CANDY45 is a fusion of modern dance music and powerful rock with a dash jazz.
dense songs with tight issues combined with intense visuals...
Founded by H2 and Tia Toy in 2010 were Candy45 the last 3 years developing the sound they want to go.
With the contribution of H2, Tia Toy, Andreas Koch, Markus Kienzl, Simon Carter, Rootscontroller, Martina Reiter, Gregor Streng, b.o.y. and Andy Spark they created more than 40 songs for more than 2 albums many remixes and videoclips.
Candy45 are right now finishing their first album release "Delicious Bullets". Full with rocky dancy songs with strong lyrcs, beats, synths and guitars. The more EBM-Wave oriented Album "Flying Carpet" is coming as next.
As a Single pre-release of "Delicious Bullets" they published already "21st Century Savage" Candy45 featuring Simon Carter (Spiral Tribe/Crystal Distortion) on all portals.
Candy45´s newest coproduction "Dont Eat the Yellow Snow" with Karmahofer aka Andy Spark (Fisso&Spark) created a fullon cheerful Acid/Tech-House track. This single-release is coming out now.
The music of Candy45 contains a wide palette from Acid-House over Acid Dub, IDM to EBM, Wave and Progressive Rock.
The songs are energetic with very straight lyrics and a good flow, groove and speed to rave. Full dense soundscapes created with drums, synths, bassguitar and all kinds of strings - all strings recorded analog at Andreas Koch Studio and Concrete Vienna, vocals recorded at Soundbakery and Concrete Vienna. All songs are composed and produced at Concrete Vienna, finalmixed at Concrete Vienna and MK Studio.
Coproductions with Andy Spark are produced at KARMAHOFER and mastered at Concrete Vienna.
All other songs are mastered by Martin Scheer.
They are working in a range between 90 and 150 bpm,
most songs are between 110 and 138 bpm - thats for the dj´s ;)
CANDY45 live comes in different formats.
A band combo gig with impressive stagedesign and visuals and many great musicians. Here they play a full instrumental show.
For Raves a perfect fit - "CANDY45 easytronic" - long remixes and dubs of Candy45 songs and visuals, electronically performed as a liveset for burning down the dancefloors. On demand with MC´s and live guitar.
h2 (vocalist, bass, keys, guitar / songwriter, composer, arranger, producer)
tia toy (vocalist, electronic, live-visuals / musicvideo and visualproducer)
princess of dirt/p.o.d. (leadguitar / recording, sound supervisor)
rootscontroller (vocalist, guitar, bass / songwriter)
martina reiter (violin)
and friends (guests supporters remixers features)
Karmahofer/Andy Spark (Fisso&Spark) - coproducer
Markus Kienzl (Sofasurfers and himself :) ) general support, contribution and
suggestions in many songs with his great skills, remixes, rearrangements and finalmixes
Simon Carter (Spiral Tribe/Crystal Distortion, Network23) feature vocals
Gregor "Keks" Streng (Soundbakery) sound supervisor, bass
b.o.y. visual support, photographer, cinematographer
Candy45 is unsigned yet, all releases are indie releases yet.