Sparks announce brand new album and 2020 UK tour

Sparks announce brand new album and 2020 UK tour

Los Angeles art-rock duo Sparks have announced a string of UK dates to promote their forthcoming new album – including a return visit to Scotland. The band’s new album, A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip, will be released on May 15 via BMG. The announcement was made in typical Sparks style, via a surreal video featuring “A Sparks spokesperson”. “The boys have really taken it up a notch on these 14 tracks, some sounding even Grammy…

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Sparks announce new album, European tour, and Edinburgh gig

Sparks announce new album, European tour, and Edinburgh gig

Los Angeles art-rock duo Sparks will return with their first solo album in eight years in September – and they will visit Edinburgh’s Queen’s Hall just a couple of weeks after its release. Musical mavericks Sparks – Californian brothers Ron and Russell Mael – will release Hippopotamus on September, 8 on BMG, accompanied by the first European dates of The Hippopotamus Tour. Recorded in Los Angeles, Hippopotamus sees them take the pop form, shake it…

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