It is now about half a year since the Periskop full-length Immerse was released on Kabalion Records. The material is originally from 2000-2008 but significant effort was put into remodeling it in 2014-2015, so that it would become a coherent whole. It is rewarding to look back on all this and see that it has been well received. Considering Immerse is basically long depressing tracks with low to no tempo and arguably only abstract sounds and noises, this has been a pleasant surprise.
From my vantage point, the reception has been manifested by various positive conversations and online exchanges. It has also been evident in more formal ways, as Immerse has been featured in numerous reviews, year end lists and podcasts.
With this post I would like to say thank you for the support to whoever has appreciated, bought or proliferated the release.
Immerse in podcasts
Shaded Explorer – Monument 75 | Arnaud Le Texier – Children Of Tomorrow 13 | BLNDR – Smoke Machine UN43 | Retina.it – Electronique 261 | Luigi Tozzi – D-Node 272 | Concept Of Thrill – The Other Cast 004 | F-On – Trauma 08 | Vâyu – Lett 08 | Noctum – Lett 11 | Radio Vibration – Kick Back 60 | ARD | Eexxppoann – Xspheric 02 | Ombossa – Eliptik 17 | Bob Rusche – X-Rated 230915 | Bob Rusche – X-Rated 231115 | Bob Rusche – X-Rated 030116 | Frans De Waard – Vital Weekly 996 | PRG/M – Bunker26 024 | Feral – Inveins 009 | Finn Of Tomland – Diametric 013
I am pleased to see Immerse both featured in ambient or industrial sets as well as atmospheric techno sets. Do you know of a podcast with Immerse material not featured above? Let me know.
Great to see Vital Weekly still running, and I almost made it into the 1000th edition. Extensive and well-written reviews by Cyclic Defrost and ATTN Magazine.
More info and streaming of Immerse here.