Sparks - In Outer Space (1983). Songs in album Sparks - In Outer Space (1983).
Album Name In Outer Space. Released date June 1983. Labels Repertoire Records Oglio Records Underdog Records. Duet with Jane Wiedlin ex The Go Go's). 9. A Fun Bunch of Guys from Outer Space.
Sparks' 12th album got off to the best possible start when the first single, "Cool Places," a breakneckedly breezy duet with the Go-Go's' Jane Wiedlin, spun off to become the Mael brothers' first ever Top 50 hit in their American homeland. It would also be their last, but an entire generation of new fans arose regardless to pursue the siblings through both their future convolutions and their past ones too. In Outer Space's almost ruthless distillation of all that had gone before was, then, an ideal place for them to start. Like the duo's Giorgio Moroder.
In Outer Space was a real bright spot for Sparks. By this time, the band had been making records for some 13 years, and yet had enjoyed only mild success in the . for the lovelorn, self-conscious young person today as effectively as it did decades ago. In Outer Space clearly conveyed Sparks’ intent to make original and unpredictable music for some time to come. In Outer Space Sparks.
Artist: Sparks Title Of Album: In Outer Space (Remastered Bonus Track Version) Year Of Release: 2013 Label: Repertoire Records Genre: New Wave, Pop Rock Quality: Mp3 Bitrate: V0 VBR Total T. After 1982's Angst in My Pants, they recorded 1983's Sparks in Outer Space; the wonderful "Cool Places," a duet with the Go-Go's Jane Wiedlin, nearly reached the . Top 40, and was the band's biggest hit. The disastrous 1984 LP Pulling Rabbits Out of a Hat derailed any chart momentum the band had gathered at home, however, and after 1986's self-explanatory Music That You Can Dance To, Sparks - again reduced to the core duo of Ron and Russell - recorded 1988's Interior Design, which was followed by a long hiatus.
|A3||Prayin' For A Party|
|A4||All You Ever Think About Is Sex|
|A5||Please, Baby, Please|
|B2||I Wish I Looked A Little Better|
|B3||Lucky Me, Lucky You|
|B4||A Fun Bunch Of Guys From Outer Space|
- Manufactured By – WEA Music Of Canada, Ltd.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
- Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
- Distributed By – WEA Music Of Canada, Ltd.
- Producer – Ron Mael, Russell Mael
|80055-1||Sparks||In Outer Space (LP, Album)||Atlantic||80055-1||US||1983|
|67981||Sparks||In Outer Space (LP, Album)||Underdog , Oasis||67981||France||1983|
|P-11360||Sparks||In Outer Space (LP, Album)||Atlantic||P-11360||Japan||1983|
|TECI-26551||Sparks||In Outer Space (CD, RE, RM, SHM)||Imperial Records||TECI-26551||Japan||2009|
|6.25520||Sparks||In Outer Space (LP, Album)||Oasis||6.25520||Germany||1983|