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Box Canyon: Start a War

The folks at Laity Lodge just can’t seem to stop making awesome videos in their Box Canyon series. Claire Holley fell in love with The National’s “Start a War” when she heard it while

watching the movie Warrior with her family. “I didn’t know what the song was about . . . but it was pitch perfect,” she says. “Not every song I fall in love with I want to sing, but I just decided that was one I wanted to do.”

Claire, accompanied by Dan Phelps, played several songs on the day she ventured into Box Canyon, but her cover of “Start a War” stood out for the way she made it her own. For more, visit


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