Jim Ward is going on tour in support of Quiet In The Valley, On The Shores The End Begins & The Electric Six, which is a compilation release containing the material from his last three solo EP's. Dates in the replies.

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Matthew Tsai on 08/21/11 - 06:54 PM
Jim Ward's (Sparta, Sleepcar) new EP, The End Begins, is available here.
Adam Pfleider on 04/06/11 - 01:59 PM
Remember the chatter about an At the Drive-In reunion? Oh ye optimistic, prepare for a crushing blow. Jim Ward does not want to talk about it.
Anton Djamoos on 06/13/09 - 05:38 AM
Read an interview Late Night Wallflower conducted with Jim Ward, lead singer of Sparta and Sleepercar, here.

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smoke4thecaper on 06/28/08 - 01:42 AM
Sparta's Threes is going to be pressed on vinyl. A pre-order for this can be found here. Check out the replies for the track listing with bonus tracks and other details.
Anton Djamoos on 04/30/08 - 08:44 PM
Update: That chat is now over. Thank you to Jim for spending a Tuesday evening with us. We wish him the best of luck in all his endeavors.

Here, in this thread, at approximately 7 p.m. EST, Jim Ward of Sleepercar (and Sparta and formerly At the Drive-In) will be chatting with AP.net users. Come in, say hi and chat it up about the band's new album, West Texas, which officially hits stores today.
Julia Conny on 04/22/08 - 03:53 PM
Tonight at 7 p.m. EST, Jim Ward of Sleepercar (also Sparta and formerly At the Drive-In) will be chatting here on AP.net.
Julia Conny on 04/22/08 - 09:48 AM
The high-resolution artwork for Sleepercar's upcoming West Texas can be found in the AP.net gallery. There is also a new promotional picture in there as well. Enjoy.
Anton Djamoos on 03/30/08 - 07:02 PM
Jim Ward's (Sparta, At the Drive-In) side project has been given the name Sleepercar. Their debut release, West Texas, will be available April 22nd through Civil Defense League/Doghouse Records.
Steve Henderson on 02/20/08 - 09:14 AM
Jim Ward (Sparta) has sent out a bulletin urging everyone to vote for Obama.
Message from JimThe last few weeks of my life have been inspiring and I am left, at least to some degree, a changed man. It started with an invitation to play a rally for Barack Obama with my friends in Bright Eyes in Omaha. I stood amongst some of the most charged up and positive folks I have ever met. Up to this point, although knowing that I have voted for Democrats in almost all contests, I had yet to fully embrace a candidate for the Democratic Party. I was moved by the volunteer’s passion for a change and the stories they told me of how they ended up signing on with the Obama campaign. I bought his book,...
Anton Djamoos on 02/18/08 - 03:21 PM
Jim Ward will be playing the Barack Obama rally tomorrow at Slowdown in Omaha, NE. The show is free and Bright Eyes, Secret Life of Sparrows and M. Ward are also playing. Check the replies for info on how to get tickets.
Julia Conny on 02/06/08 - 07:29 PM
Jim Ward (Sparta) will be doing will be performing a full set acoustically for the first time at the Paul G. Gleason Theater in Hollywood on January 25th. Ward will be playing a cross section of songs from his past, present and future, most notably from his recent EP release, Quiet. Tickets are now on sale through Ticketmaster.

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Anton Djamoos on 12/28/07 - 07:19 PM
Jim Ward (Sparta) will be releasing a solo acoustic EP entitled jimward.quiet on November 6, 2007 via Civil Defense League. Read a message from him below or listen to two of the songs at their myspace.
BulletinHey Gang
I wanted to send a bulletin out to all of you to let you know about a little record I made a few months ago that will see the light of day on November 6, 2007. It is called "jimward.quiet". It is a 5 song acoustic-ish EP. It will be available through my label Civil Defense League in conjunction with Doghouse Records.

I had a couple of friends join me on a few tracks, I explain it all on its very own myspace page which is http://www.myspace.com/jimwardquiet, please check...
Anton Djamoos on 09/18/07 - 04:47 AM
Jim Ward (Sparta) has announced several new albums coming out on his label, Civil Defense League. Read his update below.
Updatehey gang
i just wanted to take a second and let you know about this thing i am doing-its called Civil Defense League, its a record label that Doghouse Records is helping me out with. My record with Bobby Byrd was the first release and now I am happy to announce three new releases-

Reflections-"Dogs Without Fear of Dying..."


One Small Step for Landmines-S/T

I have gotten involved with all these bands because I absolutely love what they do. They make amazing music and...
Anton Djamoos on 09/11/07 - 05:59 PM

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