Civil Defense League

Civil Defense League

Official Website: http://www.myspace.com/civildefenseleague

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Label formed by Jim Ward of Sparta and At the Drive-In fame.

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One Small Step For Landmines offer free digital EP
Tallahassee, FL's One Small Step For Landmines have posted a new acoustic EP titled If You Could Get Over Me as a free download. The download includes six new songs as well as an eight page booklet. The group recently "posted" the song "25 Years" to their MySpace page. The band is currently in the process of writing their next full-length for release sometime in 2009, having last released…
2008-12-08 10:00:01

Sleepercar (Sparta)
Sleepercar, the project from Jim Ward of Sparta and At the Drive-In have announced the bulk of their summer touring plans. Along with the ongoing Canadian tour announced last month, the band will be performing the US solo as well as suppoting the Old 97's in late July. The band released their debut, West Texas, this…
2008-06-07 11:00:03

Sleepercar: "A Broken Promise"
Sleepercar, the project from Jim Ward of Sparta and At the Drive-In have released the first video from their new album. The record is titled West…
2008-05-19 15:30:09

Sleepercar: 'West Texas'
Sleepercar, the project from Jim Ward of Sparta and At the Drive–In have launched a full album stream of their debut. The record is titled West Texas and is due out April 22, 2008. You can check out the record on their…
2008-04-19 12:30:02

Sleepercar (At the Drive-In, Sparta) plan April release
Sleepercar, the project from Jim Ward of Sparta and At the Drive–In have set a release date as well as posting three new songs from their upcoming debut. Jim mentioned the band to us in a recent Sparta interview, but he adds: The first notes of "Fences Down" were written on a stage in Japan in January, during a moment of solitude at a soundcheck on what would be the final At The Drive In tour. I had been…
2008-02-20 15:00:03

Jim Ward (Sparta / At the Drive-In) plans solo release
Jim Ward, frontman of Sparta and former At the Drive–In member, has announced plans to release his first solo effort via his own Civil Defense Leage Records and Doghouse. The record is an EP titled Quiet and is due out November 06, 2007. Jim enlisted the aid of some friends in the album including Ray Wallace of Secret Life of Sparrows, Chris Heinrich of Sleepercar and Maura Davis of Denali and Ambulette. You can preview two songs…
2007-09-18 17:00:03

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