Get the rough copy of your Best Albums of 2010 out: The National’s new album, High Violet, is streaming on the New York Times‘ website.
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The album is scheduled to be released Tuesday, May 11, but an online leak prompted the band the post it on the Times‘ website for streaming. It’s the first album the paper has debuted.
What does it sound like? Well, it’s indie rock, and The National is from Brooklyn. Their last two albums, Alligator and Boxer, have received critical praise.