The Mountain Goats archive
Read 'Something Being Born': On Making A Classic Album With A Boombox
August 10, 2013 – A decade ago, The Mountain Goats made a career-defining record with the crudest possible tools.
Read Inside Listening: The Mountain Goats' Bassist On His Own Band's Albums
August 9, 2013 – Do musicians listen to their own music differently? Peter Hughes of The Mountain Goats finds out.
Watch The Mountain Goats, Live In Concert
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
Listen The Mountain Goats On Mountain Stage
Read Fall Music Preview
Listen Cabinet Of Wonders: Episode Two
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."
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
Read The Mountain Goats On World Cafe WXPN
Read Splitsville: Breaking Up With Your Favorite Bands
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
Listen Nine-Minute Road Trip