GILBY CLARKE's CANDY: Collection Of Rare And Unreleased Cuts To Surface In August

A collection of rare and unreleased recordings by CANDY, the first "real band" of former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Gilby Clarke, is set for release on August 19 through SongTree Records. Titled "Candy - Teenage Neon Jungle", the album features "a walloping 25 tracks of original raw demos, live and re-recorded songs, little gems from CANDY's audio scrapbook, and extensive liner notes and photos," according to an official press release.

The pop-glam band CANDY — whose music is described as a cross between BAY CITY ROLLERS, BEATLES and JOHNNY THUNDERS AND THE HEARTBREAKERS — was only on the L.A. music scene for a short time in the mid-1980s, releasing just one album ("Whatever Happened to Fun...", Polygram/Mercury, 1985) and the single and video for the title track, before disbanding.

The complete track listing for "Candy - Teenage Neon Jungle" is as follows:

01. Intro
02. Whatever Happened To Fun
03. Stuff
04. First Time
05. Turn It Up Loud (recorded live in Houston, TX '85)
06. Kids In The City (recorded live at The Palace in Hollywood, CA '85)
07. Stuff
08. The Girl I Love
09. Weekend Boy
10. Champagne
11. Stuff
12. She Loves You (recorded live at The Palace, Hollywood, CA '85)
13. Stuff
14. Lonely Hearts
15. Electric Nights
16. Number One
17. Daddy Is A Jet (first CANDY demo, '81)
18. Sound Of A Broken Heart
19. Turn It Up Loud '03
20. War Is Over-Electric Angels
21. Crocodile Tears - Gilby Clarke solo (from "Rubber")
22. You Will Dance Again - Kyle Vincent solo (from "Solitary Road")
23. The Return Of The X-Girlfriend - THE LOVELESS (from "A Tale Of Gin & Salvation")
24. The Last Radio Show '03/'85 Live
25. Outro

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