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John Darnielle and his band The Mountain Goats perform live at opbmusic in Portland.

Watch The Mountain Goats: 'This Year,' A Classic Revisited opbmusic

February 2, 2013 – Watch John Darnielle and his band perform one of their shout-along classics for opbmusic. opbmusic

The Mountain Goats.

Listen The Mountain Goats On Mountain Stage

December 18, 2012 – Hear John Darnielle and his band play indie-folk songs from their new album, Transcendental Youth.


Graveyard (clockwise from upper left), Martha Wainwright, Flying Lotus, Sera Cahoone, and Cody ChesnuTT.

Read Fall Music Preview

September 19, 2012 – Preview some of fall's most anticipated new albums from Flying Lotus, Cody ChesnuTT and more.


Listen Cabinet Of Wonders: Episode Two

June 1, 2012 – A feast of music, stories and comedy, and the secret messages Eugene Mirman leaves on bar napkins.


 Clockwise from upper left: Leonard Cohen, Lou Reed, The Mountain Goats, Suzanne Vega.

Read The Speak-Singing Debate: Just Sing The Damn Song!

April 3, 2012 – Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton debate the polarizing and hard-to-define art of "speak-singing."


The Mountain Goats' John Darnielle live at the Ecstatic Music Festival, held at Merkin Concert Hall, New York City, on March 24, 2012.

Read The Ecstatic Music Festival: The Mountain Goats And Anonymous 4 Q2

March 23, 2012 – Hear a transcendent show by a very unlikely pairing from the aptly named Ecstatic Music Festival. Q2

The Mountain Goats performed on World Cafe.

Read The Mountain Goats On World Cafe WXPN

May 11, 2011 – Hear the beloved indie-rock band perform live in the WXPN studio. WXPN


Clockwise from top left: U2, Neil Young, Weezer, Paula Cole.

Read Splitsville: Breaking Up With Your Favorite Bands

May 3, 2011 – This week: The All Songs crew looks at the moment it all went wrong, relived in vivid detail.


The Mountain Goats newest album, All Eternals Deck, will be released on March 29.

Read First Listen: The Mountain Goats, 'All Eternals Deck'

February 27, 2011 – The smart, prolific band's new album will stream here in its entirety until its release on March 29.

Listen Built to Spill, The Mountain Goats, Lil B, More

September 28, 2009 – The latest mix fromAll Songs Considered features Lil B, Built To Spill, The Feelies, more.


Listen Nine-Minute Road Trip

August 28, 2008 – The perfect five-song playlist for your environmentally sound, jarringly brief journey.


Read Songs for the Left Lane KEXP

June 24, 2008 – These five songs maintain a pace to help keep you going just a hair over the speed limit. KEXP

Listen The Mountain Goats: Energy in Surplus WNYC

March 20, 2008 – Versatile and prolific, Mountain Goats singer John Darnielle shows off his many talents. WNYC


Listen Dengue Fever, Cowboy Junkies Revisited, Black Mountain, More

February 21, 2008 – The Cowboy Junkies, Dengue Fever, Black Mountain, The Mountain Goats and more.


Listen The World's Biggest Mountain Goats Fan

February 20, 2008 – To celebrate the band's new album, 7-year-old Cora Dunlap describes why she loves "Dance Music."


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