The National

Patti Smith, Pavement and The Walkmen lead line-up for The National’s Homecoming 2023

The festival returns from September 15-16 with The National headlining both nights

Taylor Swift and Aaron Dessner debut ‘Would’ve, Could’ve, Should’ve’ live

The pair surprised fans on the final night in Nashville

Ed Sheeran – ‘Subtract’ review: his troubled times laid bare

Written with The National’s Aaron Dessner as death and depression enveloped his life, these brutal circumstances are reflected in these lo-fi missives

The National share lyric video for ‘The Alcott’ featuring Taylor Swift

The track is taken from their new album ‘First Two Pages Of Frankenstein’

The National – ‘First Two Pages Of Frankenstein’ review: their best record in a decade

With a little help from Taylor Swift, Phoebe Bridgers and Sufjan Stevens, the US indie heroes deliver a dose of profound catharsis and their finest album in a decade

The National praise Taylor Swift’s ‘Eras Tour’: “The greatest show I’ve ever seen”

Aaron Dessner recently joined Swift onstage in Tampa, Florida

The National on pulling back from the brink: “It’s felt fragile before, but this time was different”

Amidst creative troubles and an uncertain future, the indie-rock stalwarts find salvation on new album ‘First Two Pages of Frankenstein’

Taylor Swift’s ‘Willow’ and ‘Cardigan’ were originally meant for The National

“I wasn’t having a lot of luck, so Aaron sent them to Taylor,” said Berninger