The National - The Shure Interview


Come behind the scenes with us as The National sets up and performs at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City. Before the show, Matt and Aaron discuss the strange reality of playing in huge amphitheaters, the long process of building a song, the durability and sound of the Beta 58, and the different chemistry and dynamics of performing songs live.

Interview Sections:

  • The Songwriting Process 1:02
  • Favorite Microphones 2:38
  • Translating Songs from Studio to Stage 3:36
  • What Next? 4:26