John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats, and the author of Wolf In White Van, live at the Carolina Theatre in Durham, N.C.

John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats, and the author of Wolf In White Van, live at the Carolina Theatre in Durham, N.C. Josh Hofer hide caption

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John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats, and the author of Wolf In White Van, live at the Carolina Theatre in Durham, N.C.

John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats, and the author of Wolf In White Van, live at the Carolina Theatre in Durham, N.C.

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'Til Death Metal Do Us Part

Grab a Corpse Reviver and perform a Shining Wizard with your Thimblerigger. Then get loud with North Carolina local John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats as he explores the heart of death metal.

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John Darnielle: Master Of Reality

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