The National will perform for four nights at The Chicago Theatre on April 15th, 16th, 17th & 18th, 2014.
2013 was a landmark year for The National, whose May release of their fifth studio album Trouble Will Find Me debuted at #3 on Billboard's Top 200, followed by sold-out international tours, performances on The Colbert Report, All Things Considered, The Mindy Project, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live! The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan and more. The five-piece premiered their documentary film Mistaken For Strangers at the opening film at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival and was met with rave reviews. The band capped off the year with their first GRAMMY nomination for Best Alternative Album in early December. With 2014 underway The National shows no signs of slowing down with the 56th Annual GRAMMYS Awards on Jan. 26th, a theatrical release of their film, and a North American tour that brings them to The Chicago Theatre on April 15, 16, 17, & 18. Showtime will be 7:30pm. Special Guest is Daughter.
In addition, The National will perform two songs on the Jan. 25th episode of CBS This Morning. Beginning on February 1st, National fans can submit covers of “I Need My Girl” for Valentine’s Day contest.