Sparks and the Hippopotamus They Rode In On

The Mael Brothers (you know them as Sparks) are set to release their 23rd album entitled Hippopotamus on September 8th. That’s quite some time in the future, but for now you can get their single of the title song via however one gets those things these days and you can also catch the video on-line.… Continue reading Sparks and the Hippopotamus They Rode In On


While news of a collaboration between Franz Ferdinand and Sparks was unexpected, it’s hardly illogical. The Brothers Mael have always been up for new angles to keep their Sparks fresh, and they’re also no strangers to the PR hook (for instance, I’m sure their film version of The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman will be out… Continue reading FFS – FFS