“The National create darkly serious, literate and lush indie rock that reached critical mass with the group’s fourth album, 2007’s Boxer, which reached Number Five on Billboard’s Top Independent Albums chart. The band been compared to Joy Division, Leonard Cohen, Wilco and Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds.”

By Choucri Bechir

The list is no particular order


Fake Empire

Slow Show

Green Gloves


Start a War


Guest Room


Little Faith


Afraid of Everyone


Bloodbuzz Ohio




Bonus Track:

Terrible Love


You can listen to the playlist on YouTube here: