Serene thoughts

from Snakes and ladders EP by The Establishment

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There are two sides of the story
But I’m not interested in yours
Fuck your moment of clarity
Still stuck in revolting doors

Multiple masks to fit your face
To cover up that empty soul
Blank yet raging eyes
Just about to lose control

Nauseous feeling heading into the night
Serene thoughts give me a terrible fright

I got my head in my hands
As I’m thinking it through
Stuck with no answers
What am I gonna do

Please stay awake
Stick around and linger
Lets bury ourselves in the past

Please stay awake
Don’t drift of and wander
Reminiscing is all that is left


from Snakes and ladders EP, released October 4, 2019




The Establishment Nijmegen, Netherlands

Here it is punks! A group named THE ESTABLISHMENT hailing from The Netherlands with members of Antidote, Brat Pack, Citizens Patrol and Born From Pain. Sounding like a hybrid between 80s hardcore a la POISON IDEA and BLITZ-Oi mixed with some cold wavy post-punk edges, The Establishment will appeal to those on the Goth side of Punk! ... more

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