Founded in 2008, Sparrow had a rocky start when several of its core members left the band due to personal issues. Nevertheless, it took the indie scene by storm in 2012 with the release of Rainbow Mountain, its first album.
Band members Lü Nan, Guo Feng, Liu Jia and Huang Jiyang an escape from a world of disappointed parents, finger-wagging teachers and endless tests in the intricately woven music of post rock.
Original Article: https://beijingtoday.com.cn/2015/04/sparrow-beyond-the-rainbow-mountain/
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It's hard to describe the music of Liu Peizheng and his band as anything other than “Odd.” The four-man rock group is known for songs that constantly elude a clear genre definition. The members come from very different age groups and walks of life and are united by their love of music and distaste for the mainstream.
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