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Written by paul and rob entirely using fasttracker in 1999 on an MMX pentium. Also features vocals song and processed by both paul and rob. This song was released in a previous form on one of monstrum's original self-released albums (inception/neophyte).

Pecking Order and Year of the Locust remain to this day one of our favorite collaborative song composition experiences as both came together in about an hour of trading off at the controls followed by years of retentive production.


receiving protection attempting redemption
synchronizing to parallel time
attention directed past the range of focus
this is the year of the locust
relief comes tomorrow
disbelief of memories
crawling faster
the failing Heart
dead conscious

infect the code
detest to irrode
binary corrode
infecting the node


from Музика для фронту, released March 25, 2022




Monstrum Sepsis / WaveTangent California

Monstrum Sepsis is the music project started in late 1996 between Paul J. Karlik and Robert P. Wentz. Both started writing music in the early 90s with four tracks and amiga music trackers. Rob is a classically trained pianist raised with moog synthesizers rattling the windows, while Paul's extensive sampling and audio mangling techniques brings a level of entropy to the mix for a unique experience ... more

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