The National have announced they'll be releasing a new album this May.

The follow-up to 2011's High Violet is yet unnamed, but will be released via 4AD at some point this May.

This follows the news that the band are heading out on tour from May, with Youth Lagoon and Dirty Projectors set to join them.

  • 05-16 Ithaca, NY - State Theater
  • 06-05 Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center *
  • 06-06 Columbia, MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion ^
  • 06-07 Philadelphia, PA - Mann Center for the Performing Arts ^
  • 06-08 Richmond, VA - The National
  • 06-10 Raleigh, NC - Red Hat Amphitheatre ^
  • 06-11 Pittsburgh, PA - Stage AE ^
  • 06-13 Montreal, Quebec - Lachine Canal
  • 06-14 Toronto, Ontario - Yonge Dundas Square
  • 06-15 Columbus, OH - LC Pavilion
  • 06-13-16 Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo
  • 06-21 Scheessel, Germany - Hurricane Festival
  • 06-22 Neuhausen Ob Eck - Southside Festival
  • 06-25 Brussels, Belgium - Cirque Royal
  • 06-28 Cork, Ireland - Live at the Marquee
  • 06-30 Rome, Italy - Parco Della Musica
  • 07-01 Milan, Italy - City Sound Festival
  • 07-02 Zagreb, Croatia - Salata
  • 07-14 Cincinnati, OH - Bunbury Festival

  • * with Youth Lagoon
  • ^ with Dirty Projectors