Sparta After regrouping last year for a short tour, Sparta - which was formed by Jim Ward, Paul Hinojos, and Tony Hajjar of At the Drive-In - have announced some more tour dates in 2013 and also appear to be recording their first album since 2006's Threes.

The new batch of dates are all in Canada.
Date City Venue
February 20, 2013 Whistler, BC Dusty's Bar and BBQ-
February 21, 2013 Vancouver, BC The Biltmore
February 22, 2013 Calgary, AB Broken City
February 23, 2013 Toronto, ON Lee's Palace