The star to play North American gigs with his band The Cardinals…

Ryan Adams is returning to live action with his band THE CARDINALS.

The star who is planning to release album ‘Cold Roses’, which was recorded with The Cardinals, on May 3, begins his North American dates in Northampton, Massachusetts on April 27, Rolling Stone reports.

The dates are:

Northampton Calvin Theatre (April 27)

South Burlington Higher Ground (29)

Toronto The Phoenix (May 3)

Cleveland House Of Blues (4)

Columbus PromoWest Pavulion (6)

Knoxville Historic Tennessee Theatre (7)

Asheville Thomas Wolfe Auditorium (9)

As previously reported, Ryan Adams also plans to release albums ’Jacksonville’ and ‘29’ in 2005.