Beat the Champ

From 2002’s “The Best Ever Death Metal Band in Denton” to the lauded novel Wolf in White Van, underdog artisans have been John Darnielle’s favorite alter egos. His new Mountain Goats set draws its characters from the world of small-time wrestling. Expecting jokes? Think again. A battered dude poignantly remembers…

Source: RollingStone
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