Whenever someone says they don't really "get" The National, a million people seem to pipe up with the, "you gotta give them time, man!" line. Screw that. If you've yet to fall in love with the band, just watch this performance.


Breakdown and Performance:

  • Artist: The National
  • Track: 'This Is The Last Time'
  • TV Show: The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon
  • What are they promoting?: Trouble Will Find Me and Mistaken for Strangers.

Rating: 9/10

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