How to buy

Mountain Goats CDs are available at your local independent music retailer! or buy them directly from the Mountain Goats online store.

Other options

the Mountain Goats at iTunes
the Merge Online store

Order CDs:
the Merge Online store
4AD's online store

Full-length recordings

Transcendental Youth

All Eternals Deck

Merge 2011

The Life Of The World To Come

heretic pride

get lonely




4AD 2003


Emperor Jones 2002

mp3: "Source Decay"


Absolutely Kosher 2000



Emperor Jones 1997



Ajax 1996



Shrimper 1995



Ajax 1994


Singles Compilations

Protein Source of the Future...Now! CD (Ajax, 1999; 3 Beads of Sweat, 2002)
Bitter Melon Farm CD (Ajax, 1999; 3 Beads of Sweat, 2002)
Ghana CD (3 Beads of Sweat, 2002)


Babylon Springs CD EP (4AD, 2006)
"Dilaudid" CD EP (4AD, 2005)
"Letter from Belgium" 7"/CD EP (4AD, 2004)
"Palmcorder Yajna" 7"/CD EP (4AD, 2003)
"See America Right" 7"/CD EP (4AD, 2002)
"Jam Eater Blues" + 2 7" EP (Sub Pop Singles Club) (Sub Pop, 2002)
Tropical Depression EP 7" EP (split with Furniture Huschle) (Little Mafia, 1997)
Songs About Fire 7" EP (Cassiel, 1995)
Songs for Peter Hughes 7" EP (Sonic Squid, 1995)
Orange Raja, Blood Royal 7" EP (with Alastair Galbraith) (Walt, 1995)
Why You All So Thief 7" EP (split with Simon Joyner) (Sing Eunuchs, 1994)
Philyra 7" EP (Theme Park, 1994)
Chile de Arbol 7" EP (Ajax, 1993)
Songs for Petronius 7" EP (Shrimper, 1992)

10"s, one-sided 12"s

Devil in the Shortwave 1-sided 12" EP (Yoyo, 2002)
On Juhu Beach 3" CD (Nursecall, 2001)
Isopanisad Radio Hour 1-sided 12" EP (Yoyo, 2000)
New Asian Cinema 1-sided 12" EP (Yoyo, 1998)
Nine Black Poppies CD EP (Emperor Jones, 1995)
Beautiful Rat Sunset 10"/CD EP (Shrimper, 1994)

Other compilation appearances

"Wild Palm City" (aka "Within You, Without You") on Back to the Egg, Asshole cassette (Shrimper, 1991)
"The Pieman" (live) on A Munchies Kinda Christmas cassette (Sonic Enemy, 1992)
"The Window Song" on Pawnshop Reverb cassette (Shrimper, 1992)
"Going to Maine" on Hard Core Acoustic cassette (Shrimper, 1993)
"Noche del Guajolote" on I Like Walt 7" EP (Walt, 1994)
"Going to Bangor" on You and What Army? cassette (Sing Eunuchs, 1994)
"The Window Song" on Abridged Perversion CD (Shrimper, 1994)
"Against Agamemnon" on Howl...A Farewell Compilation of Unreleased Songs CD (Glitterhouse / Zuma, 1994)
"Rain Song" on I Present This 7" EP (Union Pole, 1994)
"Faithless Bacchant Song" on Those Pre-Phylloxera Years 7" EP (Box Dog Sound, 1994)
"The Anglo-Saxons" on The Basement Tapes: Live Recordings at KSPC 1989-1995 LP (KSPC, 1995)
"Duke Ellington" on The Long Secret CD (Harriet, 1995)
"Flight 717: Going to Denmark" and "The Admonishing Song" on Corkscrewed cassette (Theme Park, 1995)
"The Last Day of Jimi Hendrix's Life" on Cool Beans #4 7" EP (Cool Beans, 1995)
"Noctifer Birmingham" on Fast Forward 2 2xCD (Brinkman, 1995)
"Song for an Old Friend" on The Wheel Method 7" EP (Pottery, 1995)
"Going to Port Washington" on The Wedding Record 7" EP (Walt, 1995)
"Hand Ball" and "Alpha Omega" on Our Salvation Is In Hand CD (Theme Park, 1995)
"Creature Song" and "Pure Sound" on Goar #11 7" EP (Goar, 1995)
"Leaving Home" on Cyanide Guilt Trip 7" EP (Cactus Gum, 1996)
"Snow Song" Dog So Large I Cannot See Past It CD (WPRB, 1996)
"Black Molly" on In Release City cassette (Slowball, 1996)
"Going to Kirby Sigston" on Hey Dan K. (Ajax, unreleased)
"Please Come Home to Hamngatan" on We'll Sail Out Far ... Maybe a Little Too Far ... 2xLP+7" (Apartment, 1997), reissued as 2xCD (Wabana, 1999)
"Golden Boy" on Object Lessons: Songs About Products CD EP (Inconspicuous, 1998)
"Saigon Shrunken Panorama" on Acuarela Songs 2xCD (Acuarela, 2001)
"Un Reve Plus Long Que La Nuit" on Gold Kiss Gala: I'll Wed You CD (Dark Beloved Cloud, 2001)
"Palmcorder Yajna" on The Believer #14 CD (The Believer, 2004)
"Beat the Devil" on Comes with a Smile #25 CD (Comes with a Smile, 2004)


Taboo VI: The Homecoming cassette (Shrimper, 1991)
The Hound Chronicles cassette (Shrimper, 1992)
Transmissions to Horace cassette (Sonic Enemy, 1993)
Hot Garden Stomp cassette (Shrimper, 1993)
Taking the Dative cassette (Car in Car, 1994)
Yam, the King of Crops cassette (Oska, 1994)

Side projects

THE CONGRESS (with Mark Givens and others)

Election Year cassette (Cache Cow, 1985)
Sleeping Under Angels' Wings cassette (Cache Cow, 1985)
We All Fall Down cassette (Cache Cow, 1985)
She Lies in Roses cassette (Cache Cow, 1989)
The Farm Out Back cassette (Cache Cow, 1991)
No Milk Since 1979 cassette (Cache Cow, 1991)
Full Term cassette (Cache Cow, 1995)

THE EXTRA GLENNS (with Franklin Bruno)

"Infidelity" + 2 7" (Harriet, 1994)
Martial Arts Weekend CD (Absolutely Kosher, 2002)

compilation appearances:
"Badger Song" and "That" on High Fly Graveyard cassette (Shrimper, 1992)
"Badger Song" on Abridged Perversion CD (Shrimper, 1994)
"I Hear the Planets" on Fantasy Band 7" EP (Shrimper, 1994)
"Sure" on Sidereal Rest CD (Scratch, 1996)
"Gravedigger" on Extra Walt 2x7" (Walt, 1996)

THE SENECA TWINS (with Lalitree Chavanothai and Chris Butler)

9-song demo (unreleased, 1995)

THE BLOODY HAWAIIANS (with Joel Huschle, Mark Givens, and Caroline)

The Magnificent Bloody Hawaiians cassette (1985)
Bastard Son cassette (1986)

compilation appearances:
"Lemon" on Cool Beans #4 7" EP (Cool Beans, 1995)
"Love Factory" on Childhood Friends cassette with Jaboni Youth #4 (Brassland, 1995)

>> Thanks to Tim at 3 Beads of Sweat for keeping track of all this.
>>> Also see for in-depth information on many of these records.