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July 26, 2011 Enter now to win a pair of VIP passes to this year's U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, CA!SPIN and the U.S. Open of Surfing are giving away four pairs of the hot passes away, which will grant you access to VIP skyboxes, as well as the best seats in the house for the event's awesome concerts with performances from artists like MGMT and Jimmy Eat World! The passes will be valid August 4-7.
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May 3, 2011 Fans who attended this weekend's Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, TN, were treated with a surprise during the Flaming Lips' set: a collaboration with MGMT's Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser on a cover of the psychedelic rockers' 2008 smash "Kids." Shaky fan-shot footage has now hit the web, which you can watch here.
Flaming Lips are no strangers to performing unconventional versions of pop and rock classics — they've …
March 15, 2011
Kanye West tapped Lil Wayne, Drake, and Big Sean for a remix of "All of the Lights," the single that originally featured guest spots from Rihanna and Kid Cudi. Hear it over at NahRight.
MGMT will release a two-disc "tour edition" of their 2010 album Congratulations, which will feature remixes of tracks by Air, Cornelius, Violens, and others. It will be available on March 25. …
January 3, 2011 With Congratulations MGMT crafted one of the best albums of 2010 by paying tribute to the post-punk and baroque pop sounds they geeked out on before fame set in. And along the way, they expanded into a five-piece and became one seriously badass live band. Proof positive: Their just-released Daytrotter Session. …
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November 11, 2010 During this weekend's Voodoo Festival in New Orleans, artists stopped by the American Express® ZYNC ZONE, to chat with SPIN about their summer festival experiences and much more, among them MGMT-- watch our video interview, plus performance footage below!According to guitarist James Richardson, the band has lost count of how many festivals they've played, but that's just helped them hone their live presence."You can't go on these long d …
November 1, 2010 Robert Moog would have been proud. The man DJ Spooky credits with paving the way for hip-hop loved to watch his inventions and creations -- the Moog synthesizer, as well as updates on the Theremin -- take on lives of their own. …
October 29, 2010 Metallica, MGMT, Bruce Springsteen, and more than 30 other artists will be driving shoppers into independent record stores during this year's Thanksgiving shopping rush, dropping limited edition vinyl releases as part of "Back to Black Friday."
The event aims to take advantage of the country's biggest annual single day of shopping, November 26, aka Black Friday, and is organized by the creators of Record Store Day, the cooperative proj …
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