Style: Experimental Rock, Art Rock
Influences: Electronic, Kosmische Musik, Glitch, Afro-Beat
Vibe: Surreal, Psychedelic, Messy, Hypnotic, Warm, Mysterious, Cryptic
Musical Attributes: Sampling, Percussive, Polyrhythmic, Studio-as-an-instrument, Dense, Looping
Released in 2013 on 4AD Records Format: LP
Released in 2019 on Constellation Records Format: LP
Released in 2014 on Ghostly International Format: LPx2, hand-dipped vinyl Limited to 800
There is a certain beauty just to being alive, and Ought make it their mission to find it through raw rock n’ roll that veers seamlessly between upbeat post-punk, meditative feedback drones, dramatic ballads, and cathartic guitar freak outs.
Recommended for fans of post-punk that blends the moodiness of Joy Division, Iceage, and Television with the experimentation and noisiness of This Heat and No Wave.
Originally released in 1967 on EMI Records 1983 Fame Reissue Format: LP
Released in 1977 on RCA Records Format: LP