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Mikey Erg finally releasing solo record

Posted by Loren on May 18, 2016

Mikey Erg finally releasing solo record
Mikey Erg finally releasing solo record

Mikey Erg will be releasing his first proper solo album, Tentative Decisions, on June 24 on Don Giovanni Records. The former singer/drummer of pop punkers The Ergs!, Mike Yannich, aka Mikey Erg, has played drums and guitar in a number of groups since, including but not limited to Star Fucking Hipsters, The Dopamines, The Slow Death, The Soviettes, and more.

The song “Comme Si About Me” premiered last week at The AV Club.

Mikey Erg finally releasing solo record
Mikey Erg finally releasing solo record

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