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Pity the band stuck in the last-chance saloon. Once you’ve squandered your success and your corporate paymasters are worried about the running costs of their shareholders’ yachts, you’re going to…

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The last couple of years haven’t exactly been kind to MGMT. Falling from indie-disco dominance quicker than you can say ‘CSS’, Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser tackled the ‘difficult second…

[a]Bestival[/a] is on a slope. All of it. It should be called Bestiv-hill (Good one – Ed). The newly-moved Main Stage stands atop said mound, veering manically downwards. This makes…

The band MGMT performs at The Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

Ben Goldwasser and Andrew VanWyngarden don’t need surfboards or trunks to ride a massive wave of fan support for their first-ever gig in Honolulu. Making their sold-out Hawaii debut, they’re…

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Of late, MGMT have begun to move away from the prankster, shagadelic image we all came to love. They’re keen to become a serious band despite beginning as an art-college…

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Popular festival band release summer anthem in non-cynical marketing ploy! You won’t buy this, not because of the credit crunch or because it’s rubbish…

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Put on MGMT’s ‘Electric Feel’ and close your eyes: you could be listening to the background music to a love scene in Miami Vice. And that’s a compliment. It is…

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As the final scene of Skins’ second series played out to the opening bleeps of ‘Time To Pretend’, the nation came down with a heavy dose of MGMTitis. It’s a…

Get a band. Get a couple of million sales. Get laid like a horny orangutang in heat. Get a supermodel wife. Get more drugs than you’d find in Doherty’s urine…

It’s safe to say that, back in November, had anyone asked us which band’s album would be the first of the new year rush-released due to unprecedented demand, our answer…

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