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Podcast Episode
Season
Four
number
164
Type
Album Review
Post Date
3/4/2014

King's X

164 Ear Candy by King's X

Ear Candy

Label
Atlantic
Release year
1996
Producer
Arnold Lanni
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Respected and admired by musicians and a legion of dedicated fans, King's X may be the quintessential overlooked band.

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A listener's suggestion brings us the sixth studio album by King's X, their 1996 release Ear Candy. Respected and admired by musicians and a legion of dedicated fans, King's X may be the quintessential overlooked and under-appreciated Dig Me Out band. Despite heavy riffs, immaculate production and layers of harmonies, Ear Candy never made an impact on commercial radio. We try to figure out why.

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Songs in this episode

  • ‚ÄćIntro - Sometime3:40 - History of the Band
  • 12:49 - The Train
  • 20:08 - American Cheese (Jerry's Pianto)
  • 29:53 - Mississippi Moon
  • Outro - Picture

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