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Lorde, The National, Nas & The Replacements To Play Boston Calling

Can’t check out the Boston Calling festival in May? Well, you’re in luck, the fest has announced another set of dates this fall.


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Watch The National Perform Outside Of The Sydney Opera House

The National took the stage last night at the Chicago Theatre for the first of four sold out XRT shows, bringing with them their discography of inescapable romanticism. For fans that weren’t able to secure a […]


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Get Great Seats For The National’s XRT Shows At The Chicago Theatre

A limited number of great main floor seats for all four Chicago Theatre concerts with The National are being released and going on sale at 5pm. There will be a strict 4-ticket limit per purchase.


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The Music of ‘TURN’ Season 1: Jake Bugg, Joy Williams & The National’s Matt Berninger

The new AMC show uses some of today’s most blog-worthy artists to reinterpret songs from the 1700s. We’ll be speaking with the show’s music supervisor, Thomas Golubic, all season long about the modern twist he’s putting on centuries-old music.



Hear The National Live From Chicago On XRT’s Sunday Night Concert

Wind down your week with a very cool XRT Sunday Night Concert. You may remember when Ohio’s own 5-piece The National stopped by the UIC Pavilion nearly three years ago with Arcade Fire. In honor […]


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Interview: The War on Drugs on the Grateful Dead, Dads, & the Emotional Depth of ‘Sleepless in Seattle’

While talking with, Granduciel kept things just as honest as his new album, explaining that talking to him while he’s stuck in traffic might be the best time to chat, especially if you want to know his feelings on the Grateful Dead.


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Arcade Fire Cover Prince’s ‘Controversy’ in Minneapolis [Listen]

Something that’s been a bit of a thing in recent weeks is high profile artists covering other high profile artists when playing their hometowns/home countries.  For example, on Bruce Springsteen’s recent Australian tour, he and […]


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Interview: The National’s Matt Berninger on Closeted Indie Rock Deadheads

Indie rock’s elite are covering the Grateful Dead on an upcoming tribute album. And the Dead love it!



Additional Tickets Released For The National’s Sold Out XRT Shows At The Chicago Theatre – Get Yours Here!

A block of seats to the four previously sold-out XRT Shows by The National – April 15th through the 18th at the Chicago Theatre – will be released for sale at 4pm this Thursday afternoon. […]


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Queens of the Stone Age, Soundgarden, New Order to Play 2014 Sasquatch! Music Festival

This year’s Sasquatch! Music Festival, like Coachella before it, is offering double the fun by expanding to two weekends. But unlike the Indio, California fest, each weekend of Sasquatch! will have entirely different lineups.