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John Darnielle
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    Resides in Iowa
    Performs and records as The Mountain Goats Albums include 'Nine Black Poppies (1995),' 'Sweden (1995),' 'Full Force Galesburg (1997),' 'The Coroner's Gambit (2000),' 'All Hail West Texas (2002),' 'Tallahassee (2002)' and 'We Shall All Be Healed (2003)'
    He is a fanatical vegetarian.
    His singing voice is nasal.
    He recorded his early albums into a Panasonic boom box, giving them a deliberately distorted sound.
    Some of his favorite authors are Sophocles, Euripides, and Chaucer. (Oolala.) He applies sophisticated literary techniques to pop music, which some people find pretentious.
    When he finally stopped recording into a boom box, some fans accused him of selling out.
    His lyrics are sad, bitter, and hilarious.
    In addition to writing music, he's also a critic and blogger.
    In his spare time, he works with children who have psychological and emotional problems.
    He likes horror movies.
    He enjoys cooking and gardening.
    The Mountain Goats have a healthy cult following.

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