congratulations again

MGMT fans who were disappointed by the prog-leaning follow-up to Oracular Spectacular will no doubt enjoy a new disco rework of the album’s title track.

London DJ/Producer Erol Alkan took the sleepy, twinkly “Congratulations” and added an adrenaline injection bassline. The result is a surprisingly organic sounding track:

MGMT – Congratulations (Erol Alkan Rework) RADIO EDIT by Erol Alkan

MGMT will release it as a vinyl 7″ on November 23, packaged with a 20-page illustrated storybook. Perhaps it will explain what the hell this is:

For yet another version, check out this live performance from the Jimmy Kimmel Show last week:

And if you just can’t get enough of “Congratulations”, MGMT showed up on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic last week too:

Okay, that’s enough for now.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s