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National frontman cuts loose, gets personal with a side project that feels like a solo showcase
Berninger, Menomena's Brent Knopf on the Minutemen, Cincinnati rock lore and lyrics about dicks
Sufjan Stevens, Low, Indigo Girls, the Tallest Man on Earth also scheduled for July event in Wisconsin
Philadelphia and Los Angeles turn out – and turn up – for performances by Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Grimes, the National and Kanye West (again)
Comedian and Ted Danson take on group's 'Mistaken for Strangers' in new clip
Pharrell, The National, Tiesto, Chromeo, Spoon and Girl Talk will also appear at Philadelphia event
Jane's Addiction, the National, the Flaming Lips and Pussy Riot will also appear during three-city jaunt
'The Rains of Castamere' appeared during Sunday's 'The Lion and the Rose' episode
'Mistaken for Strangers' offers revealing looks at the band, brotherly love and how not to make a rockumentary
Brooklyn indie band makes its studio 8-H debut alongside Lena Dunham
'Girls' star will make 'SNL' debut with first-time musical guests The National
Album will include Greenwood's 'There Will Be Blood' suite and three Dessner compositions
They discuss collaborating on 'Aheym'
Holiday song kicks off 'Christmas Carol Week'