band clutch

band clutch

[′band ‚kləch]
(mechanical engineering)
A friction clutch in which a steel band, lined with fabric, contracts onto the clutch rim.
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The band Clutch has never fit comfortably into any box, which is one reason it has had a rocky relationship with the traditional music industry.
Their latest collection, to be released in October, is their 12th studio album in a 37-year career that has seen those instantly familiar pop standards firmly woven into the consciousness of a nation and the band clutched to collective hearts as one of the most loved and enduring British groups of all time.
Their latest collection of songs, to be released in October, is their 12th studio album in a 37-year career that has seen those instantly familiar pop standards firmly woven into the consciousness of a nation and the band clutched to collective hearts as one of the most loved and enduring British groups of all time.