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Sparks to perform ‘Kimono My House’ with Heritage Orchestra

Sparks perform with the 38 piece Heritage Orchestra at the Barbican on Friday 19 December. They perform their classic 1974 album ‘Kimono My House’ in brand new orchestral arrangements by Nathan Kelly, plus favourites from across their varied career.

Happy Holidays From Sparks!!

We dance for joy at the great year this has been, and look forward to exciting things to come in 2014. Love and thanks to everyone around the world, Ron & Russell

SPARKS: NEW MUSIC FOR AMNESIACS, THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION

2CDS, 40 SONGS, 4 DECADES!   Following the release of their boxset ‘SPARKS: NEW MUSIC FOR AMNESIACS, THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION’, Sparks now release a condensed 2 CD selection spanning their 40+ year career entitled ‘SPARKS: NEW MUSIC FOR AMNESIACS, THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION’.   RELEASED DECEMBER 2ND 2013 ON LIL BEETHOVEN RECORDS.

SPARKS ADD SWITZERLAND AND SWEDEN

The Revenge Of Two Hands One Mouth Tour Friday 22nd November – BERN Dampfzentrale ON SALE NOWThursday 12th December – STOCKHOLM Sodra Teatern ON GENERAL SALE 30TH SEPT THE REVENGE OF TWO HANDS ONE MOUTH TOUR DATES Completely new show with 15 SONGS not previously played!! If you saw the Two Hands One Mouth tour,… Read More

SPARKS: NEW MUSIC FOR AMNESIACS, THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION

Curated by Ron and Russell Mael, ‘SPARKS: NEW MUSIC FOR AMNESIACS, THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION’ is the definitive guide to this extraordinary band’s career — as chosen by the two people who know the band best. The 4 CDs that are presented within a hardbound coffee table book include 81 songs that are the most significant… Read More

SPARKS ANNOUNCE EUROPEAN TOUR DATES

EUROPEAN TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT The Revenge of Two Hands One Mouth Following the announcement of the US & Canada tour dates, Ron and Russell present THE REVENGE OF TWO HANDS ONE MOUTH TOUR in EUROPE! The new shows will see the guys continue in their finest two-handsiness and one-mouthiness yet up the ante with many songs… Read More

SPARKS ANNOUNCE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES

ANNOUNCEMENT!!!! As a thank you for the overwhelming response to and support of Sparks’ Two Hands One Mouth tour and album, Ron and Russell present THE REVENGE OF TWO HANDS ONE MOUTH TOUR. The new shows will see the guys continue in their finest two-handsiness and one-mouthiness yet up the ante with many songs and… Read More

Sparks in France

In 2008, Ron Mael and Russell Mael of the legendary band SPARKS were commissioned by Swedish Radio to write a musical play about Ingmar Bergman. In 2011, The Los Angeles Film Festival invited Sparks to be the only live entry at that year’s festival, having them perform The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman at Ford Amphitheater… Read More

Sparks reviews and interviews

Here are some of the reviews of the amazing American tour so far: Spinning Platters – Two Hands One Mouth at The Chapel Willamette Week – Live Review: Sparks at Aladdin Theatre The Quietus – Live Report: Sparks LA Record – Sparks at The Masonic Lodge Diffuser FM – Sparks Play NYC for First Time… Read More

SPARKS USA TOUR DATES – AT LAST!

AT LAST! HERE ARE ALL THE SPARKS USA TOUR DATES All good things come to those who wait! We can FINALLY confirm the USA April tour dates. April 9 – San Francisco, The Chapel – ON SALE Tickets from: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/eventV2/239509  April 10 – San Francisco, The Chapel – sold out April 12 – Coachella April… Read More