by Sub Pop

The Constantines are set to hit the studio this August to record the follow up to 2005's Tournament of Hearts. The band's been busy with touring and solo side projects since that album's release. Keyboard player Will Kidman recently released his latest record as Woolly Leaves, titled Quiet Waters, while guitarist Steve Lambke issued his debut as Baby Eagle.

The Canadian Sub Pop act has a few shows this summer. They'll apppear in Calgary on June 29th at the Grand Theatre, followed by a pair of festival dates. This includes the July 22nd S.C.E.N.E. Festival in St. Catherines, ON and the August Sappy Records Music Festival in Sackville, NB.