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Clay McClinton

Clay McClinton

Americana / Blues / Alt.Country Austin, TX  US
Ribbon 50% of sales go to the charity Heifer International.
Bound For Glory
Bound For Glory
Stories We Can Tell
Stories We Can Tell
Gone to Mexico
Gone to Mexico
Oughta Know
Oughta Know





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  • Diesel Outlaws (Artist)
    Diesel Outlaws
    Sounding Great We Are Fan
  • LOST CITY BAND (Artist)
    Excellent tracks Clay !!! Diggin' "Oughta Know" cool song, great swingin' blues !!! Peace, LCB/jeffrey
  • Marc Imboden (Artist)
    Marc Imboden
    Wow, You got a whole lotta good lineage going on in those pipes, and I'm not just talking about your dad. Sounds like you soaked up all the good stuff you grew up around and ...
  • Tom Vickers (Artist)
    Tom Vickers
    The cd is awesome! Looking forward to seeing you play again.
  • C. S. Holt (Artist)
    C. S. Holt
    Howdy Clay. Great stuff man, really enjoyed it. The future is in good hands. Take care and stop by anytime.
  • Wendy Rich (Artist)
    Wendy Rich
    Enjoying your new cd Clay! Promise when mine is finally printed I will be sending you one! Love Driftin' Away With You!! Good job my friend! See ya soon :)



Sounds Like: Delbert McClinton, Mark Knopfler, JJ Cale, Bob Dylan, Rodney Crowell (Official)

Label: independent

Manager: Alan Music Management

Bio: Clay McClinton’s musical roots are firmly planted in the Texas tradition he was born into, where the strains of country, blues, rock and roll, and Tex-Mex all blend effortlessly into a sound some call “Texas Gumbo”. With four solo CDs under his belt, and 10 years of constant touring, Clay has hon...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Tonight their warming up the room for Jimmie Vaughan! Mercer Street Dancehall in Dripping Springs, TX https://t.co/dDtqQZeyHT


“AUSTIN, Texas — Raised on roadhouse blues, outlaw country and pure honky-tonk, Clay McClinton has melded those styles into a sound he likes to call Texas gumbo. On his fourth album, Bitin’ at the Bit (Red Chili Records; Feb. 18, 2014), the Fort Worth native delivers 12 perfectly seasoned tracks that showcase his range as a songwriter and performer. This time out, McClinton pays homage to some of his influences, including longtime family friend Gary Nicholson, who produced the album. Working together for the first time, they recorded at the Grammy winner’s Nashville studio, Fearless Recording. They also co-wrote many of what McClinton calls his best songs yet. His dad, Delbert, also shares writing credit on “Stories We Can Tell,” a Stonesy rocker, and “Beer Joint” — the latter of which contains contributions by “Hey Baby” legend Bruce Channel. Father and son also trade vocals on Delbert’s “Victim of Life’s Circumstances,” the title track of his 1975 ABC Reco”

— Clay McClinton To Release 'Bitin' at the Bit' on Feb. 18

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Q: Glad you are doing well? Any chance of coming back to Colorado sometime in the future?

A: Definitely, hopefully later this year! Maybe this Summer...

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