Originally released in 2012, Carl's best of album 'Tide' was remastered and reissued in 2014 and included an additional 3 tracks. In total, it contains 17 of Carl's finest songs from a 9 year period. Some of the tracks were actually re-recorded especially for this album. It also features the single version of 'Wait', which was recorded in London by highly regarded producer Junk Scientist.
When reviewing the album, online magazine EXNE described Carl as "An amazing songwriter and a brilliant musician".