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Minnie Mouse
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Big Bands
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This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us
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Ugly Guys With Beautiful Girls
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The Rhythm Thief

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Biography

Sparks is the vehicle for the skewed pop smarts and wise-guy wordplay of brothers Ron and Russell Mael, Los Angeles natives who spent their childhood modeling young men's apparel for mail-order catalogs. While attending UCLA in 1970, the Maels formed their first group, Halfnelson, which featured songwriter Ron on keyboards and Russell as lead vocalist; the band was rounded out by another pair of brothers, guitarist Earle and bassist Jim Mankey, and drummer Harley Feinstein. Hal... Read more

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