MGMT releases album artwork

2010-02-17 by OneOnSunday | 37 Comments
Neo-psychedelic indie duo MGMT release album artwork for their upcoming album, "Congratulations," featuring what seems to be a three headed surfing cat.
The Artwork was created by Anthony Ausgang.

Hear Ausang talk about the piece at: http://www.boingboing.net/2010/02/17/anthony-ausgangs-mgm.html

MGMT's sophomore album "Congratulations" comes out April 13th on Columbia.

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OneOnSunday
February 17th 2010
50 Comments


[IMG]http://cdn.pitchfork.com/media/mgmtcover452.jpg[/IMG]

robertsona
Staff Reviewer
February 17th 2010
15093 Comments


are indie bands trying to compete for worst covers ever

SeaAnemone
February 17th 2010
21215 Comments


I kinda like this actually. And yes, I'm a little embarrassed of that.

Digging: Nils Frahm - Solo

OneOnSunday
February 17th 2010
50 Comments


I think its kinda lame, waaaay too saturday morning cartoonish for me

poweroftheweez
February 17th 2010
1290 Comments


wut

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
February 17th 2010
29037 Comments


lol band is so bad makes bmth look like b4mv amirite

eternium
February 17th 2010
16352 Comments


...so the album is about foxes? And the ocean? And LSD?

Romulus
February 17th 2010
8456 Comments


Band is mega overrated but I haven't heard enough to label them good/bad

AliW1993
Contributing Reviewer
February 17th 2010
7499 Comments


looking forward to the album. not sure bout the artwork though

JWT155
February 17th 2010
10073 Comments


I want to have what they were on when they chose this.

Digging: Lord Huron - Strange Trails

thatoneguy726
February 17th 2010
1641 Comments


featuring what seems to be a three headed surfing cat.

I laughed out loud.

brightfireguy
February 17th 2010
86 Comments


Lame

sexualsoybean
February 17th 2010
922 Comments


cat doesnt have 3 heads hes just doin a mega double take cuz that wave is huge + is a cats head

barns
February 17th 2010
79 Comments


Don't know how you can label someone overrated without listening enough to know if they're good or bad. Hopefully I'm missing something.

dylantheairplane
February 17th 2010
2179 Comments


I hope this is good...

Satellite
February 17th 2010
20826 Comments


My dear god.

OneOnSunday
February 17th 2010
50 Comments


"cat doesnt have 3 heads hes just doin a mega double take cuz that wave is huge + is a cats head"

Ah, I see that now.

momomoco
February 17th 2010
23 Comments


horrible artwork

JacobsLadder
February 17th 2010
554 Comments


I like this band though i don't know 'bout the artwork.

Aids
February 17th 2010
24181 Comments


Haha what a weird/horrible cover.

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Romulus
February 17th 2010
8456 Comments


Don't know how you can label someone overrated without listening enough to know if they're good or bad. Hopefully I'm missing something.


Yes you are. I've listened and it's okay but nothing requiring further listens. Everyone I know proclaims this band to be the best thing since sliced bread. They're not. Mystery solved.

brainsheldis
February 17th 2010
320 Comments


shut the fuck up this is fucking awesome

dylantheairplane
February 17th 2010
2179 Comments


Their EP's all rule, but the debut is eh

VonManHead
February 17th 2010
179 Comments


It's so ridiculous, they almost pull it off. but not quite...

killrobotmusic
February 17th 2010
670 Comments


i can relate to the cat.

eternium
February 17th 2010
16352 Comments


I swear it's a fox.
Cats don't have tails like that.

WatchItExplode
February 17th 2010
3424 Comments


I like it makes perfect sense for the band releasingit


FattyKnee
February 17th 2010
490 Comments


interesting...

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
February 17th 2010
18223 Comments


lol mgmt is crazy

Digging: Sufjan Stevens - Carrie and Lowell

po0ty
February 17th 2010
493 Comments


MGMT 4/13, Circa Survive 4/20. Nice ;) album art looks stupid though.

mastershake2222
February 17th 2010
19 Comments


sonic the hedgehog much?

McAlmonds
February 18th 2010
81 Comments


I like it. Because it's as silly/crazy as their other visuals.

Kiran
Emeritus
February 18th 2010
6008 Comments


really fun band, hopefully this album has more awesome singles

Digging: The Rolling Stones - Sticky Fingers

Hyperpower
February 18th 2010
66 Comments


cover is worse than raditude imo

Dogget
February 18th 2010
781 Comments


Looks pretty stupid but I like it.

FattyKnee
February 18th 2010
490 Comments


oh please

Zizzer
February 18th 2010
915 Comments


I don't like the colors



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