The National #5 - Sea Of Love

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I've had what can only be described as 'one of those days', day long meetings where none of my actual work managed to get done and the gig I was thinking of going evaporating before my eyes. What better way to cheer me up than a new track by The National, "Sea Of Love" is instantly as addictive as the other two tracks we've already heard (and I've previously featured here - "Demons" and "Don't Swallow The Cap") from the Brooklyn bands forthcoming album Trouble Will Find Me, which is released May 20th - what better post The Great Escape hangover can there be!

The track is another exhilarating nup-tempo track which bursts straight out of the gates with a heavy percussive heart before jagged guitar hooks and it keeps getting better and better as the tempo increases like an out of control steam train to a 'typically National' climax of outpouring emotions - the accompanying video was simple but effective too, a single shot video featuring the band doing some mesmerizing old man dance techniques and a young kid doing amazing air guitar - watch it below