Hopscotch Festival 2012: Roots Defeat the Rain, Mountain Goats Go Metal
At one of the best and most eclectic music festivals in America, the Mountain Goats do metal and the Roots conquer the rain.
Devon Welsh has no interest in small talk. The Montreal-based songwriter, the bug-eyed and baritone half of art-pop duo Majical Cloudz, only seeks out sincere, high-stakes conversations — at least on record, if not in person. Welsh’s lyrics waste no time on pleasantries, on gently acclimating the listener to his preferred topics of discussion, which… More »