• Artist: Cage The Elephant
  • Title: Metaverse
  • Release Type: Single
  • Release: 03/05/24
  • IZILION Rating: ★★★★☆

Listening to “Metaverse” by Cage The Elephant feels like a journey through the tangled emotions of modern existence. As the haunting melody envelops me, I’m drawn into a world of introspection and resignation.

In the verses, I can’t help but resonate with the lyrics’ portrayal of the fallout of the metaverse. It’s as if there’s a recognition of the inevitable cycle of building myself up, only to be torn down again. The words capture the sense of futility that sometimes accompanies life’s challenges, mirroring my own experiences of struggle and resilience.

The chorus hits particularly hard, with its repeated refrain of being “far from my family.” It’s a stark reminder of the emotional distance that can exist despite physical proximity, a feeling that I’ve grappled with myself. The lines about feeling “half asleep” and constantly running echo my own struggles to find meaning and connection in a world that often feels overwhelming and relentless.


As I delve deeper into the song, I can sense the raw honesty and vulnerability. The imagery of living “underneath a dark cloud” and feeling pulled under by a spell resonates with me on a profound level, reflecting the moments when life’s challenges seem insurmountable. Yet, amidst the darkness, there’s a glimmer of resilience, a determination to keep pushing forward despite the odds.

Overall, “Metaverse” is a deeply introspective song that speaks to the complexities of modern life. Cage The Elephant’s emotive delivery and poignant lyrics make it a powerful exploration of the human experience in an increasingly digital age.

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George Millington