November 2, 2017

The National - Secret Meeting

Eclectic MixTape:  Track-of-the-Day

… I'm sorry I missed you
I had a secret meeting in the basement of my brain

A band that successfully made the treacherous journey from Cincinnati to New York, carrying a box of demons.  That ‘difficult’ lyrical stance, rather than hurting, was arguably most responsible for their becoming indie stalwarts.  This track is drawn from more than a decade ago, when critical notice was just beginning to amass.

(2005 - Brooklyn)