Glass Candy is an American electronic music duo from Portland, Oregon, formed in 1996 by vocalist Ida No and producer and t Johnny Jewel. The band is part of the Italians Do It Better label. While the band's early work blends elements of no wave, art punk, and glam rock, their later work incorporates synth-pop and Italo disco. The band has evolved consistently through the years since their original collaboration, and experimenting with various musical styles
Glass Candy (6 Albums, 42 Tracks). TAGGED AS: glass candy. They still find ways to incorporate some elements of their earlier days as Glass Candy & the Shattered Theater, a crunchy, noisy, glam-rock disco outfit. These days, however, the distorted no wave guitar is replaced by layered synth leads and a booming bass. Head over to Troubleman Unlimited, where you can find the latest from Johnny Jewel's and Mike Simonetti's Italians Do It Better label (including a limited vinyl issue of their celebrated After Dark comp and some releases by Johnny's Chromatics project). -via Tommy E. at WFMU's Beware of the Blog).