Be sure to check out the very cool Sketch Theatre video for it, too.
As is typical in today’s parlance, “remix” here implies Aesop Rock taking the a cappella vocal track, and using an entirely new instrumental track and tacking on an additional rap verse. The original version appears on the Mountain Goats latest, Heretic Pride, and it’s the best song on the album. This remix pales in comparison, but it’s worth hearing.
“Lovecraft in Brooklyn” illustrated press kit:
Words by John Darnielle. Illustration by Jeffery Lewis.