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  1. Sparrows Contest

    Music
    **not sure if right forum...feel free to move if necessary** Exclaim is running a contest...some here may know of him and them ;) https://exclaim.ca/contests/article/sparrows_win_a_failed_gods_prize_pack_plus_tickets_to_the_release_show
  2. New music video "worship song"

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    Exclusive Premiere of SPARROWS New Video for “Worship Song” - OUTBURN ONLINE Thanks to Outburn Magazine for the debut, Dylan Gould for his videography skills, and Chris for his beastly beastly vocals. This is probably my favourite song on the album. We leave for the album release tour next...
  3. Sparrows + Sneaky Dee's presents:

    The Open Mic (Non Music Related)
    Featuring regular and vegan options, two sizes available. Great for your long weekend eats!
  4. New Music Video - "Fifth Helena Drive" via Exclaim!

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    Watch Toronto Post-Hardcore Unit Sparrows' New Video for "Fifth Helena Drive" Please enjoy the video for "Fifth Helena Drive" from the upcoming Sparrows album "Failed Gods". Tour announcement for the album is here...
  5. Sparrows "Failed Gods" Album Release Tour

    Music
    JUL 25TH BARRIE, ON - THE FOXX JUL 26TH WATERLOO, ON - HARMONY LUNCH JUL 27TH TILSONBURG, ON - FORGEFEST AUG 7TH DETROIT, MI - GRIZZLY’S AUG 8TH LONDON, ON - RUM RUNNERS AUG 9TH TORONTO, ON - HARD LUCK AUG 10TH OTTAWA, ON - PRESSED AUG 11TH MONTREAL, QC - TURBOHAUS AUG 12TH BOSTON, MA - O’BRIENS...
  6. Sparrows - new album (preorder), new song, new video!

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    SPARROWS Goes Quiet And Then Explodes On New Song "A Little Crowded Death" I'm very excited and proud to announce the new Sparrows album "Failed Gods" is coming out August 9th on Sound Anxiety Records. This record took a lot of hard work and wouldn't be possible without our friends, families...
  7. Sparrows gets in on the podcast thing

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    The Moth Band prophecies: available on all streaming platforms (except maybe tidal? But who's using tidal?) https://apple.co/2CZ5UMt Our first proper episode features Chris Cresswell of The Flatliners. He also works with Cut Loose merch supply, Last Wishes clothing, and does some solo stuff as...
  8. NGD: whole lotta fender

    Electric Guitar
    Two 2018 fender player series HSS strats for the next album cycle. Gonna JB them both and get out there. May try and turn those into 2-knob pickguards... black PG may be overkill with the maple board but that's future musings. If you're surprised by this, we are a Fender band again ;) (the S2...
  9. Can/US Summer Tour 2018

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    Better late than never right? We don't play home soil often ;)
  10. Sparrows CAN/US July Tour

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    Possibly the only time we're playing Toronto this year. Once I have facebook events I will post the links in here. Hopefully I'll see some of you at the shows!
  11. Orange Amps Instagram Takeover

    Amps and Cabs
    Good afternoon GC! If you use Instagram and follow Orange Amps, you may see a familiar face on their stories and pictures tomorrow ( Sparrows is running the Orange IG account for the day (15th). If you want to see us goofing off in the studio, swing by @Orangeamplifiers and check us out.
  12. West Coast Tour 2018!

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    We are super excited to be heading back out West this spring! Tigerwine are great dudes with some awesome music, be sure to check them out at Tigerwine - Audiotree Live, by Tigerwine I hope to meet some of our wonderful community on this run! (Recording is awesome by the way).
  13. Recording in March, looking for gear

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    *NO LIVE USE* Are any of our GTA members interested in lending us cool/unique equipment to use on LP3? We would greatly appreciate it! "Musician friends. In roughly 7 weeks, we (Sparrows) are leaving to record. I’m looking to see if any friends are willing to lend out some gear for 2-3 weeks...
  14. Last tour of 2017, you should come say hello!

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    Having a nice little venture with some friends of ours in Gatherers and Actor Observer. Don't let silly things like age difference stop you from coming out - these shows are going to be great! (and we need Toronto and Ottawa to have strong showing ;)). If you haven't seen us yet, this is your...
  15. Sparrows music video for "The written rules of choking"

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    (I don't name our songs ;)) Video Premiere: Sparrows - "The Written Rules Of Choking"
  16. Way down, back up.

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    Last two gigs are in Ontario, so I'm posting it :P
  17. NGD: halfway there

    Effects Pedals, Strings and more
    Picked up this BigSky tonight from a very nice seller in Toronto. We used this a lot on Let The Silence, and I'm very excited to dig in. I'll let you guys guess what the other half is ;) I gotta find my velcro and get this on the board - too bad that has to wait until after work tomorrow.
  18. Ontario/Quebec 2017 Tour

    Music
    For all of you in Ontario who would like to see Sparrows play, chances are one of these shows is coming to a city near you! I hope to see some familiar faces and meet some new ones. We're very excited to be doing this with label mates Heavy Hearts and Life In Vaccuum! If you are the social...
  19. Just played my last show of 2016

    Music
    And it was a doozie! (one of a few pics taken during our set) I have been a fan of Protest the Hero and A Wilhelm Scream for over 10 years. I have been listing to The Flatliners for nearly 10 years as well. I am fortunate that I have seen AWS and Flats many times since moving to London in...
  20. For Alex - Gear Used for the Sparrows "Let The Silence Stay Where It Was" tracking

    Music
    Ok, I'm not going to get all of this right but here we go: Guitars: Fender telecasters (a bunch): American Standard (pickup swap?) Rosewood model (rosie) Blacktop with JB (I think) Epiphone Baritone ES-335 (not sure if this made final cuts, envisioning guitar rack in my head) PRS: Custom 22...
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