Forbidden Planet release new track: Relax and Rolex

Inspired by Joshua Oppenheimer’s “The Act of Killing”, Forbidden Planet presents…. Relax and Rolex. Blast off with us on an aural expotition through the perverse mental landscape of genocide and denial.

If you have never seen “The Act of Killing”, please do. Some stories need to heard, no matter how painful. This is one of them.

Cover art by the legendary Jordan Lam, thanks buddy!



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Forbidden Planet are a 4-piece instrumental band that are dedicated to boldly exploring the uncharted terrain of genre-bending prog rock. Guided by the maxim “Do what thou wilt shall be the whole of the Law”, Forbidden Planet draw inspiration from the rich and varied musical history of our species to dredge the depths of the subconscious, and to call upon the Monsters from the Id. With an aural salad spanning neo-classical rock, grunge, jazz, ambient and all shades of metal, join Forbidden Planet as they journey into the unknown. Prepare for re-entry. is an underground Asian music news website created for the sole purpose of supporting our own world. We support all bands and genres HOWEVER we do not support nor have any sympathy for homophobic, racist, sexist rhetoric in lyrical content or band material. UNITE ASIA!