Tagged with "Merge Records"

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, February 15th, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Front to back, it’s a gorgeous record, full of variety and gushing honesty.

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 2:45 PM

Patch the Sky sees the former Hüsker Dü frontman in peak form, articulating punk and power pop with stellar precision.

Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 3:30 PM

The Kurt Braunohler-directed music video takes Imbruglia's video for "Torn" and adds a dash of crazy.

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 7:40 PM

The New Jersey-based punk-rock band will drop a five-act rock opera entitled The Most Lamentable Tragedy July 28.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 at 9:00 PM

A trio of musical acts drop new songs in advance of upcoming 2015 albums.

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 9:30 AM

MCIII, the rocker's third solo album, will be released via Merge Records May 5.

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.

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