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The Mountain Goats “The Life of the World to Come”

As I cranked the volume up on the quiet opener, “1 Samuel 15:23,” and then rocked out to the phenomenal “Psalms 40:2” and “Genesis 3:23,” my girlfriend popped in and told me I was getting old… instead of the usual fast, loud and (admittedly) shitty punk rock I usually play, “Life…” is of a different universe.