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


The Mountain Goats mostly write about old-school wrestling, but they're willing to make an exception for The Boss.

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NPR Is Letting You Preview The Mountain Goats’ Wrestling-Themed LP ‘Beat The Champ’

From songs about hair matches and heel turns, to others about Luna Vachon, this already has our vote for one of the best albums of the year.


The Mountain Goats Sing The Praises Of Pro Wrestling and Chavo Guerrero On Their New LP


Do you want a full indie folk rock album about old pro wrestling? Of course you do.

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The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle Wrote A ‘Short Song For Justin Bieber’s Paparazzi’


John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats uploaded a 90-second song to Twitter, defending Justin Bieber, sort of, while mostly criticizing the paparazzi.


Superchunk’s Jon Wurster Has Been Tweeting Excerpts From The Autobiography Of Kiss’ Peter Criss, And It’s Inspiring


The amazing Superchunk and Mountain Goats drummer has been making his way through the autobiography of Kiss' Peter Criss, and tweeting his findings.

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The New Mountain Goats Video Is A Bit Of A Gem

I wasn't quite sure what was going on in this Mountain Goats video when I watched it, but it made me happy.

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5 Albums Coming Out This Week That Don’t Suck


The best new albums coming out this week, including releases from the Mountain Goats, Miguel, and Skyzoo.


The Mountain Goats Troll Mitt Romney Hard On Twitter Over Sally Ride


As you may have heard, pioneering lady astronaut Sally Ride died of cancer yesterday. Because gays could not legally marry in the state Ride, a lesbian, resided in, Ride's longtime partner will get screwed a bit when it comes to the estate Ride left behind, and whoever runs the Mountain Goats Twitter account took offense when gay marriage opponent Mitt Romney decided to praise her.

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