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.

February 20, 2013Whistler, BCDusty's Bar and BBQ-
February 21, 2013Vancouver, BCThe Biltmore
February 22, 2013Calgary, ABBroken City
February 23, 2013Toronto, ONLee's Palace