Kandy Kolored Tangerine

Kandy Kolored Tangerine

 Copenhagen, Capital Region, DNK

Danish psychedelic indie rock act KKT´s debut album was released in november 2009, receiving very positive revews in the danish press. The band plays a colourful mix of melodic songs wrapped in psychedelic garage, dry desert rock. The sound has a twist of heroin rock and dreamy shoegaze to it.


There are great things to happen-
This is what the press recently wrote about Kandy Kolored Tangerine, a new Danish band, which is steadily finding a foothold on the European rock scene with their very personal sound, and a growing audience. The band was formed in 2007 in Copenhagen Denmark.
The group plays a refreshing mix of melodic songs wrapped in psychedelic garage, dry desert rock with a twist of heroin and spherical, dreamy shoegaze. Inspirations are bands like Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Queens Of The Stone Age and My Bloody Valentine and Flaming Lips.

Dreamy Desert Rock on Acid

Kandy Kolored Tangerine will be on the program at the , Spot Festival 2010 in Aarhus and National Radio P3 talent showcase series P3 KarriereKanonen.
The band has received a great deal of airplay on Danish National Radio P3 with the single Baby Love, which is the first single to upcoming EP which will be released in the autumn of 2010.

The group debuted in November 2009 with the album The Perfect Swell, with Frederik Thaae (A Kid Hererafter) mixing and producing the album.
The album received good reviews in particular in Soundvenue and Gaffa.
"outstanding debut" - Gaffa
"a favorite for the title of the debut of the year” - Soundvenue

Kandy Kolored Tangerine´s live shows are a meeting between euphoric, energetic noisebursts, and deep, evocative compositions.
The music is always presented with a dedicated energy and willingness to move and seduce the audience into their world. Most are shows backed up by Torben Olander on live visuals.
The group's name is inspired by the American writer Tom Wolfe first collection of short stories The Kandy Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby, one of the first examples of the groundbreaking New Journalism style. Kandy Kolored Tangerine has the same stylebreaking approach has to music, both on recordings and when the band performs live
Kandy Kolored Tangerine is
The Perfect Swell was released November 10, 2009 on the band's independent
Kandy Music Label. The band has been touring denmark, sweden and germany between 2008 and 2009.



The Perfect Swell: Album, 2009.
Single: Baby Love:
Playlisted on Danish National Radio P3 during winter 09/ spring 10
Selected and featured on 42.500 flights on Delta Airlines in September & October, 2010.

Single: Ready to Go:
Playlisted on Danish National Radio P3 during summer 2010

Currently recording 2. album, which will feature the 2 singles mentioned above.

Set List

Shows usually last 45 to 60 min. Seven to Ten songs. Flow, Today, Blue Sky, Dusty Road Signs, Babylove, Angelene, When You Came Around, Time, Here Or Not