March 27, 2013
CLUTCH’s Earth Rocker Enters Billboard Charts at #15!
Sales and Radio Charting Hit Record Marks World Wide!
Last week saw the WEATHERMAKER MUSIC release of the highly anticipated new
studio album Earth Rocker from CLUTCH. Earth Rocker entered the
Billboard Top 200 Charts at #15 marking the highest Billboard Chart debut in the
band’s storied career. The album came in at #1 on the Hard Music Chart and #3 on
the Independent Album Chart.
In addition to the impressive chart positions stateside, the band continues their
global domination entering the German Top 100 Media Control Chart at #71.
In the UK Earth Rocker charted at #50 on the Top 200 Album Chart, #3 on the
Top Rock and Metal Albums Chart and #11 on the Top Independent album chart.
Earth Rocker is continuing to make an impact at radio.
The album is #1 at CMJ Loud Rock, and their second single, “Crucial Velocity”
was added to SiriusXM channels Octane, Liquid Metal and Faction. The band has
also released a lyric video for “Crucial Velocity”. The video was done by
animator James Appleton and can be viewed HERE.
“WEATHERMAKER MUSIC is thrilled with this result. The release campaign
began 6 months ago. We executed on our worldwide plan by integrating touring,
promotion, retail and digital marketing as well as Specialty/Metal and
Active Rock radio campaigns in a perfect sequence. Our partners around the world
backed us up. RED Music’s extraordinary support made much of this possible.
But in the end none of it would have been the same without this great album.
CLUTCH is the quintessential American rock band!” says
WEATHERMAKER MUSIC Label Manager Stefan Koster.
Earth Rocker is available for purchase at the CLUTCH Merch Store.
CLUTCH is currently out on the Earth Rocker North American tour.
The tour runs through April 20th ending in Baltimore, MD. Supporting on the first
leg is Orange Goblin, Lionize and Scorpion Child.
The second leg of the Earth Rocker North American tour was recently announced
and will kick off May 1st in Richmond, VA and run through May 26th in San Antonio, TX.
Support on this run comes from The Sword and Lionize.
All tour dates and ticket links can be found below.
Earth Rocker North American Tour
3/27: Reno, NV @ Knitting Factory
3/29: Seattle, WA @ Showbox at the Market – SOLD OUT!
3/30: Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
3/31: Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory Concert House – Tickets
4/1: Missoula, MT @ The Wilma Theater – Tickets
4/2: Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory Concert House
4/3: Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom – SOLD OUT!
4/5: Calgary, AB @ Flames Central
4/6: Saskatoon, SK @ Odeon Events Centre
4/7: Edmonton, AB @ Union Hall
4/9: Winnipeg, MB @ The Garrick Centre
4/10: Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
4/11: Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s
4/12: Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
4/13: Grand Rapids, MI @ The Orbit Room
4/15: Syracuse, NY @ Westcott Theater
4/16: New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
4/18: Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy
4/19: Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE – Indoor
4/20: Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live – SOLD OUT!
Earth Rocker North American Tour Leg 2 With The Sword and Lionize:
5/1: Richmond, VA @ The National
5/2: New York, NY @ Terminal 5
5/3: Clifton Park, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall
5/4: Portland, ME @ State Theater
5/5: Boston, MA @ House of Blues
5/7: Charlotte, NC @ Amos Southend
5/9: Tampa, FL @ State Theater
5/10: Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
5/11: Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
5/12: Pensacola, FL @ Vinyl Music Hall
5/14: New Orleans, LA @ House of Blues
5/15: Atlanta, GA @ Center Stage
5/17: Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
5/18: Columbus, OH @ Rock on the Range*
5/19: Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue
5/21: Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hill Ballroom
5/22: Fargo, ND @ The Venue
5/23: Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon Theater
5/24: Pryor, OK @ Rocklahoma*
5/25: Houston, TX @ House of Blues
European Summer Tour Dates
6/7: Zeppenlinfeld, Germany @ Rock im Park*
6/8: Nurburgring, Germany @ Rock Am Ring*
6/10: Potsdam, Germany @ Waschhaus
6/11: Heidelberg, Germany @ Karlstorbahnhof
6/13: Madrid, Spain @ Gloos Club
6/14: Barcelona, Spain @ Music Hall Barcelona
6/15: Bilbao, Spain @ Sala Santana*
6/17: Bordeaux, France @ Le Krakatoa
6/18: Lyon, France @ Transbo Club (at Le Transbordeur)
6/19: Milan, Italy @ Flame Festival*
6/20: Zurich, Switzerland @ Earshakerdays @ Volkhaus*
6/22: Cognac, France @ Les Anciens Abattoirs
6/23: Clisson, France @ Hellfest*
6/26: Thessaloniki, Greece @ Principal Club Theater
6/27: Athens, Greece @ VOX IERA Odos
6/29: Bremen, Germany @ Tower
6/30: Dessel, Belgium @ Graspop Metal Meeting*
7/1: Deventer, Netherlands @ Burgerweeshuis
7/2: Eindhoven, Netherlands @ Effenaar
7/4: Hisingen, Sweden @ Metaltown*
7/6: Munster, Germany @ Vainstream Rockfest*
7/13: Stavern, Norway @ Stavern Festival*
*Denotes Festival Date*
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