It is 1973. Bronzed Californian showbiz twins troll over to the UK, replace their existing Sparks band members with Brits and make an album. They get some hits and replace most of the new British band with more accommodating mole-lovers. When it all stops, they go back down the trans-Atlantic burrow. 45-odd years later, it all comes around again.

So there we are. Still want more essential mole-facts?

Is that a double-barrelled shotgun in your pocket or are you just pleased to see me?
  • Sparks’ (deceased) guitarist Adrian Fisher gave an interview in 2000
  • As does (also deceased – is there a spooky pattern here?) drummer Norman ‘Dinky Diamond
  • Adrian Fisher was earlier in Toby, with former Free bassist Andy Fraser:
Toby: Adrian Fisher, Stan Speake, Andy Fraser

And finally:

  • Mojo – ‘Hello, Goodbye’
Hello, Goodbye
Hello, Goodbye – Mojo (Aug 2003)