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Published: 2014/01/21

The National Confirm Tour, Valentine’s Day Cover Contest

The National have announced a series of North American tour dates. The indie rockers will now make their way to The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on March 25, where they will premiere their new film Mistaken for Strangers and play a full show. The National will then head to Toronto for a three-night run at Massey Hall before swinging through Grand Rapids on their way to a two-night stand at The Chicago Theatre. The band will then be joined by Warpaint for two-nights in Austin, TX, followed by a tour-closing show at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley, CA with Portugal. The Man.

In addition to the tour dates, The National have also announced a special Valentine’s Day cover contest. Starting today, the band is inviting fans to submit videos of themselves covering their song “I Need My Girl.” Different covers will be selected and premiered on the group’s website from February 1 through Valentine’s Day, when a winning video will be chosen by the band

In related news, The National will play two songs on the January 25 episode of CBS This Morning.
 
The National 2014 North American Tour Dates

January 31 Honolulu, HI – The Republik
March 25 Los Angeles, CA – Shrine Auditorium*
April 9 Toronto, ON – Massey Hall**
April 10 Toronto, ON – Massey Hall**
April 11 Toronto, ON – Massey Hall**
April 12 Grand Rapids, MI – Calvin College Covenant Fine Arts Center
April 15 Chicago, IL – Chicago Theatre**
April 16 Chicago, IL – Chicago Theatre**
April 21 Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater^
April 22 Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater^
April 26 Berkeley, CA - Greek Theatre^^
May 9 Atlanta, GA—Shaky Knees Festival
 
(*) Gala theatrical premiere of Mistaken for Strangers
(**) w/ Daughter

(^) w/ Warpaint

(^^) w/ Portugal. The Man

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Atl January 21, 2014, 12:35:03

What about shaky knees???

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