The National rip through four Sleep Well Beast cuts on CBS This Morning: Watch

Live renditions of "Day I Die", "Nobody Else Will Be There", "Turtleneck", and "The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness"

Photo by Killian Young

The National‘s Sleep Well Beast landed yesterday after months of singles, videos, and live performances (including a recent one on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert). This morning, the band celebrated its release by dropping by CBS This Morning: Saturday to perform a number of songs from the record, which we adored for its “lush, masculine melancholy.”

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Live from Electric Lady Studios, Matt Berninger led the band through “Day I Die”, “Nobody Else Will Be There”, “Turtleneck”, and “The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness”. Watch each of the performances below.


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