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The Anniversary

Congratulations Turns 10

I was ready to party. It was Bonnaroo 2009, and MGMT were going on in the middle of the night. I was too young and…
Chris DeVille | April 13, 2020 - 9:17 am

Concert Review

Just Like Heaven: Thoughts From The Ground At The Blog-Rock Nostalgia Festival

Woodstock 50 is imploding before our eyes, but the latest attempt to harvest summer of '69 nostalgia was always going to be a gamble. Obtaining…
Ian Cohen | May 8, 2019 - 12:20 pm

Lists

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018

The legends, for the most part, stayed quiet in 2018. Your Radioheads, your Beyoncés, and your Kendrick Lamars were not entirely silent; Thom Yorke, Johnny…
Stereogum | December 4, 2018 - 10:00 am

More MGMT stories

Hear Christian Lee Huston Cover Sum 41, Blink-182, & Kid Cudi

LA singer-songwriter Christian Lee Hutson released his Phoebe Bridgers-produced album Beginners at the end of May, and today he's back with a covers EP called…
Chris DeVille | August 7, 2020 - 10:00 am

Soccer Mommy – “Indie Rokkers” (MGMT Cover)

Ever since she released the great sophomore album color theory earlier this year, Soccer Mommy has been doing everything in her power to keep things…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2020 - 10:51 am

MGMT – “As You Move Through The World”

Last month, starry-eyed travelers MGMT released the new song "In The Afternoon," promising that it would be on a 12" single that's set to arrive…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2020 - 9:10 am

MGMT’s Andrew VanWynGarden Apparently Wrote An Upbeat Dance Song About Coronavirus

Right now, the coronavirus pandemic is scaring the fuck out of the entire world. It's causing music-festival cancellations and blockbuster-movie-release delays. It's convincing millions of…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2020 - 10:35 am

MGMT – “In The Afternoon” Video

A couple weeks ago, MGMT debuted a new song live called "In The Afternoon," and today they've officially released it as a single. It's the…
James Rettig | December 11, 2019 - 1:09 pm

Watch MGMT Debut New Song “In The Afternoon”

MGMT had a late-career highlight last year with their hooky synth-pop album Little Dark Age. And it seems they have some more new material on…
Peter Helman | November 22, 2019 - 2:38 pm

Connan Mockasin & Andrew VanWyngarden – “Bad Boys”

In June, indie label Mexican Summer and surf brand Pilgrim Surf + Supply will premiere their collaborative feature film, Self Discovery For Social Survival. The…
Julia Gray | April 24, 2019 - 7:16 pm

Matthew Dear Remixed All Of MGMT’s Latest Album

Avant-pop producer and singer Matthew Dear, who also makes techno music under the alias Audion, opened the first leg of MGMT's 2018 North American tour…
Peter Helman | September 29, 2018 - 10:49 am

Watch Superorganism Mash Up Post Malone’s “Congratulations” & MGMT’s “Congratulations”

Superorganism know how to cover a song. Back in February, the UK pop collective performed a rendition of Pavement’s "Cut Your Hair" in a SiriusXMU…
Julia Gray | August 2, 2018 - 8:41 pm

MGMT – “James (Sonic Boom Remix)”

At the beginning of this decade, MGMT were newly-minted rock stars, the type of band whose songs showed up in every movie trailer and who…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2018 - 9:49 am

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late '60s? National leaders were gunned down right and…
Stereogum | June 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Watch MGMT Play 5 Little Dark Age Songs Outside At Jimmy Kimmel

The people at Jimmy Kimmel Live have been nice enough to build a whole outdoors set -- a festival stage, basically -- for performances from…
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2018 - 9:25 am
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