||Clutch have finally unveiled the cover art that will grace their forthcoming opus Earth Rocker, due out in March 2013 via Weathermaker Music. It was created by Nick Lakiotes, long time band art director, who has worked on previous efforts including Robot Hive/Exodus and Strange Cousins From The West.
The band also announced the initial dates for the first leg of the North American Earth Rocker world tour. The dates kick off March 8th in Cincinnati, OH and are currently slated to run through March 24th in Anaheim, CA. Support on these dates will be provided by Orange Goblin, Lionize and Kyng. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday December 21st. More dates will be announced in the coming weeks.
Earth Rocker 2013 North American Leg:
3/8 - Cincinnati, OH - Bogart's
3/9 - Nashville, TN - Marathon Music Works
3/10 - Sauget, IL - Pop's
3/11 - Little Rock, AR - Juanita's Cantina Ballroom
3/12 - Tulsa, OK - Cain's Ballroom
3/14 - Dallas, TX - Palladium Ballroom
3/18 - Colorado Springs, CO - The Black Sheep
3/19 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot
3/21 - West Hollywood, CA - House of Blues
3/22 - Tempe, AZ - The Marquee
3/23 - Las Vegas, NV - Hard Rock Café Las Vegas Strip
3/24 - Anaheim, CA - House of Blues