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The Sparkles

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The Sparkles

The Sparkles has been played on NTS in shows including We Are… w/ Paul Camo, featured first on 3 September 2014. Songs played include Trying To Get Over and Trying To Get Over (Part 2).

This was a very popular combo in West Texas between 1957 and 1972. Forming in Levelland, Texas in 1957, line-up 'A' did some recording at Norman Petty's studios in 1958 but nothing made it onto vinyl. They broke up for a while but later reformed with line-up 'B' and an unknown bassist. They underwent several further personnel changes.

When Charlie Hatchet relocated to Lubbock to start a new outfit The Raiders,…

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Trying To Get Over
The Sparkles
Small Axe Records1981
Trying To Get Over
The SparklesSmall Axe Records1981
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Trying To Get Over (Part 2)
The Sparkles
Small Axe Records1981
Trying To Get Over (Part 2)
The SparklesSmall Axe Records1981
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