November 5th, 2007
Episode 32 of 426 episodes
The National in concert. With host Bob Boilen. The National make thoughtful, melancholy rock in the spirit of Joy Division or Leonard Cohen, with singer Matt Berninger's warm baritone voice set against deftly orchestrated instrumentation that's as epic as it is intimate. Hear them recorded live from Washington, D.C.'s 9:30 Club originally webcast on NPR.org June 20, 2007.