Garage rocker Mikal Cronin has announced the release date for his third album, ‘MCIII.’ The forthcoming album – which will hit stores on May 5 via Merge Records – follows Cronin’s critically acclaimed sophomore effort, 2013’s ‘MCII.’

Merge Records
Merge Records

The forthcoming album sees the singer-guitarist more ambitious than ever, playing all of the instruments and arranging music for a string quartet. We get a sense of what that might sound like with ‘MCIII’’s lead single and second track, ‘Made Up My Mind,’ which Cronin debuted today, Jan. 26. Take a listen below:

Cronin will embark on a U.S. and European tour in support of the album, starting in February. Below, you can find a full list of stops as well as the tracklist for ‘MCIII.’

‘MCIII’ Track List
1. ‘Turn Around’
2. ‘Made My Mind Up’
3. ‘Say’
4. ‘Feel Like’
5. ‘I’ve Been Loved’
6. ‘i) Alone’
7. ‘ii) Gold’
8. ‘iii) Control’
9. ‘iv) Ready’
10. ‘v) Different’
11. ‘vi) Circle’

Mikal Cronin 2015 Tour
Feb. 21: Schaumburg, Ill. -- Prairie Center for the Arts
April 22: San Francisco, Calif. -- The Independent
April 24: Portland, Ore. -- Doug Fir Lounge
May 1: Los Angeles, Calif. -- Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock
May 28: Barcelona -- Primavera Sound Festival
May 29: Nimes -- This Is Not A Love Song Festival
May 31: Paris -- La Maroquinerie
June 1: London -- 100 Club
June 2: Brussels -- Le Botanique
June 5: Ravenna -- Beaches Brew Festival
June 6: Athens -- Plissken Festival
June 8: Berlin -- Lido
June 9: Cologne -- Gebaude 9
June 10: Amsterdam -- Bitterzoet

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