The Mikal Cronin band made their late night television debut last night on CONAN.
The band performed "Change" from their new album MCII and were joined by a string quartet that somehow made the song even more rock 'n' roll!
Watch Mikal Cronin perform "Change" on CONAN
Mikal Cronin just finished a run of sold out shows in support MCII. While on the road, he visited a few of our favorite radio stations and performed a full set in the Pitchfork.tv offices. He also won an award!
A2IM’s second annual Libera Awards were held recently at the Highline Ballroom in New York City, and Mikal Cronin was voted “Up & Comer” by our fellow independent labels and A2IM members. The “Up & Comer” category celebrates the next Independent label superstar artist, and we fully agree that Mikal is it. Congratulations, Mikal!
Listen to Mikal’s performance at KEXP in Seattle, and watch the band’s performance for WNYC’s Soundcheck. Also, watch a video of Mikal hanging out in San Francisco with Yours Truly. And if you missed it, watch the official music video for “Change.”
MCII is available on CD, LP, and digital now in the Merge store.
Mikal Cronin on tour:
Jul 18 New York, NY – MOMA Nights
Jul 19 Chicago, IL – Pitchfork Festival
Jul 25 Lisbon, PT – Musicbox
Jul 26 Barcelos, PT – Milhoes De Festa Festival
Jul 29 Madrid, ES – El Sol
Jul 30 San Sebastian, ES – Surfilm Festival
Aug 02 Katowice, PL – OFF Festival
Aug 03 Venlo, NL– Zomerparkfeest
Aug 04 Binic, FR – Binic Festival
Aug 05 Lorient, FR – Le Galion
Aug 06 Bordeaux, FR – Relache Caserne Niel
Aug 07 Paris, FR – Le Gibus
Aug 08 Rees-Haldern, DE – Haldern Pop Festival
Aug 09 Oslo, NO – Oya Festivalen
Aug 10 Göteborg, SE – Way Out West Festival
Aug 11 Copenhagen, DK – Pumpehuset
Aug 12 Hamburg, DE – Hafenklang
Aug 13 Nijmegen, NL – Doornroosje
Aug 14 Groningen, NL – Vera
Aug 15 Hasselt, BE – Pukkelpop
Aug 16 Biddinghuizen, NL – Lowlands Festival
Aug 17 Skipton, UK – Beacons Festival
Aug 18 Brecon Beacons, UK – Green Man Festival
Aug 24 Los Angeles, CA – FYF Fest
Sep 03 San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore w/ Superchunk
Sep 06 Raleigh, NC – Hopscotch Festival @ The Pour House