|Mikal Cronin will release his debut album MCII for Merge Records (and sophomore release overall) on May 7 in the U.S and May 13 in Europe. The entire album is streaming right now. The entire album is streaming right now at NPR Music.
“Since the first record came out, my life has changed quite a bit. I was presented with a whole new slew of problems and situations that I was trying to work through,” said Cronin, now located in San Francisco after a move to the city from Los Angeles. The new album MCII includes an appearance from Ty Segall on the songs “Am I Wrong” and “I’m Done Running from You.”
Mikal Cronin is for people who like the indie pop of Matthew Sweet or The Lemonheads channeled through a Beaster-lite version of Bob Mould. Check out the MP3 of the song “Shout it Out” here.
“It all makes total sense to me, but when I step back, it sounds kind of schizophrenic. Hopefully it all sounds enough like me to make sense,” he said. Check out more streaming music on the Spacelab Media Player.