WALLOWING RELEASE NEW TRACK
British blackened sci-fi sludge band WALLOWING have released their song “Phosgene” via No Clean Singing. The track is from their upcoming album Planet Loss which will be released via Sludgelord Records/Black Voodoo Records.
Listen to the song here: https://www.nocleansinging.com/2019/08/15/an-ncs-premiere-wallowing-phosgene/
Rabid and feral, Wallowing’s brand of sci-fi themed blackened sludge/grindcore/noise wastes no time. Utilizing a single, 32 minute piece of music split between six sub-tracks, ‘Planet Loss’ covers such issues as the current political climate, the effects it has on the planet and its inhabitants(‘Earthless’); racism, homophobia, and discrimination as a whole (‘Phosgene’); being born into a failing system (‘Hail Creation’) and mental illness as well as the stigma around such issues (‘Vessel’).
Wallowing provide a self-aware perspective, all carefully crafted within an epic story of a small rebellion fighting its last battle against a ruling oppressive regime only to result in the end of civilization due to both parties own ignorance. Providing an immersive soundscape, ‘Planet Loss’ is self-described by Wallowing as “if crusties wrote 2112. ”’Planet Loss’ was recorded, mixed and mastered by Wayne Adams at Bear Bites Horse Studios (Torpor, Pet Brick, Opium Lord, Watchcries) during April 2019 with the cover artwork created by Luke Oram in 2017.
Wallowing are touring alongside Monolithian over 12th – 15th September in support of Planet Loss (UK dates only):
12/9 – New River Studios, London
13/9 – Temple of Boom, Leeds
14/9 – Chameleon Cafe, Nottingham
15/9 – The Old England, Bristol
The band have also collaborated with Astral Noize to release a limited 6 page comic book (hand crafted by the band over weeks of collage work) based on the opening prologue chapter of ‘Planet Loss’ which comes free with any purchase via the Astral Noize or Wallowing bandcamp pages (excluding digital downloads), or available for free at any of our Album Release Shows with Monolithian.
FFO: Indian, Primitive Man, George Orwell.
Features members of: Aerosol Jesus, Surya, Herd Mover, Prisa Mata, King Goat.
300 number of units x Slime green LP,
Release by Sludgelord Records & Black Voodoo Records
-Recorded, mixed and mastered by Wayne Adams at Bear Bites Horse Studios
Preorders are available here https://thesludgelord.bandcamp.com/album/planet-loss