Dead Planet is from "Cut," the October 2021 EP by 9 o'clock Nasty. A commentary of self-destruction over a driving melody.
It took a lot of thought. I mean ending all life on earth wasn't a snap decision. You kind of knew all the problems were there. You could see the dominos all lining up. People warned you. Friends who meant well took you aside and whispered, "you know if you don't make some simple changes to your behaviour you will be left with a scorched wasteland with no meaning or value whatsoever." You heard them, but still... and then there were all those dominos lined up. Waiting.
You know sometimes in life you’re gonna, reach over, grab the steering wheel and crash the car.I wouldn’t recommend it though.I wouldn’t recommendgoing that far.And when the dust and scoresare settled and the ruinsare still smoking’It’s hard to convince everybody, that you were only joking….Nothing to eat, nothing to drink on a dead planet, dead planetNothing to do except sit down and think on a dead planet, dead planetNo forgiveness, no redemption, no apologies will doAll those things you did to Earth, you did to me tooNow everything’s broken and I’m afraid it can’t be mendedThis story’s over before it’s begun, begun before it’s ended.Nothing to eat, nothing to drink on a dead planet, dead planetNothing to do except sit down and think on a dead planet, dead planet