Room Inside the World

Ought – Desire

Ought have shared Desire, the third preview from their forthcoming LP Room Inside the World, out February 16 on Merge Records. Best described by bassist Ben Stidworthy as “Sade meets Bruce Springsteen,” the song employs a 70-piece vocal choir and uncovers a romantic side of the band seen only in glimpses before. It’ll stop you dead in your tracks…. Read more »

Ought – Disgraced in America

Today, Ought share Disgraced in America, the second preview from their third LP Room Inside the World, out February 16 on Merge Records. The song is accompanied by an incredible animated video directed by Heather Rappard, involving glycerine as paint thinner and painstakingly shot in 15-second increments over the course of three weeks. “Breaking a… Read more »

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 »