Ought

Ought – These 3 Things

Still fresh from signing with Merge, Ought will release Room Inside the World on February 16. The album, their third LP and first for Merge, explores themes that have always concerned the band—identity, connection, survival in a precarious world—but with a bolder, more nuanced sound palette. The band share first single These 3 Things and… Read more »

Brooch – Blood Spitting

Blood Spitting is taken from the debut 7″ by Brooch, a new project featuring Ben Stidworthy from Ought and Mikkel Holm Silkjær from Yung. Blood Spitting/Broken Glass is their first release and will be released on March 31 via Tough Love. “I rode back to Aarhus with Yung after we toured together last winter. Every… Read more »

Tim Darcy – Still Waking Up

Ought frontman Tim Darcy will release his forthcoming debut solo album, Saturday Night, on February 17 via Jagjaguwar. Following the first single and Velvet Underground-nodding opening track Tall Glass of Water, this week Darcy returns with the video for second single Still Waking Up. On the almost-New Wave Still Waking Up, a Smiths-esque melody builds… Read more »

Tim Darcy – Tall Glass of Water

Ought frontman Tim Darcy has announced the release of his debut solo album, Saturday Night. Ahead of the forthcoming album’s February 17 release via Jagjaguwar, Darcy has shared the first single Tall Glass of Water. The album title comes in part from the nights and weekends when it was recorded: a six month period that… Read more »

Video: Ought – Beautiful Blue Sky

Montreal-based post-punk outfit Ought have shared a video for Beautiful Blue Sky. Directed by Bobby McHugh, the song is taken from the groups immense 2015 release Sun Coming Down. Watch the video below. “Beautiful Blue Sky was meant to present a structure that felt like a surreal dream that paired with my interpretation of the… Read more »

VIDEO: Ought – Sun’s Coming Down

Montreal-based post-punk quartet Ought this week followed-up last year’s More Than Any Other Day and its companion EP Once More with Feeling with their excellent sophomore record, Sun Coming Down. To coincide with its release, the group have shared the Aaliyeh Afshar / Max Taeuschel-directed video for Sun’s Coming Down. Watch the visuals below. Sun… Read more »

Ought – Men For Miles

Montreal-based post-punk quartet Ought are set to follow up last year’s More Than Any Other Day and its companion EP Once More with Feeling this September with a new record called Sun Coming Down. According to the band, the album “came from a burst of energy after an utterly wild and wonderful 2014,” and was… Read more »

Ought – Beautiful Blue Sky

Montreal-based post-punk outfit Ought return this September with their sophomore record Sun Coming Down, the follow-up to last year’s acclaimed More Than Any Other Day LP. According to the band, the album “came from a burst of energy after an utterly wild and wonderful 2014,” and was “written, recorded, and actualized amidst joy and turbulence.”… Read more »

Ought – Waiting

Waiting is the lively new track by Montreal-based four-piece Ought, who are gearing up to release their debut album this April through Constellation Records. There’s plenty to like about this track, from it’s driving guitars and hurried drums, to singer Tim Beeler’s intense vocals that remind me a little of Alec Ounsworth (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah). I dig…. Read more »