Concerts

The ten best concerts in Denver this week

10. CLUTCH @ BLACK SHEEP | MON, 3/18/13 Clutch has dodged being saddled with a label, primarily because of the illusion of reinvention it's projected with each album. But the truth is that it's just an illusion. Clutch is set in its ways, yet all of its music sounds like bold experimentation -- even on albums like 2007's From Beale Street to Oblivion, in which the act shed the metal leanings that colored earlier efforts in favor of a more refined bluesy swagger, which was really a continuation of 2005's Robot Hive/Exodus. (Orange Goblin is also on this bill.)

See also: - Review: Clutch at the Fillmore, 12/21/12 - Jonathan Rado of Foxygen on field recordings and what he learned from Brian Eno - The Soft Moon's Luis Vasquez on the primacy of percussion

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