Doug Tuttle will release his third solo album, Peace Potato, on May 5 via Trouble in Mind. (Pre-order.) Doug further refines his jangly style that owes much to The Byrds, George Harrison and other 12-string slingers, here with a more ambitious scope. We've got the premiere of "Can it Be," which definitely echoes Harrison (by way of solo Pete Townshend) and is part of a song suite within the album. Says Tuttle:

Of the many concepts running through “Peace Potato”, the most visible is the intended feel of a problematic night of sleep. Stories ending abruptly, reinterpretations of veiled paranoia, waking dreams, dreams of well known songs, odd distortions of real word troubles, even recurring flashes of a fictitious movie. These moments split time with those of sleeplessness, real life dread of a dying world, and the guilt of never having worked against it.

Listen to "Can it Be" below.

You can catch Doug Tuttle on tour in May, including a show at Brooklyn's Baby's All Right on 5/22 with Lina Tullgren and more TBA (no word on tickets yet). Earlier in the tour, he'll be just outside of the city at BSP Kingston on 5/9 with INN:IS (tickets).

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Doug Tuttle - 2017 Tour Dates
May 7th - Waking Windows Fest - Winooksi, VT
May 8th - 121 Club - Easthampton, MA
May 9th - BSP - Kingston, NY
May 10th - Happy Dog - Cleveland, OH
May 11th - UFO Factory - Detroit, MI
May 12th - The Hideout - Chicago, IL
May 13th - Milwaukee Psych Fest - Milwaukee, WI
May 14th - Foam - St. Louis, MO
May 15th - Cobra - Nashville, TN
May 16th - 529 - Atlanta, GA
May 17th - Mothlight - Asheville, NC
May 18th - Slim’s Downtown Distillery - Raleigh, NC
May 19th - Gallery 5 - Richmond, VA
May 20th - Metro Gallery - Baltimore, MD *
May 21st - Bourbon and Branch - Philadelphia, PA */#
May 22nd - Baby’s Alright - Brooklyn, NY */+
May 23rd - Lilypad - Cambridge, MA */^
May 24th - Sue’s - Rollinsford, NH */^

* W/ Lina Tullgren
# W/ Orange Drop
+ W/ Surprise Guest
^ W/ Ash and Herb