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COMM is the sixth studio album released by progressive rock group The Tangent. The album features five tracks and two bonus tracks. The bonus track "The Spirit Of The Net" was a demo for the original COMM album and the starting point for this album. "Watcher Of The Skies" is a fictional live get together in the early 1970s performed for fun by Andy Tillison, Jonathan Barrett, Pete Greenwood and Phil Bernia. Pete Greenwood and Phil Bernia are members of SEYES Yes tribute band.

COMM
The Tangent COMM.jpg
Studio album by The Tangent
Released September 23, 2011
Recorded at MBL & Great Image Studios Cheshire UK Autumn 2010 - Spring 2011
Genre Progressive rock
Label Inside Out
Producer Andy Tillison, Luke Machin and Paul Brow
The Tangent chronology
Going Off On Two
(2010)
COMM
(2011)
Le Sacre Du Travail
(2013)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[1]

Contents

Track listingEdit

  1. "The Wiki Man" (Tillison) – 20:14
i) "Prologue"
ii) "The Wiki Man"
iii) "Competition Watershed"
iv) "Edit Me Out"
v) "Car Boot Sale"
vi) "The Wiki Man (reprise)"
  1. "The Mind's Eye" (Tillison) – 8:13
  2. "Shoot Them Down" (Barrett) – 6:45
  3. "Tech Support Guy" (Tillison) – 5:51
  4. "Titanic Calls Carpathia" (Tillison) – 16:31
i) "The Milpond"
ii) "Titanic Calls Carpathia"
iii) "Lovell Calls Houston"
iv) "Lost Soul Calls Antares"
v) "Fire In Our Fingers"
vi) "Earth Calling Anyone"

Limited Edition: bonus tracksEdit

  1. "The Spirit Of The Net (Demo)" – 4:44
  2. "Fantasy Bootleg (Watcher Of The Skies)" – 5:52

PersonnelEdit

Special guestsEdit

  • Andrew Roussak – piano/synth solo on "Competition Watershed"

ProductionEdit

  • Ed Unitsky – front cover artwork
  • Thomas Ewerhard – Artwork finishing
  • Chris Walkden, Neil Palfreyman, Paul Johnson, Timo Groenendaal, Antonio De Sarno, Jessica Wenlock-Smith, Jorge Castillo – photos

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ O'Brien, Jon. "Comm - The Tangent | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards | AllMusic".

External linksEdit