MGMT is a musical duo known for their electronica/pop-rock sound, which includes their EP “Time to Pretend” which was released in 2005, and their first full length album, “Oracular Spectacular.” The album broadened MGMT’s musical boundaries and hit # 1 on Billboard Top Heatseeker’s chart, as well as the top 12 in the UK and the top 6 in Australia. It also was named the 18th best album of the decade by Rolling Stone magazine.

The band was nominated for Best New Artist, and the single “Kids” was nominated Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, for the 2010 Grammy’s. MGMT also was on tour opening for Of Montreal for an extended period in 2007. The band has opened for multiple other artists, including Radiohead, M.I.A., and Paul McCartney and has been featured at many festivals, including SXSW Music Festival, Austin City Limits, Coachella Music Festival, as well as Lollapalooza and others.

NYC’s Historic Webster Hall To Reopen With Concert From Jay-Z
Webster Hall, New York City’s notable, intimate concert venue in the middle of Manhattan, has been under construction for nearly two years. Following years-worth of renovations, the venue will reopen next weekend with a performance from hip-hop star Jay-Z. Nestled in-between Third and Fourth Avenues at 125 East 11th... Read more
Theater Headlines Wednesday Tickets On Sale
Theatergoers can expect an array of shows to be up-for-grabs tomorrow including presale tickets for Aladdin at Dallas’ Music Hall At Fair Park and The Play That Goes Wrong at Minneapolis’ Orpheum Theatre. Additionally, multiple performances for American Girl Live at Chicago’s Broadway Playhouse will go on sale, as... Read more
Legends in Concert Headlines First Ticket Onsales of 2019
Acclaimed all-star tribute show Legends in Concert notches the first major ticket onsale of the New Year when it has tickets for over 300 performances hit the market. Legends in Concert – which celebrates the music of artists from Michael Jackson and Bruce Springsteen to Adele and Taylor Swift... Read more
College Spring Sports Headline Thursday’s Tickets On Sale
A healthy mix of sports and music make up Thursday’s top tickets on sale. A wide range of concerts are up for presale now, including Def Leppard and Journey, James Taylor, Elton John, Stone Temple Pilots, X Ambassadors and Jeff Beck & Paul Rodgers. College spring sports are abundant... Read more
Friday Free-For-All – Packed Onsale List Features Top-End Acts
Even by normal standards, the busiest day of the week in ticket sales is particularly bananas, as top-tier acts are up for sale in thousands of events across the country. Fan favorites including Bon Jovi, Zac Brown Band, James Taylor, Sugarland, David Byrne, and many more, headline the ticket... Read more
MGMT Announce North American Headlining Tour
Last week on Jimmy Fallon, MGMT announced their upcoming 2013 North American tour. The band will be touring North America for two months to promote their latest self-titled album. MGMT is busy this fall, between their performance on Jimmy Fallon, their newest album release, and their second music video... Read more
Vampire Weekend, MGMT, Robin Thicke Lead Virgin Mobile FreeFest Bill
Summary by Erica LaCentra, TicketNews Staff Virgin Mobile will be hosting its fifth annual FreeFest on September 21st at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD. The charitable festival is part of the company’s initiative to end youth homelessness and will feature numerous popular artists performing on multiple stages.... Read more
Summary by Michael Mainelli, TicketNews: MGMT has just recently announced their fall plans for a European tour that will begin in Cologne, Germany, on September 26. Over the next month they will be performing in 17 cities throughout 11 different European countries, such as Brussels, Belgium, on September 27,... Read more
MGMT Announce UK & European 2013 Tour Dates
Summary by Michael Mainelli, TicketNews: MGMT has just recently announced their fall plans for a European tour that will begin in Cologne, Germany, on September 26. Over the next month they will be performing in 17 cities throughout 11 different European countries, such as Brussels, Belgium, on September 27,... Read more
MGMT found international success with their 2007 debut, Oracular Spectacular, and dove further into sonic experimentation on 2010’s Congratulations. With a third album due this spring, MGMT have announced tour dates across North America beginning April 26 at Penn State University. Rolling Stone has the full list of dates... Read more