Sparks – Rosebud (12″)


One from the original “weird” duo’s whose style went from original Glam rock to synth. They always just did their own quirky thing. This from 1987 is pure, epic synth pop. Self produced on the independent label, “Consolidated Allied Records” (for the UK) with help from Moroder engineer, Steve Bates. This was probably a shout back to The Pet Shop Boys that Sparks were still kings of the bombast and was off the album “Music That You Can Dance To.” A typical “Extended Dance Mix” and a simple synth and voice on the “Cinematic Mix” plus the Radio mix of this hidden gem of a track.

Consolidated Allied Records ‎– TOONT 4rosecov

A Rosebud (Extended Dance Mix) 7:02
B1 Theme For Rosebud (Cinematic Mix) 1:38
B2 Rosebud (FM Mix) 4:03

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