SPARKS – Ron and Russell Mael on big name collaborations, their near half-century career, and new album ‘Hippopotamus’

Aug 24, 2017, 02:40 PM

Today we’re joined by Ron and Russell Mael from the band Sparks. They’ve influenced so many amazing bands that we love, so we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to bring them onto the podcast. They’re getting ready to release a new album called ‘Hippopotamus’…we’ll talk about putting the album together, collaborations with newer bands, and their experience playing Coachella! Plus: early shows in Los Angeles, moving to England, and their storied 40+ year career. Make sure to subscribe to the ‘Two Hours with Matt Pinfield Podcast’ now so you don’t miss any upcoming conversations, new episodes every Monday and Thursday morning.

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