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Like the movie it supports, the soundtrack to the Kids in the Hall's film debut Brain Candy is an off-kilter, eclectic, wildly uneven but enjoyable collection. With the exception of three songs from the Kids in the Hall, the album is filled with some of the biggest names in '90s indie-rock, from Pavement and Stereolab to Guided By Voices and Pizzicato Five, with a couple of Canadian bands thrown in for good measure after all, the Kids are from Canada. Though Brain Candy is far from consistent, the best moments on the album are wonderful and nearly all of the tracks are rare or previously unreleased. From the infectious pop of Pavement's "Painted Soldiers" and Matthew Sweet's "Happiness," to Stereolab's gorgeous, ...
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Like the movie it supports, the soundtrack to the Kids in the Hall's film debut Brain Candy is an off-kilter, eclectic, wildly uneven but enjoyable collection. With the exception of three songs from the Kids in the Hall, the album is filled with some of the biggest names in '90s indie-rock, from Pavement and Stereolab to Guided By Voices and Pizzicato Five, with a couple of Canadian bands thrown in for good measure after all, the Kids are from Canada. Though Brain Candy is far from consistent, the best moments on the album are wonderful and nearly all of the tracks are rare or previously unreleased. From the infectious pop of Pavement's "Painted Soldiers" and Matthew Sweet's "Happiness," to Stereolab's gorgeous, layered "How to Play Your Internal Organs Overnight" and the glitzy disco revivalism of Pizzicato Five, Brain Candy
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/9/1996
  • Label: Matador Records
  • UPC: 744861018322
  • Catalog Number: 183

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Some Days It Might Be Dark - Death Lurks (3:08)
  2. 2 Painted Soldiers - Pavement (2:55)
  3. 3 Happiness - Matthew Sweet (2:11)
  4. 4 Happiness Pie - Death Lurks (2:21)
  5. 5 Six Dick Pimp - Liz Phair (3:44)
  6. 6 I'm Gay - Scott Thompson (1:12)
  7. 7 Spiralling Shape - They Might Be Giants (4:25)
  8. 8 Swoon - Pell Mell (2:13)
  9. 9 Birthday Cake - Cibo Matto (2:45)
  10. 10 Butts Wigglin - The Tragically Hip (4:11)
  11. 11 Postal Blowfish - Guided by Voices (2:15)
  12. 12 Pablo and Andrea - Yo La Tengo (4:15)
  13. 13 How to Play Your Internal Organs Overnight - Stereolab (4:15)
  14. 14 Nata Di Marzo - Pizzicato Five (3:03)
  15. 15 Eat My Brain - The Odds (4:27)
  16. 16 Long Dark Twenties - Paul Bellini (2:27)
  17. 17 Having an Average Weekend - Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet (2:41)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Matthew Sweet Track Performer
Yo La Tengo Track Performer
Pavement Track Performer
Liz Phair Track Performer
Guided by Voices Track Performer
Pizzicato Five Track Performer
Technical Credits
They Might Be Giants Producer
The Tragically Hip Producer
The Odds Contributor
Pell Mell Producer
Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet Producer
Stereolab Producer
Tchad Blake Producer
Patrick Dillett Producer
Paul DuGre Producer
Mitchell Froom Producer
Tim Gane Composer
Roger Moutenot Producer
Sean O'Hagan Composer
Laetitia Sadier Composer
Brad Wood Producer
G. Marq Roswell Executive Producer
John Shough Engineer
Cibo Matto Producer
Bruce McCulloch Contributor
Scott Hull Mastering
Konishi Yasuharu Producer
Mark Vreeken Producer
Alec Stewart Producer
Joe Sealy Producer
Scott Thompson Contributor
David Foley Contributor
Kevin McDonald Contributor
Nigel the Cat Producer
Mark McKinney Contributor
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