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Clutch is name of at least two bands:

A Germantown, MD, USA rock band: Rock band which formed in the early-90s. Members include: Dan Maines (bass), Tim Sult (guitar), Jean-Paul Gaster (drums) and Neil Fallon (vocals, guitar, harmonica). Their recording début was EP Pitchfork (Oct 1991).

Each of Clutch's albums is marked by its own distinct and cohesive sound and the band's musical style may be said to have migrated from hardcore punk to hard rock and blues over the course of their career. Clutch's lyrics, at first angry and serious in tone, had by the time of 1993's Transnational Speedway League become characterized by intelligence, wordplay, and often humour (although comedy is not usually the focus). Their songs make frequent reference to history, mythology, popular culture, and religion. Bam Margera often uses Clutch songs in his MTV show "Viva La Bam."

The members of Clutch often perform on albums with other bands as well as side projects. JP played drums on Five Horse Johnson's album The Mystery Spot. Neil Fallon sang some backing vocals for Dozer's Beyond Colossal album as well as a side project called The Company Band. The band also has a side band they perform in called The Bakerton Group. The music consists of all instrumental jams with a blues feel to it.

Clutch has often performed more than 100 shows per year since their formation. They are managed by Jack Flanagan out of NYC.

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Tour Dates

Date Venue Location
Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 6:00PM Clutch @ Glen Helen Amphitheater in San Bernardino, CA San Bernardino, CA
Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:00PM Clutch @ Rock Fest in Cadott, WI Cadott, WI
Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 7:00PM Clutch @ Chicago Open Air 2017 in Bridgeview, IL Bridgeview, IL
Monday, July 17, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre in Charlotte, NC Charlotte, NC
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 7:00PM Clutch @ Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh, NC Raleigh, NC
Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill in Sterling Heights, MI Sterling Heights, MI
Friday, July 21, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ The Dome Center in Henrietta, NY Henrietta, NY
Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Freedom Hall / Lancaster Co. Convention Center in Lancaster, PA Lancaster, PA
Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion in Boston, MA Boston, MA
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 5:30PM Clutch @ Maine State Pier in Portland, ME Portland, ME
Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Waterfront Park Burlington in Burlington, VT Burlington, VT
Friday, July 28, 2017 at 5:00PM Clutch @ Stone Pony Summer Stage in Asbury Park, NJ Asbury Park, NJ
Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Festival Pier in Philadelphia, PA Philadelphia, PA
Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 6:30PM Clutch @ Stage AE in Pittsburgh, PA Pittsburgh, PA
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ The Rave / Eagles Club in Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee, WI
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 7:00PM Clutch @ Vetter Stone Amphitheater in Mankato, MN Mankato, MN
Friday, August 4, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ McGrath Amphitheatre in Cedar Rapids, IA Cedar Rapids, IA
Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ CrossroadsKC in Kansas City, MO Kansas City, MO
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ South Side Ballroom in Dallas, TX Dallas, TX
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 6:00PM Clutch @ Marquee Theatre in Tempe, AZ Tempe, AZ
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 7:00PM Clutch @ The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV Las Vegas, NV
Friday, August 11, 2017 at 7:00PM Clutch @ KettleHouse Amphitheater in Bonner, MT Bonner, MT
Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 6:00PM Clutch @ McMenamins Edgefield in Troutdale, OR Troutdale, OR
Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 7:30AM Clutch @ Cuthbert Amphitheater in Eugene, OR Eugene, OR
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 6:30PM Clutch @ King County's Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA Redmond, WA
Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Stateline, NV Stateline, NV
Friday, August 18, 2017 at 7:30PM Clutch @ Greek Theatre-U.C. Berkeley in Berkeley, CA Berkeley, CA

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