Clutch is currently in pre-production on its next studio effort. The album is expected to be released in early 2013.
Meanwhile, the band recently released a limited edition picture disc single of the track “Pigtown Blues.” The tune is also available digitally. The B-side is an acoustic version of the track “Motherless Child.”
In late October and early November Clutch has scheduled a handful of gigs in Michigan including two nights at Flint’s The Machine Shop Oct. 31 & Nov. 1 and two nights at Detroit’s St. Andrews Hall Nov. 3-4. On Nov. 2 the band will be in Joliet, Ill., at Mojoes. Lionize and MonstrO provide support on the fall dates.
Here’s the schedule for the holiday tour:
Dec. 26 – Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club
Dec. 27 – Asheville, N.C., The Orange Peel
Dec. 28 – Lexington, Ky., Buster’s
Dec. 29 – Columbus, Ohio, Newport Music Hall
Dec. 30 – Sayreville, N.J., Starland Ballroom
Dec. 31 – Worcester, Mass., The Palladium
Tickets for fan club members go on sale Sept. 19. The general public onsale begins Sept. 20.
For more information click here for Clutch’s website.