Candyass

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For the artist sometimes known as Candy Ass, see Cary Leibowitz.
Candyass
Studio album by Orgy
Released August 18, 1998
Recorded Donner Pass Cabin, Truckee, California;
N.R.G. Studios, North Hollywood, California;
Josh's Garage, Hollywood, California;
Westlake Audio, West Hollywood, California
Genre Industrial rock, industrial metal
Length 48:10
Label Warner Brothers/Reprise Records/Elementree Records
Producer Josh Abraham; Orgy
Orgy chronology
Candyass
(1998)
Vapor Transmission
(2000)
Singles from Candyass
  1. "Stitches"
    Released: 1998*
  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
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (dud)[2]

Candyass is the debut album of the Industrial rock band Orgy. It was released on August 18, 1998.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Social Enemies" – 4:05 (Jay Gordon, Amir Derakh, Bobby Hewitt, Ryan Shuck, Josh Abraham, Troy VanLeeuwen)
  2. "Stitches" – 3:18 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck)
  3. "Dissention" – 3:31 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck, Paige Haley)
  4. "Platinum" – 3:42 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck)
  5. "Fetisha" – 4:02 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck)
  6. "Fiend" – 4:29 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck)
  7. "Blue Monday" (New Order cover) – 4:26 (Bernard Sumner, Gillian Gilbert, Peter Hook, Stephen Morris)
  8. "Gender" – 4:27 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck)
  9. "All the Same" – 4:05 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck, Haley)
  10. "Pantomime" – 4:28 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck, Haley)
  11. "Revival" – 4:09 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck, Jonathan Davis)
  12. "Dizzy" – 3:21 (Gordon, Derakh, Hewitt, Shuck)

Singles[edit]

  • "Blue Monday" Release Date: February 9, 1999[3]
  • "Stitches" Release Date: November 23, 1999[4]

Personnel[edit]

  • 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

References[edit]