This is Reality as the Aliens see it… WALLOWING “III: PHOSGENE” - CVLT Nation
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Black Metal

This is Reality as the Aliens see it… WALLOWING “III: PHOSGENE”

Many times I’ve wondered what alien voices sound like. Are they small, diminutive beep-beep-boops, or are they so harsh that our ears would bleed? WALLOWING bets on the latter. Their sci-fi sludge/blackened doom/noise record PLANET LOSS that came out on Sludgelord Records (UK) and Black Voodoo Records (US) one year ago explores other life in the universe as something that reflects the worst of humankind. On their track “III: PHOSGENE” they peel back the festering skin of our deepest wound to reveal the writhing, pale maggots of racism, homophobia, and discrimination as a whole, showing us the true nature of our “morality.” The unintelligible shrieking on this track is what I hear in my mind when I see one of those massive flags that insecure White people love to fly off the backs of their Micro P Energy trucks. And that’s no shade on the vocalist because I’m pretty sure that’s what they’re going for in this indictment of oppression set to music so fucking groovy it’s making me want to dance on a cop’s fat face. “III: PHOSGENE” is the third chapter off of PLANET LOSS, which is seeing a brand new CD edition of Planet Loss bundled with a 36-page comic book illustrated by Luke Oram, co-released by Surviving Sounds and Trepanation Recordings in January 2021. Right now, watch the oddly incredible video for “III: PHOSGENE” below, and imagine a world where aliens came down to melt the brains of the bootlickers.

“Video by Oli Melville & Sam Eskrett”  
Written By

Meghan MacRae grew up in Vancouver, Canada, but spent many years living in the remote woods. Living in the shadow of grizzly bears, cougars and the other predators of the wilderness taught her about the dark side of nature, and taught her to accept her place in nature's order as their prey. She is co-founder of CVLT Nation.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Relapse Nothing
Dead Register

If you like this post and want to see more, help keep us going!

Sentient 112217
Black Matter Mastering

You May Also Like


Where do you want to go when you put on music? I experience music as transcendence, so I choose my sonic experience to match...


Music is more than just making sounds. For many artists, it’s writing a story, developing visual art, and entering an alter-ego or character in...


My partner keeps calling 2021 “2120,” and it makes me wonder what 2120 is going to look like. What new technologies will come in...

Black Metal

As LaColpa‘s album Post Tenebras Lux opens a portal into my existence, I feel like tortured souls are swarming all around me jealously trying...