The National - The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness

The National are back with new single, ‘The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness’, taken from their forthcoming seventh album ‘Sleep Well Beast’ out on 8th September.

Check out the new single below.

Full album tracklist:

1.Nobody Else Will Be There
2.Day I Die
3.Walk It Back
4.The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness
5.Born to Beg
7.Empire Line
8.I’ll Still Destroy You
9.Guilty Party
10.Carin at the Liquor Store
11.Dark Side of the Gym
12.Sleep Well Beast

The five-piece have also announced a world tour that includes new UK and Ireland dates:


16 – Cork Opera House, Cork
17 – Vicar Street, Dublin
18 – Vicar Street, Dublin
20 – Usher Hall, Edinburgh
21 – Usher Hall, Edinburgh
22 – O2 Apollo, Manchester
23 – O2 Apollo, Manchester
25 – Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London
26 – Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London
27 – Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London
28 – Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London

Ticket pre-sales commence this Monday 15th May, with tickets on general sale from Friday 19th May. UK and Ireland fans who pre-order ‘Sleep Well Beast’ via specific retailers before 10am on Sunday (14th May) will receive a special access code for Monday’s pre-sale.

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