Being a New York City guy, and a big kid at heart, I have always loved Coney Island. I never really equated it with shows, even with the concerts coming to the nearby baseball field and the new Ford Amphitheater on the Coney Island Boardwalk, right on the legendary beach. Since Coney is basically the end of NYC, I made the long trek out there with some friends for food and adult beverages first. After heading over to the venue, the big brick façade of the front-facing the beach doesn’t really give away the big open-air/tent vibes of the venue, with the ocean breeze and waves in the distance. As I found my seat, Ty Bryant and the Shakedown were winding down their set. Always a rocking fun time with him. The sound was noticeably great, with tremendous acoustics and a clear mix emanating from the speakers Continue reading
Clutch have booked a tour this fall with Sevendust. Support will come from Ty Bryant And The Shakedown, making for one eclectic bill. The “Book Of Bad Decisions Tour 2018” follows Clutch’s album of the same name and the price of a ticket when purchased in advance online includes a physical CD copy of the album. Fans will receive information on how to redeem the album after purchasing the advance ticket online. Offer valid through October 29, open to U.S. residents only. Not valid on resale tickets. Offer only valid for Clutch headline dates. Festivals, Canadian headline dates and the October 13 date with System of A Down (Monster energy Aftershock) are exempt from this offer. Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, June 22 at 10 a.m. local time. The Book of Bad Decisions will be released on September 7 via the group’s own Weathermaker Music label. The disc was completed at Sputnik Sound studio in Nashville, Tennessee with producer Vance Powell.