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Tactile: Inscape

  1. Incubation
  2. Caged Light
  3. Panoleptic
  4. Probe
  5. Envoi

Tactile is experimental ambient project conceived and headed by the owner of Sentrax Records. Each of the five tracks present on the album are vocal and beatless. Instead each track ebbs and flows with a consistent pattern of long loops and sequences. Occasionally a vibrant array of feedback or acoustic sample will wane and ebb into the mix only to disappear as quickly as it arrived. The unnerving thing about each track is the uncanny resemblance to the periodic sounds that a common household appliance might make. Whither that is the sound of the furnace blower activating to heat the room, the refrigerator compressor pumping cool water into the coils, or the clicking of the oven as it warms up, each track seems to derived from a similar source. So as I listen to this album I feel as if I am dwelling in someone's home, as I slowly grow accustomed to the particular atmospheric sounds in that specific physical location. In essence it seems as if Tactile has composed a personal "Inscape" for the interior of any enclosed room or building.

Tactile is: John Everall, Teresa Mills & Dael Walker

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