World Music
Goat - World Music
Critic Score
Based on 9 reviews
2012 Ratings: #126 / 928
User Score
Based on 55 ratings
2012 Ratings: #58
Your Review



For all its psychedelic tendencies and marketing trappings, Goat's World Music feels as assured and unfussy as folk music.


Their home town might well be within the confines of Sweden, but their music exists in a universe without boundaries, where influences and ideas can be discovered and riffed upon with ease.

The 405

It's a creation with boundless energy that follows instinctual impulses to find its path.

Drowned in Sound

A wonder through the traditional folk and more amplified sounds of the planet’s history, yet infused with enough of Goat’s own character to all glue together.

Dec 12, 2017
Mar 20, 2015
Immediatly when i put this record on i thought "sound like someone gave bedouin nomads electric guitars and a bunch of acid" and its awesome! Overall the feel is very middle eastern though i can't say for sure i suspect these fellas where influenced by the likes of Mahvishnu and Tanariwin.
Well i should say the rhythm is very middle eastern but the bass and lead guitars are something staright out of late 1960's psychadelia. All the songs have sparse lyrics with chants by the ... read more
Jun 28, 2017
Me gusta mucho el concepto pero es frustrante (frustrante, no frusciante), creo que se desperdician oportunidades para ser realmente bueno. La última canción es el tipo de viaje que ando esperando desde el principio del disco.
Feb 19, 2016
Just discovering Goat this year. These guys have really got "something" about them that I find really appealing. I think it's the vocal and rhythmic style that I'm connecting with. Hope we hear more from them soon.
Dec 22, 2014
One of of the best albums i've ever heard.
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Track List
  1. Diarabi 
  2. Goatman 
  3. Goathead 
  4. Disco Fever 
  5. Golden Dawn 
  6. Let It Bleed 
  7. Run To Your Mama 
  8. Goatlord 
  9. Det som aldrig förändras / Diarabi
Contributions By
thisisabtlgrnd, erik

Added on: August 20, 2012