"Wade in the Water" Video a YouTube Hit (Feb. 22nd, 2017)
Only a few days after its low-key release on February 13th, the live video for the bonus track "Wade in the Water" is at 22,000+ views on YouTube. Thanks fans and friends for watching, and for being a part of the video.
CD Release Concert Announced in Madrid (Feb. 17th, 2017)
Tori Sparks + Calamento + El Rubio will perform live on LateMotiv with Andreu Buenafuente on the 28th of March, followed by their official Madrid album release concert at Sala Clamores on March 30th. Tickets on sale now.
Invites Guests at Luz de Gas (Feb. 15th, 2017)
Tori and the band are excited to announce two more invited artists who will participate in the La Huerta CD release show at Luz de Gas: Julio de los Chavis and Ramon Gimenez of Ojos de Brujo. Advance tickets are on sale now.
More Press for La Huerta (Feb. 12th, 2017)
Thanks to local, national and international press for their support of the new album, coming February 23rd. Ruta66, SoloRock, TimeOutBarcelona, Radio3, Radio4, Metropolitan, MondoSonoro, TV33, and others with many more interviews and reviews to come in the coming months. Please stay tuned.
New Album La Huerta Exclusive TODAY (Feb. 6th, 2017)
Today, listen for the first time to the new album by Tori Sparks, Calamento, and El Rubio in an exclusive first look by magazine Rockdelux.
First Press for the New Album (Feb. 2nd, 2017)
Tori and the band are off the road from a fantastic German tor (danke Deutschland!), and the press has started making noise about Tori Sparks' upcoming new album La Huerta, thanks to Ruta66 for their support as always.
Preorder the New Album by Tori Sparks (Jan. 28th, 2017)
Starting February 1st, you can preorder the new album La Huerta by Tori Sparks and Calamento featuring El Rubio on iTunes.
Tickets for La Huerta Album Release Show (Jan. 20th, 2017)
Tickets are on sale now for Tori Sparks + Calamento + El Rubio's album release show at Luz de Gas in Barcelona. February 23rd at 9pm -- reserve your spot early, we are expecting the show to sell out.
Germany Tour Starts January 20th (January 15, 2017)
Tori and the band will be on the road in Germany from January 20th through 29th, advance tickets available on the websites of each venue. Tour dates are here.
Happy to be back in Germany, and better yet, with the first advance copies of the new album in tow! (To be released February 23, 2017).
The first few shows of the tour will be Tori Sparks in duo with percusionista extraordinaire Javi Garcia. The rest of the band joins them halfway through the trip. January 26th will be a live video taping as well as a concert.
See you on the road!
Local and National Press Pouring in On the Eve of Bowie Tribute Concert (Jan. 9th, 2016)
Thank you to all the local and national press -- Radio4, Radio3, Catalunya Radio, iCat Radio, La Vanguardia, Mondosonoro, Ruta 66, El Punt Diari, TV2, and many others-- who have been so supportive of tomorrow's benefit concert and tribute to David Bowie, featuring Tori Sparks, Glaucs, Elefantes, Ramon Aragall, Seward, and many more.
Album RELEASE CONCERT ANNOUNCED (Dec. 28th, 2016)
Tori Sparks + Calamento featuring El Rubio will present the music from their new album La Huerta at Luz de Gas on February 23rd at 9pm. Advance tickets on sale soon via the Luz de Gas.
David Bowie Tribute Concert Lineup Announced (Dec. 19th, 2016)
Tori Sparks is one of the highlights of an all-star lineup for "The Stars Look Very Different Today," the second annual David Bowie Tribute and Benefit Concert at Sala Razzmatazz in Barcelona. Advance tickets on sale online, at local FNAC stores, and at the club box office.
New Album FINISHED + Aitch (Dec. 12th, 2016)
Tori Sparks + Calamento finish up the mixing of the new album this week, and are in the mastering studio as of December 19th. We are excited to announce that the new album's cover art will be based on a design by Romanian painters and illustrator Aitch.
Music Video Shoot (Dec. 6th, 2016)
Tori and the band will be shooting a music video for their upcoming new album on December 13th. Interested in being an extra? Men and women, ages 18-60, semi-formal attire. Drop us an email.
Elvis and Friends Tribute Concert Featuring Lone Star, Tori Sparks, More (Nov. 27th, 2016)
Tori Sparks will be a special guest at the second annual Elvis tribute concert at Luz de Gas on January 7th. Other invited artists include Pere Gene of Lone Star, Joan Vinyals, Rafa Pons, Dani Nello and more. Tickets on sale now.
Last Tori Sparks + Calamento Concert of 2016 (Nov. 22nd, 2016)
Don't miss Tori and the guys' last show of the year at Harlem Jazz Club this Friday, November 25th. The next concert will be the new album release show in February. Stay tuned!
NEW ALBUM RELEASE DATE ANNOUNCED (Nov. 14th, 2016)
After months in the recording studio, Tori Sparks, Calamento, and maestro of the electric guitar El Rubio are almost at the finish line. Their new album will officially be released on February 23rd, 2017. Pre-orders will be available on iTunes as of February 1st, 2017.
"Wade in the Water" Live Studo Session and Democrats Abroad (Nov. 2nd, 2016)
On November 7th, Tori and the band will record a live video in the recording studio with audience participation. Attendance is limited to 25 people, by invitation or RSVP only. And Barcelona expats, don't miss the Democrats Abroad Election Watch Party at Luz de Gas on November 8th, Tori and the band will play from 10pm till 1am as the first exit poll results come in.
"A la Carta" Radio3 Interview and Recording Studio (Oct. 26th, 2016)
Watch Tori Sparks' interview with Radio3 after the Monkey Week showcase in Sevilla here. Thanks for the continued support of El Mar from the local and national press.