The National Debut New Song "Roman Candle"

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Over the weekend, The National played a show at the Troubadour in Los Angeles to benefit Cooperative Education. At the show they premiered a brand new song called “Roman Candle”. Back in August, in an interview with NME, the band said that they had begun working on their upcoming seventh album. Of their progress, frontman Matt Berninger said, “We did a camp out retreat in New York a couple of months ago, and we’re having another one in LA in a few weeks. We have 30 sketches of songs so far.”

Listen to one of those sketches below: