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Sparks Still Ignite with 'A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip'

After nearly 50 years and two dozen albums, Sparks continue their reign of resonantly quirky art pop-rock delights on A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip.

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FFS: FFS

Virtually every song on FFS unfolds with boundless energy and hooks aplenty. It could almost be called “zany”, but these songs are a little too poignant for that.

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FFS - "Piss Off" (video)

Franz Ferdinand and Sparks have merged forces for the FFS album releasing today (our review comes tomorrow).

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Sparks: New Music for Amnesiacs, the Ultimate Collection

If you’re new to the group, and have no inclination to wade much further than the hits and better album cuts, this collection might be tailor made just for you.

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2013 Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit (Preview and Schedule)

The 2013 Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit will take place from October 25 - 27 in Asheville, North Carolina.

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Sparks: 25 April 2013 - New York

Sparks' latest tour, titled Two Hands, One Mouth, is a collection of songs from the band's discography reduced to nothing but keyboard and vocals. It speaks volumes that neither the focus of the tour itself, nor the accompanying live album, come across as gimmicky

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Treefight for Sunlight: A Collection of Vibrations for Your Skull

Danish dudes dazzle on the expressway to your skull.

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Sparks: The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman

Who else but Sparks could create a half-English, half-Swedish musical about Ingmar Bergman's fictional, fantastical journey to Hollywood... and still make it good?

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Sparks: Hello Young Lovers

What's the difference between carnivalesque and arrested development?


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