The National is an American indie rock band formed in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, in 1999, and currently based in Brooklyn, New York. The band's lyrics, which have been described as "dark, melancholy and difficult to interpret", are written and sung by Matt Berninger, a baritone. The rest of the band is composed of two pairs of brothers: twins Aaron and Bryce Dessner and Scott and Bryan Devendorf. The band has released six studio albums, the last one Trouble Will Find Me came out in May 2013.
GENRE: Indie rock, Indie folk, Dad rock