Candyass

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For the artist sometimes known as Candy Ass, see Cary Leibowitz.
Candyass
Candyass.jpg
Studio album by Orgy
Released August 18, 1998
Studio Donner Pass Cabin, Truckee, California
N.R.G. Studios, North Hollywood, California
Josh's Garage, Hollywood, California
Westlake Audio, West Hollywood, California
Genre
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 (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
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (dud)[2]

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

Track listing[edit]

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

  1. "Social Enemies" – 4:05 (Orgy, Josh Abraham, Troy Van Leeuwen)
  2. "Stitches" – 3:18
  3. "Dissention" – 3:31 (Orgy, Paige Haley)
  4. "Platinum" – 3:42
  5. "Fetisha" – 4:02
  6. "Fiend" – 4:29
  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 (Orgy, Haley)
  10. "Pantomime" – 4:28 (Orgy, Haley)
  11. "Revival" – 4:09 (Orgy, Jonathan Davis)
  12. "Dizzy" – 3:21

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]