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Maryland rockers Clutch are giving away a download of their set performed at the iconic 2010 Bonnaroo music festival for free. The download, which is only available for a short time, can be picked up on Clutch's official website.
Clutch performed three sets at the Bonnaroo Festival. Two were Clutch sets and the third featured a performance from side project The Bakerton Group.
Clutch and instrumental side-project the Bakerton Group will both be performing at this year's edition of the Bonnaroo Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. This years festival takes place July 11-13th.
As previously reported, Clutch was also recently confirmed for Britain's High Voltage Festival in London, England, taking place on July 24th and 25th.
Clutch will be touring early next year with side-band The Bakerton Group as well as Willem Maker and Red Fang. The following tour dates have been announced thus far, with more to come:
2/11 Huntington, WV @ V Club
2/12 Louisville, KY @ Headliners
2/13 Little Rock, AR @ The Village
2/14 Springfield, MO @ Remmingtons
2/15 Urbana, IL @ Canopy Club
Clutch side-project The Bakerton Group plans to entrer the studio next month to record their next full-length album. Here's the update from the band:
"We will be entering the Magpie Cage with producer/engineer J. Robbins on October 20th, 2008 to record our 2nd full length Bakerton Group album. After we finish, we will immediately begin working on the next Clutch album."
Due to illness, Clutch was forced to perform the last 9 out of 10 shows of their last tour as the Bakerton Group, which is their instrumental alter ego.
In other news, the band just celebrated the 10 year anniversary of their third album, "The Elephant Riders," on April 14th. In celebration, they have posted six songs from that album on their MySpace page.
As previously reported, Clutch recently announced their decision to form their own record label, Weathermaker Music, on which they plan to release all future Clutch and Bakerton Group releases. The first release is expected in late summer 2008 - their first live DVD and a live CD - both planned to be released the same day.
Having worked with many record labels over the years, Clutch has decided to just go ahead and started their own. The new label has been named Weathermaker Music, and here's the official word:
"We have started our own label called Weathermaker Music. Look for all future Clutch and Bakerton Group releases on Weathermaker! Look for the first release in late summer 2008. Our first live DVD and a live CD both released the same day! Exact release date to be announced soon."