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Somber alt-rock outfit The National announced its next new album, Sleep Well Beast, last month, complete with a new tour schedule and a single, “The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness.” Now, the band has released the second track from the upcoming album—out September 8—treating fans to the dreamy accusations of “Guilty Party.”


You can get a tease of the song right there; for now, it’s streaming exclusively on Apple Music, so Alligator fans will want to head over there to immerse themselves in the whole sweet-sad thing.

[via Pitchfork]