Under The Covers :: Babylon Burning

During the Mountain Goats recent Daytrotter session, John Darnielle did his part to bring reggae music back into the fold to an audience that may have written off the genre as bad "lifestyle" music that is sadly way too often co-opted by cruise ship commercials and bad beach bars.

His stripped down cover of "Babylon Burning" exudes the best of the songs raw essence. A genre staple, check . . .

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