Q | Season 6 | Jun 19, 2013 | 4:33

The National performs "Pink Rabbits" in Studio Q

The National return to Studio Q on the heels of the release of their latest record "Trouble Will Find Me" - performing a mournful rendition of "Pink Rabbits".

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