Dig Me Out - The 90’s rock podcast

#164: Ear Candy by King’s X

March 4, 2014

A listener 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.

Songs in this Episode:

Intro - Sometime

3:40 - History of the Band

12:49 - The Train

20:08 - American Cheese (Jerry's Pianto)

29:53 - Mississippi Moon

Outro - Picture