Songs from Movies

The National

The National is a Brooklyn-based indie rock band formed in 1999, by friends from Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. The band's lyrics are written and sung by Matt Berninger in a distinctive, deep baritone. The rest of the band is composed of two pairs of brothers: Aaron Dessner (guitar, bass, keyboards), Bryce Dessner (guitar), Scott Devendorf (bass, guitar) and Bryan Devendorf (drums). Their self-titled debut album"The National" (Brassland 2001) was recorded and released before they had played even a single show. Read more on

The National has 17 songs that have been featured in movies like Battle in Seattle, 11.6, Faster and Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist. What is your favorite song by The National?


Songs from The National

Fake Empire
Bloodbuzz Ohio
All the Wine
Wasp Nest (2004)
Start a War
About Today
Afraid of Everyone
Cherry Tree
Exile Vilify
I Need My Girl