MGMT have revealed that “the Lord Jesus Christ” was the biggest influence on their new album.
The group, who release 'Congratulations' on April 13, have previously cited surfing and drugs as a source of musical inspiration
But in an interview on radio station XFM, MGMT's Andrew VanWyngarden said Jesus was key to the sound of their forthcoming effort.
“It feels really good to wake up every morning and know that the Lord is my saviour,” he added.
MGMT are due to play a one-off gig at London's Heaven on Thursday (March 18).
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