Found August 08, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
PLAYERS: Derek Jeter
TEAMS: New York Yankees
The National are considered by their fans many to be the best band in the world right now. The National’s rabid fan base have similar qualities to that of a fan base of a cult television show like The Wire or Breaking Bad. They will ceaselessly push their music on you and tell you, “you’ll understand, just give it time.” Part of their allure is that they write flawless metaphorically charged lyrics and have a band with the musical chops to back these genius phrases up with genius music. One of The National’s most well-known/loved songs is Mr. November, a stirring existential pump-up tune that took on political connotation three years after it was recorded. The song was written and recorded for The National’s breakthrough album Alligator which came out in 2005. The beauty of Mr. November, as well as plenty of songs written by the band’s frontman –Matt Berninger, is that they have universal appeal yet feel incredibly personal. At it’s heart the song is about being someone who can be r...
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