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Birth Place: North Carolina
Years Active: 1991-present
Genres: Folk Rock, Urban Folk, Indie Rock, Lo-fi

The Mountain Goats are an American indie rock band formed in Claremont, California by singer-songwriter John Darnielle. The Mountain Goats are currently based in Durham, North Carolina. For many years, the sole member of The Mountain Goats was Darnielle himself, despite the plural moniker. Darnielle remains the sole core member of the band, but has worked with a variety of collaborators over the years, including bassist Peter Hughes, drummer Jon Wurster of Superchunk, singer-songwriter Franklin Bruno, bassist and vocalist Rachel Ware, singer-songwriter/producer John Vanderslice, guitarist Kaki King and Annie Clark of St. Vincent. Throughout the '90s, The Mountain Goats were known for produci... Continue Bio >>

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