What started as a joke between The Mountain Goats frontman and the Star Wars director is now a real thing.
Upcoming Festival Appearances
John Darnielle’s song “The Ultimate Jedi Who Wastes All the Other Jedi and Eats Their Bones” is about Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi — listen
Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle shares new music in teaser trailer for novel Universal Harvester — watch
Follow-up to Wolf in White Van due out February 7th, 2017.
You might have a few of their “works” framed in your office or bedroom.
A story set in a Video Hut in late-’90s Iowa that “hits that sad/frightening axis.”
John Darnielle & co. revisit the ’70s on this smooth rendition.
Full-band outing kicks off mid-September.
The world pays tribute to Prince: President Obama, Questlove, Justin Timberlake, more react to his passing
Nile Rodgers, Jack White, Chance the Rapper also honor the High Priest of Pop.
Taken from an album of Ozzy Osbourne-themed songs.
A surreal week and a half of strobe lights, reverb, and bliss.
Arcade Fire, The Rolling Stones, Nile Rodgers, Queens of the Stone Age also pay homage.
Featuring The Roots, The Mountain Goats, Cyndi Lauper, Perry Farrell, and others.
“…Smaller rooms, audible frequencies, up close and personal: this is the general plan.”