Tag: The Mountain Goats

The Mountain Goats, “Getting Into Knives”

“Knives” is the sound of a pre-pandemic band going for all the weird gusto they can.

A Hardly Definitive Ranking of “Songs About” Albums

In case you were wondering how will.i.am stacks up to Venetian Snares.

FLOOD ESSENTIALS: April 2019 feat. Khalid, Flying Lotus, Aldous Harding, and More

Give a listen to some of our favorite songs and albums from last month.

The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle on His Books, His Songs, and a Podcast That’s About Neither

The core of TMG talks his upcoming album for Merge and his podcast that’s now in its second season.

The Mountain Goats, “Goths”

More than anything, “Goths” seems to operate like an extended love letter to the oft-misunderstood subculture.

PREMIERE: Jake from Modern Baseball Takes on The Mountain Goats, His Own “Everyday” for Original Tracks

Jake Ewald takes on “Palmcorder Yajna,” from “We Shall All Be Healed.”

The Mountain Goats, “Beat the Champ”

It’s a record that comes at the heels of Darnielle’s critically acclaimed novel, and its lofty ambitions do not disappoint.

LISTEN: The Mountain Goats Share “The Legend of Chavo Guerrero,” Announce New Album “Beat the Champ”

After taking a break from the world of music to write last year’s NYT bestseller Wolf in White Van, John Darnielle and The Mountain Goats are back with Beat the…

Best Novel Written By An Indie-Rock Icon of 2014: “Wolf In White Van” by John Darnielle

Given the depth of character and perfection of detail that John Darnielle has always brought to his story-songs, it surprised approximately no one that The…


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