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Candyass is the debut album by American industrial rock band Orgy. It was released on August 18, 1998.[3][4]

Candyass
Candyass.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 18, 1998
StudioDonner Pass Cabin, Truckee, California
N.R.G. Studios, North Hollywood, California
Josh's Garage, Hollywood, California
Westlake Audio, West Hollywood, California
Genre
Length48:10
LabelWarner Brothers/Reprise Records/Elementree Records
ProducerJosh Abraham; Orgy
Orgy chronology
Candyass
(1998)
Vapor Transmission
(2000)
Singles from Candyass
  1. "Stitches"
    Released: 1998 (original)
  2. "Blue Monday"
    Released: December 14, 1998*
  • The "Blue Monday" single was re-released with an altered track listing on February 9, 1999. "Stitches" was re-released November 23, 1999.
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau(dud)[2]

Track listingEdit

All tracks are written by Orgy (Jay Gordon, Amir Derakh, Bobby Hewitt, and Ryan Shuck), except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Social Enemies"Orgy, Josh Abraham, Troy Van Leeuwen4:05
2."Stitches" 3:18
3."Dissention"Orgy, Paige Haley3:31
4."Platinum" 3:42
5."Fetisha" 4:02
6."Fiend" 4:29
7."Blue Monday" (New Order cover)Bernard Sumner, Gillian Gilbert, Peter Hook, Stephen Morris4:26
8."Gender" 4:27
9."All the Same"Orgy, Haley4:05
10."Pantomime"Orgy, Haley4:28
11."Revival"Orgy, Jonathan Davis4:09
12."Dizzy" 3:21
Total length:48:10

SinglesEdit

  • "Blue Monday" Release Date: February 9, 1999
  • "Stitches" Release Date: November 23, 1999

PersonnelEdit

  • Jay Gordon – vocals, programming, additional synthesizers
  • Bobby Hewitt – drums
  • Paige Haley – bass guitar
  • Ryan Shuck – guitars
  • Amir Derakh – additional engineering, guitars
  • Chad Fridirici – engineering, mixing on "Gender", pro-tool editing
  • Josh Abraham – production, additional engineering, programming, additional synthesizers
  • Dave Ogilvie – mixing
  • David Kahne – mixing on "Stiches", "Fetisha"
  • Jay Baumgardner – mixing on "Pantomime"
  • Tom Baker – mastering
  • Brian Virtue – assistant engineer
  • Cope Till – assistant engineer
  • Doug Trantow – assistant engineer
  • Anthony Valcic – programming
  • Jonathan Davis – additional vocals on "Revival"
  • Elijah Blue Allman – additional vocals on "Revival", additional synthesizers
  • Troy Van Leeuwen – additional guitars on "Social Enemies" and "Dissention"
  • Steve Gerdes – art direction, design
  • Joseph Cultice – photography

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Robert Christgau review
  3. ^ Kat Iudicello (26 June 2000). "Candy Ass: Orgy Review". PopMatters. Retrieved 17 August 2019.
  4. ^ Gavin Edwards (16 September 1999). "Orgy's Climax". Rollingstone. Retrieved 17 August 2019.