Thursday, September 26, 2019

Clutch announce annual US holiday tour dates

Clutch have announced dates for their annual US winter holiday tour.

The five-night series kicks off December 27 at Bogarts in Cincinnati, OH and ends with a special New Year's Eve show at Union Transfer in Philadelphia, PA.

The main support on all dates will be The Steel Woods from Nashville, TN, while former Thin Lizzy/Black Star Riders guitarist Damon Johnson will open all shows except Asheville, NC, where Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown will perform.

Tickets will go on sale this Saturday, September 28 at noon ET via

Over the past few months, Clutch has been releasing a series of new studio recordings that comprise the newly launched Weathermaker Vault Series, marking the first new official music the group is making available since the release of their 2018 album, “Book Of Bad Decisions.”

The first three singles – “Evil”, “Precious And Grace” and “Electric Worry” – were mixed by 6x Grammy Award-winner and Clutch collaborator Vance Powell (Wolfmother, The Raconteurs, Arctic Monkeys).

Over the last couple of months, Clutch has very successfully curated their own Spotify playlist “Clutch’s Heavy Rotation”, with thousands of fans following the ever-changing playlist – check it out at

Clutch is currently on a US fall tour with Dropkick Murphys along with metalcore veterans Hatebreed as direct support.

2019 US winter holiday tour

Dec 27 - Cincinnati, OH @ Bogarts
Dec 28 - Asheville, NC @ Orange Peel
Dec 29 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
Dec 30 - Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
Dec 31 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer

See also:

Former Clutch keyboardist Mick Schauer dies
Clutch release new recording of classic track Electric Worry
Clutch stream cover of ZZ Top classic
VIDEO: Clutch performs new single Evil at UK’s Download Festival
Search Clutch at hennemusic