MGMT performs “Time to Pretend” on the BBC show Later with Jools Holland.
MGMT (aka The Management) burst onto the rock music scene in 2007 and steamrolled on into 2008. They show no signs of letting up in 2009. Their music has been called “shape shifting psychedelic pop”, but don’t be mistaken this band is all rock.
On November 14, 2007 Rolling Stone magazine named MGMT as a top 10 “Artist to Watch” in 2008. The band was named 9th in the BBC’s Sound of 2008 top 10 poll. They were also named as Last.fm’s most played artist of 2008 in their Best of 2008 lists.