It’s been speculated for a long time but now US indie rock institution THE NATIONAL has finally confirmed that they will release a new studioalbum this spring. The follow-up to 2010’s criticly well received High Violet has no name yet but it will be out in May via label 4AD. In the haze of the new material the group around Matt Berninger has also announced a tour together with their colleques DIRTY PROJECTORS. NOTHING BUT HOPE AND PASSION is clearly excited about this fact and will keep you updated on this topic. In the meantime, watch THE NATIONAL perform a new track below.