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The 70 Best Albums of 2010

2010's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.

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MGMT: MGMT

MGMT's latest balancing act is a bit of a mess. But it’s a thrillingly inventive and uncompromisingly colorful mess. And isn’t that the best kind of mess?

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MGMT - "Your Life Is a Lie" (video)

Another song off of MGMT’s third self-titled album, due September 17 via Columbia Records.

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MGMT's New Self-titled Album Slated for September Release

"MGMT', the follow-up to 2010's 'Congratulations' will see the light of day on 17 September. Meanwhile, the group has shared a stream of the record's first song.

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Treefight for Sunlight: A Collection of Vibrations for Your Skull

Danish dudes dazzle on the expressway to your skull.

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The Pop Fan's Most-Anticipated Albums of 2012?

Here’s a look at what might be taking space in your CD collection or filling up your MP3 player this year.

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The 2011 Outside Lands Music Festival: San Francisco

With a wide variety of music coming from five different stages in one of the nation's most beautiful locations, the only problem was trying to catch as many bands as possible.

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Live MGMT Daytrotter Session

Daytrotter.com captures the songwriting core of MGMT.

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Moogfest: 29 October 2010 - Asheville, NC

25,000 Halloween revelers enjoy festival honoring Bob Moog with 60 bands over three days.

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Chiddy Bang: Opposite of Adults EP

Chiddy Bang come across as inventive and youthful at first, but fall short at the first hurdle.

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Yeasayer: Odd Blood

On their debut, this band made waves on the strength of a quietly revelatory single about the year 2080. Now the group seems determined as all hell to imagine 2080, the year, in sound.

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Verse-Chorus-Verse: An Interview with Diane Birch

Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.

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Verse-Chorus-Verse: An Interview with Lyrics Born

Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.

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Splendour in the Grass Festival: 25-26 July 2009 - Byron Bay, Austrailia

While part of the allure is undeniably the location, Byron Bay being one of the most beautiful & culturally intriguing places in Australia, Splendour also presents a thoughtful and satisfying blend of acts, from the hysterically trendy to the endearingly retro.

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MGMT - "Kids" (video)

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Live from Abbey Road - Episode 8

Elbow, MGMT, and Alanis Morissette...

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MGMT: Oracular Spectacular

MGMT dip into the big sounds of the '70s on their debut album, embracing the irony so much they almost overcome it.

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