Clutch premiere new single “We Strive For Excellence”; announce fall tour with Helmet, Quicksand, & JD Pinkus

Photo by: Dan Winters

Official press release:

US groove rock masters Clutch have dropped a brand new single “We Strive for Excellence” today. The track is available digitally from all DSPs HERE. A brand new Clutch album is coming soon. The band also announced today that fans can now RSVP to be the first to get notified of the official details and early access to all of the albums exclusive variants and bundles. Fans can RSVP HERE. Frontman and lyrical wordsmith Neil Fallon shares:

‘We Strive for Excellence’ looks back fondly on childhood summers filled with grand plans gone awry, inexplicable bruises, untreated injuries, and of course, the timeless wisdom of Evel Knievel.”

Clutch have curated a new Spotify playlist to coincide with the release of “We Strive for Excellence”, check it out HERE.

Clutch released first new single, “Red Alert (Boss Metal Zone)”, back in April to much acclaim from fans and critics alike. The track has already hit nearly 300k streams on Spotify alone and the official music video has clocked up 340k YouTube views.

Clutch have also announced a new set of US headline dates this fall. Joining them on the 26 date run will be Helmet and Quicksand who will be rotating the main support slot nightly and special guest JD Pinkus. Ticket for the tour go on sale this Friday, June 17th 2022 from ClutchOnTour.com. Full routing below.

The band also have an extensive 2022 worldwide touring schedule, including summer festivals, further headline dates, and a return to Europe. For the most up to date list of shows and to buy tickets, click HERE.

9/13 Toronto, ON – Rebel
9/15 Boston, MA – House of Blues
9/16 New York, NY – Palladium Times Square
9/17 Baltimore, MD – Hammerjacks
9/18 Raleigh, NC – The Ritz
9/20 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
9/21 Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
9/23 Louisville, KY – Louder than Life *
9/24 Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
9/25 Atlanta, GA – The Eastern
9/27 Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues
9/29 Houston TX – Warehouse Live
9/30 Dallas, TX – The Factory in Deep Ellum
10/01 Oklahoma City, OK – Diamond Ballroom
10/02 Austin, TX – Emo’s
10/04 Phoenix, AZ – Van Buren
10/05 Los Angeles, CA – The Regent
10/07 Sacramento, CA – Aftershock *
10/08 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory Concert House
10/09 Portland, OR – Roseland Theatre
10/10 Seattle, WA – Showbox SODO
10/12 Salt Lake City, UT – the Depot
10/13 Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium
10/14 Kansas City, MO – Uptown Theater
10/15 West Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom
10/16 Chicago, IL – Concord Music Hall

* = Clutch only