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  • Interviewer: Which living artist would you sacrifice to bring back a dead one?
  • Will Butler: That's harsh, man. We're too nice to answer that question. But for Sam Cooke I think I could sacrifice Bryce Dessner from The National.

(Source: mickinthecity)

Guess the Guests on “Trouble Will Find Me”


The National's upcoming album “Trouble Will Find Mefeatures contributions from the likes of Sufjan Stevens, Annie Clark (superhero name: St. Vincent), Sharon Van Etten, Arcade Fire’s Richard Reed Parry, Thomas Bartlett (aka Doveman), and Dark Dark Dark singer Non Marie Invie. 

So far, we’ve hazarded some guesses as to who is featured on which track.

  • Sharon Van Etten: vocals on “This Is the Last Time” and “Pink Rabbits”
  • St. Vincent: vocals on “Sea Of Love”
  • Sufjan Stevens: piano on “Hard To Find”
  • Possibly Bon Iver: guitar on “I Need My Girl” and vocals on “I Should Live In Salt”

Who do you think is featured on which songs?