In The News: Swervedriver, A Place To Bury Strangers, Steve Earle, Jellyfish And More


The first full-length album from Swervedriver since 1998 will be released in March via Cobraside. A supporting North American tour, including a performance at SXSW, will kick off tat month … A Place To Bury Strangers has announced the February 17 release of its fourth album, Transfixiation, via Dead Oceans … Jingle Bell Rocks! is a documentary directed by Mitchell Kezin about his search for the best Christmas songs of all time. Featured is Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne, Rev Run of Run DMC, filmmaker John Waters and more. It will be released theatrically in select markets beginning November 21, with a DVD release on November 28 and a digital release on December 9 … New West will issue the new record from Steve Earle & The Dukes, Terraplane, on Feburary 17 … On January 20, expanded deluxe CD reissues of Jellyfish’s Bellybutton and Spilt Milk will be released by Omnivore, featuring 51 bonus tracks … The 13th album from Jesse Harris, No Wrong No Right, is a collaboration with NYC duo Star Rover and will be available from Dangerbird on February 10 … Martin Sexton’s eighth studio album, Mixtape Of The Open Road, is due out February 10 via KTR/Redeye … I Aubade, the latest release from Elvis Perkins, is set for a February 24 release on MIR … Polyvinyl has announced the February 17 release of the new Sonny & The Sunsets album, Talent Night At The Ashram … In January, Mouse On Mars’ Jan St. Werner will release a new solo record, Miscontinuum Album, via Thrill Jockey.

—Emily Costantino