Category: live-shows


Mountain Goats Mix Catharsis and Humor at Pearl Street

John Darnielle’s Mountain Goats fanbase is so devoted that when he said something onstage Tuesday at Pearl Street in Northampton about having recently written a bunch of Mountain Goats songs that will never get released, there were people in the crowd who wanted to hear them — all of them. Darnielle wisely kept to just one, voicing his suspicion that others who…