Clutch have digitally released their song “Run, John Barleycorn.” Previously only available on a 7” vinyl with Lionize from 2014, “Run, John Barleycorn” was released as part of their “The Weathermaker Vault” series. “The Weathermaker Vault” has the band going back and releasing old recordings which have not been part of an album.
Beginning with quick drums, a whining guitar reverberates through and underlies the track. Neil Fallon’s ragged vocals speak over the quiet instrumentals, the song rough around the edges as an electric guitar joins in. The electric rhythm weaves around itself, Fallon straining his lyrics underneath the guitar.
Fallon explained they had recorded the