Maryland rock juggernaut Clutch are back with a new record and some more dates on their seemingly endless tour. Read on:
Leaks Tracks off New Album, Strange Cousins From The West, Out July 7th on Weathermaker Music * Announces US Tour w/ Baroness!
Veteran Maryland rock quartet CLUTCH have just put the finishing touches on their ninth studio album, titled Strange Cousins From the West. Produced by Clutch and J. Robbins at Magpie Cage Studios in Baltimore, the effort is the first Clutch original to be released on the band's ownWeathermaker Music, through RED Distribution. Label manager Jon Nardachone reports "Strange Cousins..." will be available both digitally and through retail on July 7th. He also reports the first single and video, "50,000 Unstoppable Watts" will be officially released on June 2nd."
In celebration, the band has just announced Summer US tour dates with the mighty Baroness, and are currently still on the road w/ Wino and Maylene and The Sons of Disaster. Scroll below for the complete list of Clutch dates, and to listen to three new songs off the new album streaming now on theWeathermaker Myspace page!
The official track listing for "Strange Cousins From the West" is: Motherless Child Struck Down 50,000 Unstoppable Watts Abraham Lincoln Minotaur The Amazing Kreskin Witchdoctor Let a Poor Man Be Freakonomics Algo Ha Cambiado Sleestak Lightning
* September and December North American tour dates will be added to the following confirmed dates:
w/ Wino and Maylene and the Sons of Disaster May 19 2009 The Music Farm Charleston, South Carolina May 20 2009 Cat's Cradle Carrboro, North Carolina May 21 2009 The Norva Norfolk, Virginia May 22 2009 The Note West Chester, Pennsylvania May 23 2009 The Bakerton Group @ 930 Club Washington, DC, Washington DC
UK Tour Jun 13 2009 Corporation Sheffield Jun 14 2009 Download Festival Donington Jun 15 2009 HMS Hammer Gig Boat to Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards London Jun 16 2009 Wedgewood Rooms Portsmouth Jun 17 2009 TJ's Newport Jun 18 2009 Cockpit Leeds Jun 19 2009 King Tut's Glasgow Jun 21 2009 De Helling Utrecht Jun 22 2009 Kulturfabrik Esch-sur-Alzette Jun 23 2009 Underground Koln Jun 24 2009 Molotow Hamburg Jun 25 2009 Knaak Berlin
US w/ Baroness and Lionize! July 3rd Atlantic City, NJ @ House of Blues w/ Monster Magnet and Wino(* no Baroness or Lionize) July 9 Cincinnati, OH @ Bogart's July 10 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore July 11 Chicago, IL @ Kuma's July 12 Sauget, IL @ Pop's July 14 Dallas, TX @ House of Blues July 15 Houston, TX @ House of Blues July 17 Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater July 18 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theater July 19 Las Vegas, NV @ House of Blues Las Vegas July 20 San Diego, CA @ Cane's Bar & Grill July 21 Los Angeles, CA @ House Of Blues July 22 San Francisco, CA @ Regency Center July 23 Seattle, WA @ King Cat Theater July 25 Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory July 26 Missoula, MT @ Wilma Theater July 27 Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory July 28 Portland, OR @ Crystal Ballroom July 29 Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom July 31 Calgary, AB @ Flames Center August 1 Edmonton, AB @ Edmonton Events Center August 2 Saskatoon, SK @ Odeon Event Center August 3 Winnipeg, MB @ Garrick Center August 5 Minneapolis, MN @ First Ave August 6 Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom August 7 Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues August 8 Baltimore, MD @ Sonar