And the reviews for, "Crying at the Low Bar", are still coming in. Thanks to CYNDY DRUE at 102.9 WMGK here in Philadelphia for the kind words!
Ajax Diner Book Club
We would be remiss if we didn't give a shout out to our pal Charles Hale at AJAX DINER BOOK CLUB (on KRFC in Ft. Collins, CO) for playing our song, "Gingham", on his November 10th show.
Thanks to everyone who came out to ORTLIEB'S LOUNGE!
We had a blast and look forward to the next one! Below is a little video from the show.
The Sparklers at Ortlieb's Lounge
After a taking some time off, THE SPARKLERS are back and up to their old tricks. Please join us and our friends CREEM CIRCUS at ORTLIEB'S LOUNGE for a night of whiskey-soaked and platform-powered Rock 'n' Roll! Click here for details!
All Access Magazine
An interview we did a couple of months ago with Geoff Melton of THE MUSIC KORNER has found it's way to the pages of ALL ACCESS MAGAZINE. Check it out!
The Music Korner Interview
Hey Folks! Click here to check out our interview with THE MUSIC CORNER!
A BIG THANK YOU to Adobe and Teardrops for making, "Crying at the Low Bar" their number one album of 2012! We really appreciate it and are looking forward to an awesome 2013!
The Sparklers on Freight Train Boogie
Big thanks to Bill Frater over at Freight Train Boogie for selecting our song "Gingham" for his latest episode. Check it out!
Best Songs of 2012!
Thanks to our friends at Dixie Punk DC for choosing "Gunfire and Confetti" as one of their Best Songs of 2012!
Back to work!
After taking the month of September off, we are back at it. Currently working on new material and perhaps a show or two. We'll keep you posted.
Again with the Dixie Punk DC
Another big shout out to DIXIE PUNK DC for adding our song, TO CATCH A PLANE to their Friday Playlist for September 21st. You can listen to it here!
The Sparklers at Alphabet Lounge
It was bound to happen one of these days. THE SPARKLERS are heading up the NJ Turnpike this Saturday (9/8) to rock the Big Apple and the ALPHABET LOUNGE with our brothas from another mutha, THE TRESSELS. If you're in the area, come and check us out! Show starts at 7pm with THE SPARKLERS taking the stage at 8pm (sharp!), so don't be late. MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND HERE.
The Sparklers on 88.1 KDHX
Big shout out to 88.1 KDHX out of Saint Louis MO! Just found out that they have been playing multiple songs off of CRYING AT THE LOW BAR. Thanks to our friend Jeremy Joyce for the 411!
Thanks to everyone who came out to The Media Theatre!
Just want to say thanks to those who made it out to our show at THE LEVEL ROOM! Great show at THE MEDIA THEATRE! What an awesome venue! Thanks to the ONE SONG ROCK FESTIVAL, THE TRESSELS, THE QUELLE SOURCE, and everyone who made it out! We had a blast!
Big shout out to DIXIE PUNK DC for adding our song GUNFIRE AND CONFETTI to their playlist this past Friday. You can listen to it here!
Adobe and Teardrops review of "Crying at the Low Bar"
Another review of the album has surfaced. Big thanks to Rachel at ADOBE AND TEARDROPS (a very cool blog outta NYC) for the kind words. They're also having a little contest where you can win a copy of the album, so head on over and check it out!
WXPN's The Key
Nice little write-up about tonight's Record Release Show! Thanks to John Vettese and the folks over at WXPN's THE KEY! Click here to check it out!
"Crying at the Low Bar" CD Release Party!
The BIG RECORD RELEASE SHOW is this FRIDAY (JUNE 29th) at CONNIE'S RIC RAC! Come on out, let loose, and enjoy the ROCK!
The Sparklers on Ninebullets Radio
Our song, "Gingham" was played on this week's episode of NINEBULLETS RADIO (a weekly show on 88.5 WMNF in Tampa, FL). Check out this awesome show, and if you like what you hear, give 'em some love!
Hey Folks! BIG RECORD RELEASE SHOW in 10 days! In the meantime, our song, "Gunfire and Confetti" is featured on this week's episode of the BROKEN WHISKEY GLASS podcast. It's a really solid show. Go ahead and give it a listen.
The Official "Crying at the Low Bar" CD Release Party!
Come out to Connie's Ric Rac on FRIDAY, JUNE 29th and join THE SPARKLERS and CREEM CIRCUS (with special guests THE NAKED HEROES) celebrate the release of "Crying at the Low Bar". This is going to be one awesome night of crazy rock 'n' roll, so mark your calendars!
The Sparklers on Your Local Note!
McCracken and Smitty had a blast recording this great local podcast! The show is basically a long interview with the boys and some tunes played in between. Check it out, and go easy on us. We're new to this sort of thing. YOUR LOCAL NOTE
The Sparklers on Americana Rock Mix!
Big thanks to Von who hosts the AMERICANA ROCK MIX podcast! Two tracks from our new album ("Falling Apart Makes" and "Gingham") were played on this week's episode! It's an awesome podcast, so go and check it out! www.americanarockmix.com
Thanks to everyone who came out to The Level Room!
Just want to say thanks to those who made it out to our show at THE LEVEL ROOM! Had a great time rockin' it with THE NAKED HEROES and KID FELIX! We'll be returning to The Level Room on THURSDAY, MAY 24th with THE TRESSELS, so mark your calendars!
Now on Twitter!
Well, we finally broke down and joined Twitter. Please feel free to climb on board and follow us: @TheSparklersPA
Another Show Added
On THURSDAY, MAY 24th, THE SPARKLERS return to THE LEVEL ROOM (2102 Market Street). We'll be sharing the bill with THE TRESSELS, an excellent band out of Drexel Hill that you should definitely check out. Show starts at 8PM and is FREE. 21+
Thanks to everyone who came out to The Station last night!
On FRIDAY, APRIL 20th, THE SPARKLERS travel up Broad Street to bring the rock to THE LEVEL ROOM (2102 Market Street).
Sharing the bill will be KID FELIX and Brooklyn's THE NAKED HEROES. Show starts at 9PM. 21+
Video for "Never Underestimate the Moon"
Well, we went and made a video. Extra special thanks to our friend Michael Bixler for all of the work he put into it. We think he did a excellent job! Anyway, enough of my yakkin'. Check out the video!
THE SPARKLERS are pleased to announce the release of their new album, "CRYING AT THE LOW BAR", a song cycle about loss, losing, losering, the City of Philadelphia, and the weight of the human heart. Available through iTunes, CD Baby, and other digital media outlets.
You can purchase it here by clicking the music tab.
Support independent music and grab a copy. We would also encourage you to leave us any feedback (star rating, comments, reviews, etc.). It would be greatly appreciated.
It's been a long time coming and we really hope you enjoy it!
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