Sparks have announced the first run of European dates in The Hippopotamus Tour and revealed the video for the Hippopotamus single The title track is now available to buy and stream HERE, and the video for it is below. Head over to the Calendar for more information about The Hippopotamus Tour. Fan club pre-sale Wednesday 29th March, general… Read More
Ron and Russell appeared on BBC Radio 6 Music today. In an interview with Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie, they announced that the new Sparks album ‘HIPPOPOTAMUS’ will be out on 8th September. The first single – the title track – was revealed and will be released TONIGHT at midnight (GMT), AND tour dates will… Read More
Ahead of their performance at BBC Radio 6 Music Festival, Ron and Russell have announced who will be playing with them in Glasgow next week. Vocals: Russell Mael Keyboards: Ron Mael Bass: Zach Dawes (Mini Mansions) Drums: Stevie Nistor (Sparks, Daniel Lanois, Sparklehorse) Keyboards: Tyler Parkford (Mini Mansions) Guitar: Michael Shuman (Mini Mansions,… Read More
Sparks will be performing at BBC Radio 6 Music Festival 2017 in Glasgow, Friday March 24th at O2 Academy Glasgow! In this exclusive performance Sparks will premiere songs from their upcoming album, ‘Hippopotamus,’ as well as play hits from throughout their career. Don’t miss out! Tickets go on sale this Friday Feb. 24… Read More
Sparks are proud to announce they have signed a worldwide record deal with BMG! Here are Ron and Russell pictured with Alexi Cory-Smith and Alistair Norbury from BMG UK. Exciting times!
Here we go! The first of many exciting tour (and album) announcements to come: Sparks are playing at Flow Festival Helsinki in August! Finland, we hope to see you there! www.flowfestival.com/en/artists/sparks/
Hippopotamus has been popping up a lot today…
‘Christmas Without A Prayer,’ a brand new Sparks single coming December 2015!
‘Angst In My Pants’ features in a new advert for men’s underwear.