Tagged with "John Darnielle"

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 at 12:00 AM

The strength of the Mountain Goats will always rest solely on the shoulders of John Darnielle. His brilliant lyricism and idiosyncratic vocal delivery tells a story like no other living person can. 

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 8:15 AM

You’ll be hooked by what could have been just a gimmick in a lesser musician’s hands.

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 2:40 PM

Beat the Champ, the Mountain Goats' 15th album, will be out April 7, 2015 on Merge Records.

Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 10:30 AM

Writer Alex Bieler and Managing Editor Ben Speggen went to Munhall, Pa., to see the Mountain Goats in concert and came back pleased with the results.

Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 5:07 PM

The songwriter speaks about his upcoming duo tour, Twitter, and the petition to name him U.S. Poet Laureate 

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