Little Dark Age (studio album) by MGMT

Little Dark Age by MGMT
Year: 2018
Release date: 2018-02-09
Overall rank: 687th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 748 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 10 albums of 2018 (7th)
Award Top albums of the 2010s (104th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (687th)
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MGMT bestography

Little Dark Age is ranked 3rd best out of 10 albums by MGMT on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by MGMT is Oracular Spectacular which is ranked number 328 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 5,477.

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Little Dark Age track list

  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 83 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 748 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 2% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 79.7/100, a mean average of 78.9/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 79.8/100. The standard deviation for this album is 12.6.

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80/100
From 05/19/2022 23:08
Luminoso e divertido!
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90/100
From 04/16/2022 19:17
* Favorite tracks: She Works Out Too Much, Little Dark Age, When You Die, TSLAMP, One Thing Left to Try
* Least favorite tracks: N/A (maybe Me and Michael if I had to choose one)
* Great blend of synth pop and neo-psychedelic music
* Every song is strong in its own way, and all are infectiously catchy
* Balances commercial appeal with many instances of quirky humor and weird little musical flourishes

85/100
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75/100
From 02/02/2022 06:45
7.6 out of 10.0
A good album for 2018. Sounds great compared to most filth these days. Sounds too 80's goodness. "Me and Micheal" stood out to me.
The last song sounds like Geroge Harrison's "My Sweet Lord."
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85/100
From 11/08/2021 23:45
Easily one of the most unique albums I have listened to from the past decade.
Absolutely love the sinister sounding synths on this.
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95/100
From 09/07/2021 23:35
best mgmt album.
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From 06/15/2020 18:31
In my opinion, this is the best album from MGMT.
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95/100
From 04/13/2020 02:25
I listened to this when it first came out and really didn't like it. I'm not sure why, I guess I wasn't in the right mood. After just listening to this again, I don't know what I was thinking. It's fantastic!
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80/100
From 02/19/2020 03:27
goth synth pop is great. i hope mgmt makes more albums like this
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100/100
From 10/01/2019 14:41
Such a smart record, it starts off giving you the best stand-alone songs MGMT has ever written then slowly devolves into experimental soundscapes. A very fun listen, the album is constantly changing after each track, starting off as a pretty good synth-pop album into an evolving masterpiece.
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From 09/09/2019 13:28
One of the most underrated albums of the 2010s. It is in a league of its own. Deserves more praise for sure.
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