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 21 
 on: November 05, 2016, 05:08:49 PM 
Started by lala - Last post by Bubble
Wait so they've acquired unreleased MGMT material, or just the Time To Pretend EP?

EDIT: It's been almost a month since I asked this question. Come back people!  :'(



 22 
 on: October 15, 2016, 08:11:03 AM 
Started by lala - Last post by Notoc
Wait so they've acquired unreleased MGMT material, or just the Time To Pretend EP?

EDIT: It's been almost a month since I asked this question. Come back people!  :'(

 23 
 on: October 06, 2016, 11:16:54 PM 
Started by lala - Last post by lala
http://www.billboard.com/articles/business/7534026/rostrum-acquires-mgmt-bear-hands-francis-the-lights-cantora-catalog

Rostrum Acquires MGMT, Bear Hands, Francis & the Lights Records with Cantora Catalog Purchase: Exclusive

The home to Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller picks up some notable indie recordings.

Rostrum Records, the Los Angles-based, Pittsburgh-borne label best known for breaking Mac Miller and Wiz Khalifa, has announced its acquisition of the Cantora Records catalog, which includes recordings by MGMT, Bear Hands and Francis and the Lights. The deal, Rostrum's first since its founding in 2003, was for an undisclosed sum and gives it ownership rights to Cantora's masters.

"Cantora is a perfect fit for us," Rostrum founder and CEO Benjy Grinberg, 38, tells Billboard. "I love the music that's on the label, it's a reasonable size, and we have the capacity to be able to help."

Cantora was founded in 2005 in New York by Will Griggs, Jesse Israel and Nick Panama, and released its first record that same year -- MGMT's debut EP Time to Pretend. The catalog also includes recordings by Gordon Voidwell, Violens, Zulu Pearl, Savoir Adore, Rumspringa, Emil & Friends and Young Buffalo.

Benjy Grinberg   
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"Over the last few years, our business has shifted focus to building entertainment ventures, from immersive live media to startup technologies," Cantora's Panama says in a statement. "It was time to find the right partner to carry on the label roster and continue to provide our artists with resources."

"Because Wiz and Mac were our biggest selling artists, there's always been this perception that we were only a hip-hop label, but we've always been very diverse with alternative, electronic, pop,  music, etc.," says Grinberg. "This deal fits in great with us because we have bands like Donora, TeamMate and Mike Taylor, whose sounds overlap with Cantora and fit well with our catalog."

Rostrum, which now has 13 employees and a roster that also includes The Bird and the Bee, Mod Sun, and Vali, has recently been in expansion mode. It recently opened a recording studio in Hollywood, its home as of two-and-a-half years ago. In August, Rostrum announced a deal with Capitol's indie distribution arm Caroline and three new signings in Taylor, electro-pop trio Bråves and rising West Coast MC Juliann Alexander.


"We're now starting to see the fruits of all our labor," says Grinberg. "Bråves, who we absolutely love, are releasing a new video and song [today, Oct. 6] called "Me the Thief" and an EP coming out a little later; Julian Alexander came out with two new singles [yesterday]; and Mike Taylor's EP comes out later in October. We also have Mod Sun and TeamMate albums coming out soon. There's a lot of stuff coming out that's great and we're really excited about."
These days, however, music may -- understandably -- not be foremost in Grinberg's mind. "I'm in Pittsburgh awaiting the birth of my first child, who's due in a week and a half," he says. "It's exciting times here."

 24 
 on: September 28, 2016, 09:54:26 AM 
Started by lala - Last post by TristanTristan
Delayed until 2017. :(

 25 
 on: September 04, 2016, 02:56:27 AM 
Started by SupaKat - Last post by SupaKat
So, today, the band VAST posted a message to their facebook page. The message concluded, "It has been great re-imagining some of these older songs, but its the the new music that has me excited. (MGMT)
Hope to see you in L.A. and stay tuned for more…
MGMT and The VAST Camp."

I don't know if they are just using MGMT to refer to their management, or if they are talking about MGMT the band. I love VAST, but an MGMT collaboration is the last thing I would have ever expected.

You can see the original post on the VAST facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/REALVAST/


 26 
 on: August 31, 2016, 01:34:43 PM 
Started by lala - Last post by mcfly88
Awfully quiet considering there's usually a few months between the release date announcement / single release and the actual album. Unless they're gonna release the record in December or go for a surprise release a la Beyonce, it looks like the record's gonna come out next after all?

Still time for it to come out this year. Even if they announce it next month, it could come out in November. Seems like most labels like to have at least 2 months... but who knows though. Ha, wishful thinking that its not next year! On the bright side if that does end up being the case, we should at least have a new single before 2017.

 27 
 on: August 26, 2016, 07:10:36 AM 
Started by lala - Last post by TristanTristan
Awfully quiet considering there's usually a few months between the release date announcement / single release and the actual album. Unless they're gonna release the record in December or go for a surprise release a la Beyonce, it looks like the record's gonna come out next after all?

 28 
 on: August 06, 2016, 12:14:49 AM 
Started by coffeegraphy - Last post by lala
Not exactly MGMT photos, but something to tide you over.

ANDREEA DIACONU & BOYFRIEND ANDREW VANWYNGARDEN ARE DENIM LOVERS IN CURRENT/ELLIOTT’S FALL ADS
August 4, 2016

Top model Andreea Diaconu joins her boyfriend, musician Andrew Vanwyngarden of MGMT, for the fall-winter 2016 campaign from Current/Elliott. Photographed on location in Rockaway Beach, New York, the lovers pose in denim style with a rock and roll attitude. Andreea looks casual cool in suede jackets and embellished denim while Andrew looks laid-back in plaid and camouflage.






 29 
 on: July 30, 2016, 05:21:56 PM 
Started by lala - Last post by Rachel
YAY!  ;D ;D ;D

 30 
 on: July 30, 2016, 08:51:04 AM 
Started by lala - Last post by lala

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