MGMT, an American electro/psychedelic rock band hails from New England- just like WYM! Founded by Benjamin Goldwasser and Andrew VanWyngarden during their freshman year at Wesleyan University. After the release of their first album, the members of their live band, Matthew Asti, James Richardson and Will Berman, joined the band in the studio.
MGMT's first album, Oracular Spectacular, was named the 18th best album of the 2000s by Rolling Stone. Their second album, Congratulations, was released in April 2010, and their third album, MGMT. released September 2013. MGMT was nominated for the 2010 Grammy Award for Best New Artist, and their track "Kids" nominated for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals.
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