On Sept. 9 it was announced in an issued press release that beginning today MGMT will stream their new self-titled album, "MGMT" exclusively on Rdio. The free stream will be available to fans until the album's release date, which is Sept. 17. You can legally listen to MGMT's entire self-titled studio album here.
In addition, Rdio debuted the "Optimizer," an audio and visual experience to accompany the album. The Rdio powered experience was created by MGMT and a team of visual artists. Produced and arranged by the band’s live show video instrumentalist Alejandro Crawford, the "Optimizer" brings artist interpretations inspired by the album together to accompany “MGMT” for its full 44 minute run time. Fans experiencing the "Optimizer" will be able to watch along with other viewers in real-time, jump throughout the "Optimizer" timeline and share song and video previews.
MGMT's self-titled third studio album is set to be released on Sept. 17 via Columbia Records. It will be the band's first full length studio album released since "Congratulations" in 2010. The lead single from the album "MGMT" is the song "Alien Days".