WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4th AT 8PM / METROPOLIS
evenko and Greenland are proud to announce that MGMT will be
performing at Metropolis onAugust 4th. The band is doing a
North-American tour in support of their new album,Congratulations
that was released on April 13th. Montreal fans have been waiting
for MGMT to come back since their unforgettable show at
Osheaga Festival in 2008.
With the release of Congratulations, MGMT continue
to evolve their visionary and groundbreaking style of music.
Critics are cheering Congratulations for its sincerity and originality.
Spin described the new music as “uncommonly, emotionally honest”
while MOJOdeclared it “the post-punk Brit-psych masterpiece of
the year…a reinvention so fully realized” in their 5 star review.
A video for the song “Flash Delirium” debuted this month
giving fans a glimpse into the band’s interpretation of the confusing
state of the world in modern times. Directed by Andreas Nilsson
(Fever Ray, Goldfrapp) the video features a surrealistic
homecoming that goes awry in tempest of destruction and confusion.
To watch the video and to get more information on the band,
visit www.whoismgmt.com .