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Help John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats become U.S. Poet Laureate

Help John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats become U.S. Poet Laureate

Not all White House petitions ask that Texas secede from the Union (Hooray!), and at least one petition proposes that John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats be named U.S. Poet Laureate.



Live review: The Mountain Goats @ the Gothic Theatre

Mountain Goats singer-guitarist John Darnielle (left) and drummer Jon Wurster treated fans to a sprawling, winning set at the Gothic Theatre on Tuesday. Photo by Joe McCabe, denverpost.com/reverb.

Live review: The Mountain Goats @ the Gothic Theatre



Rocky Mountain Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch

[photopress:snider2.jpg,full,pp_image] Despite the rain, the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival in Lyons attracted the musically faithful last weekend. Photos by Candace Horgan. Imagine the plight, last weekend, of the folk festivarian. You show up Thursday, wait for hours to get a number that will gain you access to the onsite camping area, drive to the camping area, carve out a small patch of a ground, set up, and wait till tomorrow for the festival’s musical lineup to begin. By that point, the weekend’s hard, steady downpour—42 [...]