In The News: Ride, Ron Sexsmith, Tori Amos, Dwight Yoakam, Cribs, Villagers And More


Ride will reunite this year for a world tour, kicking off with a performance on the main stage at Coachella in April. The band’s out-of-print best-of collection, OX4, will be reissued by Rhino on March 31 … Nanna is the upcoming album from Xavier Rudd & The United Nations, due out March 17 via Nettwerk. The band tours North America this spring in support … The sixth album from Great Lake Swimmers, Forest Of Arms, will be available from Nettwerk on April 21 … On March 31, Compass will issue the latest studio album from Ron Sexsmith, Carousel One … Rhino has announced the April 14 release of two-CD deluxe editions of Tori Amos’ Little Earthquakes and Under The Pink. Each features the original remastered album as well as an entire disc of b-sides and bonus tracks … Dwight Yoakam’s new record, Second Hand Heart, is set for an April 14 release via Warner Bros. … For All My Sisters, the new album from the Cribs, will be released by Arts & Crafts on March 24 … April 21 will see the release of Hi Honey, the latest Low Cut Connie record, via Contender … Omnivore is reissuing expanded editions of Roger Taylor’s solo albums Fun In Space and Strange Frontier on March 24 … The sophomore LP from Ivan & Alyosha, It’s All Just Pretend, is due out from Dualtone on May 5 … Everclear’s ninth studio album, Black Is The New Black, will be available this spring via The End … The 25th anniversary of Local H will be celebrated with the April 14 release of new album Hey, Killer via G&P Records. The band will also play at Metro in Chicago on April 19 … Foil Deer is the sophomore record from Speedy Ortiz, which will be released April 21 from Carpark … On March 31, Kiam will issue Fucking Love Songs, the new solo album from Tim Foljahn … The third record by Villagers, Darling Arithmetic, will be available from Domino on April 14 … Poster Children’s Rick Valentin will release his debut album as Thoughts Detecting Machines, Work The Circuits, on March 16 via Twelve Inch … An expanded 40th anniversary edition of Glen Campbell’s Rhinestone Cowboy will be released by Capitol Nashville/UMe on March 31 … Staple Records/Vagrant will issue Dustin Kensrue’s Carry The Fire on April 21.

—Emily Costantino