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Ear Candy

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Ear Candy

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Metal

We gave it an A-

With album No. 6, Texas trio King’s X finish trimming away most of the prog-rock cellulite of their youth. What’s left is a lean, metallic frame, fleshed out with sumptuous psychedelia and solid songwriting. Though the band’s Rush-loving roots peek through in places, on the whole, Ear Candy‘s sweet, crunchy melodies stick in your head, not in your craw. A-