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Candyscar

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A New Zealand industrial band formed in Wellington, New Zealand by Jaimie Rain and Loki Gash, 2 orphans with no parental guidance. The two troubled androgynous ones had a difficult time getting started due to stints sleeping rough,hospital,rehab and jail visits and a lack of money. living in a house without electricity being also a factor.
Eventually they pulled some strings, and began writing songs properly in late 2005. In 2007 they began rehearsing and were performing live with the two core members (Rain and Gash) and had a revolving door of live musicians from some of Wellingtons most well known underground musicians from such bands as Saliva Twist,Sullen Moon and Keller Kinder. by november 2007 the live lineup had become settled with Jaimie Rain on Vocals,Loki Gash on Keys/Synths,Alec Zygote on guitar and Simon Worm on bass.
December 27th 2008 was the last time the group played live, at Bar Bodega Wellington,New Zealand. the band has been put on an indefinate hiatus for the time being,due to several personal problems and the fact Jaimie Rain has relocated to England.both Loki Gash and Jaimie Rain have stated that this is not the end of Candyscar.
in March 2009 Rain,Gash and Worm began working on a music video for the unreleased song “Wicked Lies” which was unfortunatly not finished due to a lack of resources.
Currently Jaimie Rain is playing in London Necro-Pop band Skat Injector

Band Members Jaimie Rain | Loki Gash | Simon Worm | Alec Zygote (live guitar)|

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