Where to start with The Mountain Goats, eh? That’s the age-old question, ain’t it. I truly believe that John Darnielle has written more songs than I have had actual memorable moments.
But fear not, all newbies, because they’ve dropped a new track that’s classic Mountain Goats – along with propelling acoustic guitar, wailing prophetic verses and a pretty uplifting horn section.
Listen to ‘Cry For Judas’, taken from the forthcoming Transcendental Youth, below: