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This stuff is ALBUM, not EP, material

Aside from Abel being the rocking gem that it is, you got two other songs here which to me are worthy of being on a National album. Alligator is strong, but Driver Surprise Me is plain excellent, with KIU trailing just slightly behind. A definite recommendation for all National fans, mild to devoted ones. These boys know how to make music, plain and simple.

Not too bad

They're playing at bonnaroo. I like this album much more than "boxer"


Formed: 1999 in Brooklyn, NY

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Although formed during the post-punk revival of the late '90s, the National took inspiration from a wider set of influences, including country-rock, Americana, indie rock, and Brit-pop. The lineup began taking shape in Ohio and officially cemented itself in New York, with baritone vocalist Matt Berninger joining forces with two sets of brothers -- Scott (bass) and Bryan Devendorf (drums), and Aaron (guitar) and Bryce Dessner (guitar). After establishing themselves as a live act, the bandmates made...
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