On the day their new album ‘A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip’ was released physically (July 3rd)– on CD, vinyl and cassette – Sparks reveal the video for ‘The Existential Threat’. Created by the animator Cyriak, known for his subversive and surreal work, the video will premiere at 6pm BST on YouTube. Watch HERE.

"The incredibly manic and overwhelming nature of the existential threats that are facing all of...

FFS – the unique collaboration between Franz Ferdinand and Sparks - have announced details of the release of their self-titled album on Monday June 8th 2015 on Domino. Produced by Grammy-award winner John Congleton (St Vincent, David Byrne, Anna Calvi) and recorded at London’s RAK Studios, the tracklisting of the 12-track album is as follows:

  1. Johnny Delusional
  2. Call Girl
  3. Dictator’s Son
  4. Little Guy From The Suburbs
  5. Police Encounters
  6. Save Me
  7. ...

In any sane universe, academic studies would be devoted to Ron and Russell Mael, as they are to Dylan, Bowie or The Beatles. Municipal buildings and parks would be named after them. Statues would be erected in their honour. In the mind of the convert, Sparks are that significant.

Ground-breaking pop pioneers Sparks – Los Angeleno brothers Ron and Russell Mael – have announced today’s release of their new song....

Pioneering pop perennials Sparks – Ron and Russell Mael - lift the lid on their new album ‘A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip’ with the release of ‘Self-Effacing’ in which the evergreen masters of the musical vignette show no loss of appetite for their singular sonic adventures. Listen to Self-Effacing HERE Or watch the video HERE

In the announcement...

Sparks – brothers Ron and Russell Mael - have announced the May 15th 2020 release of their 24th studio album ‘A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip’ and a European run of tour dates in October 2020. In the announcement video the band also confirm the release (without providing any dates) of the Sparks-written musical feature film Annette, starring Adam Driver and Marion Cotillard and directed by Leos...