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My thoughts on… The Mountain Goats – Beat the Champ

Traditionally, The Mountain Goats are one of these bands that can do no wrong in my eyes. Over the last few decades, they have released a large collection of very impressive, and in some cases, incredibly moving records. 284 more words

Beat The Champ

The Mountain Goats – Beat The Champ | Album Review

I recently discovered two very cool things: the storybook world of professional wrestling, and John Darnielle’s wonderful folk rock project The Mountain Goats. The band has been for many years a solo project of the lead singer and songwriter, however Peter Hughes and Jon Wurster join him on  459 more words

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Sasha Banks Will Be Getting Her Very Own Folksy Indie Song, Courtesy Of The Mountain Goats

As we’ve mentioned a few times around here, indie folk rock stalwarts The Mountain Goats recently released a critically acclaimed album all about pro wrestling. … 214 more words


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SOUNDTRACK: THE MOUNTAIN GOATS-Tiny Desk Concert #41 (January 3, 2010).

I have talked about Tiny Desk Concerts off an on (more than 100, if I’m counting right), but I never really made a concerted effort to do them all.  749 more words

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And I Need Justice In My Life: Daredevil, the Mountain Goats, and Why Superheroes Are Popular

There’s a scene at the very end of Netflix’s new series, Daredevil, in which – general spoilers follow – all of the villain’s plans fall apart. 886 more words