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The Mountain Goats - Dark In Here 2LP

The Mountain Goats - Dark In Here 2LP

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When the Mountain Goats got together in March 2020, it was to make not one album, but two.

The idea was to again work with Matt Ross-Spang, the dashing Memphis wunderkind. Matt pitched to spend a week at Sam Phillips Recording, his home base in Memphis, followed by another at the storied Fame Recording Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, a plan that dovetailed nicely with John’s notion of corralling these songs into two complementary batches: one light, one dark.

The Memphis album "Getting Into Knives", would be brighter, bolder, marked by rich and vibrant hues; the Muscle Shoals album "Dark in Here", is quieter, smokier, but more deeply textured and intense.

Tracklist:

1. Parisian Enclave
2. The Destruction of the Kola Superdeep Borehole Tower
3. Mobile
4. Dark in Here
5. Lizard Suit
6. When a Powerful Animal Comes
7. To the Headless Horseman
8. The New Hydra Collection
9. The Slow Parts on Death Metal Albums
10. Before I Got There
11. Arguing With the Ghost of Peter Laughner About His Coney Island Baby Review
12. Let Me Bathe in Demonic Light

About this product: this is pressed on 2x blue vinyl with an etched D-side, housed in a gatefold sleeve. Includes a download code.