Canadian Shows Start Thursday
Finally, it's time for the first of the Canadian dates of the Carousel One tour. Ron and his band look forward to getting out to see their fellow countrymen (and women) on this run through Ontario. While the highlight is sure to be Ron's hometown show at Massey Hall (during Canadian Music Week), all these gigs promise to be top notch. Alejandra Ribera opens the shows.
Thursday, April 30 - Molson Canadian Studio, Hamilton ON
Friday, May 1 - Peter's Players, Gravenhurst, ON*
Saturday, May 2 - Massey Hall, Toronto, ON
Monday, May 4 - Aeolian Hall, London, ON
Wednesday, May 6 - The Temple Room, Donaleighs, Barrie, ON
Thursday, May 7 - Midland Cultural Center, Midland, ON
Friday, May 8 - Meaford Hall, Meaford, ON
Saturday, May 9 - National Arts Centre, Ottawa, ON
*Sold Out; tickets remain available for other venues
Ron will tour Western Canada in the fall; dates will be announced when they are confirmed.
Sessions X Launches
Today sees the launch of Ron Sexsmith on Sessions X, a new online music series curated by award-winning producer Gavin Brown. Filmed on the very day Ron returned to Toronto from LA where he was mixing Carousel One, this acoustic performance features songs from that album as well as favorite classics and interview segments.
US West Coast Dates
We are pleased to announce Tour DatesÂ for June on the US West Coast. They are:
June 2, Los Angeles CA - Largo
June 3, San Diego, CA - The Casbah
June 4, San Juan Capistrano, CA - The Coach House
June 5, San Francisco, CA - Hotel Utah
June 7, Eugene, OR - WOW Hall
June 8, Portland, OR - Star Theater
June 9, Seattle, WA - The Triple Door
Tickets are on sale now.
Track By Track Commentary
Spotify users, we have a treat for you. There is a Track by Track CommentaryÂ for Carousel One available now. Hear Ron in his own words talk about the inspiration behind the songs.
“Can’t Get My Act Together” Lyric Video
Have you seen the lyric video for Ron Sexsmithâ€‹'s â€śCanâ€™t Get My Act Togetherâ€ť?â€¨Watch it now on the OfficialRonSexsmith YouTube channel.
New Tour Dates
Lots of new dates have been added to the Tour Page.
First up, a few US dates in the East, South and Midwest - don't worry West Coasters, Ron will see you in a few months.
Next, Ontario Canada, you have several chances to catch Ron and the band. Western Canada, stand by for fall dates.
June and early July will find them in Europe and the UK. After that, wellâ€¦ you'll just have to keep checking the Tour Page.
Dates are only announced when they are confirmed. If you find a dead ticket link, that just means the show is confirmed and announced but tickets are not on sale yet.
Carousel One Out Worldwide
Carousel One has arrived in North America making it available worldwide! As well as CD, it is in vinyl format in many territories (and through Ron's webstore).
Webstore - www.ronsexsmith.com
iTunes - http://po.st/CarouselOneiTunes
Amazon/Other retailers - http://po.st/CarouselOneAllFrmts
House of Lies Finale Song
Ron wrote and recorded anÂ original song, â€śSmall Emotions,â€ť especially for the Showtime original series House Of Lies.Â The song will feature in the season finale tonight. Sunday, March 29!Â Canada: Tune in to The Movie Network at 10:00 PM ET/PT (or tomorrow on Movie Central at 10 PM MST).Â USA: Tune in to Showtime at 10:00 ET/PT. Everywhere else, check your local listings.
"Small Emotions" is a brand new song, unreleased until now.Â After the House of Lies season finale, the single will be available on iTunes.Â