Candleland

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Candleland
Studio album by Ian McCulloch
Released 17 September 1989
Recorded Early 1989 at Church Studios, Orinoco Studios and Tower Bridge Studios in London and at The Grande Arms in Paris
Genre Alternative rock
Length 41:45
Label WEA, Sire
Producer Ray Shulman
Ian McCulloch chronology
Candleland
(1989)
Mysterio
(1992)
Singles from Candleland
  1. "Proud to Fall"
    Released: 21 August 1989
  2. "Faith and Healing"
    Released: 6 November 1989
  3. "Candleland (The Second Coming)"
    Released: 30 April 1990
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Candleland is the first solo album by Ian McCulloch, released 17 September 1989. This album marked McCulloch's departure from Echo & the Bunnymen in 1989. The album features a guest appearance by the Cocteau Twins' Elizabeth Fraser on the title song, "Candleland". The album reached number 18 on the UK Albums Chart and number 179 on the Billboard 200.[2][3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Ian McCulloch.

  1. "The Flickering Wall" – 3:35
  2. "The White Hotel" – 3:15
  3. "Proud to Fall" – 3:57
  4. "The Cape" – 4:09
  5. "Candleland" – 3:18
  6. "Horse's Head" – 4:47
  7. "Faith and Healing" – 4:36
  8. "I Know You Well" – 4:06
  9. "In Bloom" – 5:02
  10. "Start Again" – 5:00

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