I wouldn’t have thought Frankie Rose’s third sampling from her upcoming album, Interstellar, would be the strongest yet, especially considering how good “Know Me” and “Night Swim” are. The title cut and lead-off track for the album packs in drama, tension, and, ultimately, release to three and a half minutes better than I’ve heard anyone else do in a long while. Take a listen to it below and look for Interstellar on February 21st via Slumberland.
Frankie Rose – “Interstellar”
Plugging away since 1999, The National finally hit mainstream success with the release of their 2010 album High Violet. Of course, this entailed their first world tour, but in the new documentary Mistaken For Strangers, it’s only the backdrop for the relationship between lead singer Matt Berninger and his younger brother Tom, who had no idea that these short videos he was shooting would turn into a public document of their troubled, if still loving brotherhood.
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