YES! The Mountain Goats have shared their new album early via Rolling Stone.
Beat The Champ is the band’s 15th album! It is also a killer collection of 12 tracks that focus on professional wrestling!
“I wrote these songs to re-immerse myself in the blood and fire of the visions that spoke to me as a child, and to see what more there might be in them now that I’m grown,” Darnielle says of Beat The Champ.
Listen to the epic pre-stream of the album HERE.
The album is out officially out tomorrow Friday 3 April.
Earlier this year, frontman John Darnielle visited Australia to promote his novel Wolf In White Van. Listen to John read the first 10 minutes of the novel with Pitchfork here.