since 2019

The National’s new album has a “classic” sound with “a lot of energy”

"It kind of feels back to the classic National sound in a way, which was really just the five of us, and it has a lot of energy in it," says guitarist Bryce Dessner

Caroline Spence and The National’s Matt Berninger collab on the slow-burning ‘I Know You Know Me’

"Matt’s voice brought a new depth to the narrative and the sonic palette of this song"

Fucked Up share ‘Year Of The Horse’ video and talk 10 years of ‘David Comes To Life’

Frontman Damian Abraham on working with Julien Baker and Matt Berninger, what went into their seminal third album, and progress on new material

Matt Berninger on The National’s new song ‘Somebody Desperate’: “We all have these deep insecurities when it comes to our hearts”

“It’s someone confronting their own insecurities,” Berninger told NME of the band’s new track, which appears in the end credits of the film adaptation of ‘Cyrano’

The National add entire catalogue to Bandcamp to celebrate 20th anniversary of debut album

"We are grateful for the journey this record began and the path it set us on over the last two decades"

Aaron and Bryce Dessner on their ‘Cyrano’ film soundtrack: “They’re National songs in a way, and have an interior, intimate feeling”

The twins from The National have adapted their score for the off-Broadway stage production of the legendary tale for a new film adaptation, starring Peter Dinklage

The National’s Aaron and Bryce Dessner announce ‘Cyrano’ soundtrack

The soundtrack for the new Peter Dinklage-starring film, adapted from the 2018 musical, will feature lyrics from Matt Berninger and Carin Besser
Advertisement