High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The discography of Clutch, an American rock band, consists of nine studio albums, five live albums, two compilation albums, three extended plays, and one video album. Clutch was formed in 1991 by vocalist Neil Fallon, guiatrist Tim Sult, bassist Dan Maines, and drummer Jean-Paul Gaster. The group debuted with Pitchfork, an EP released in October that same year. They built a local following through constant gigging, and after the release Passive Restraints (through Earache), Clutch was signed by East West Records. Their full length debut, Transnational Speedway League, followed in 1993. A self-titled album appeared two years later and afforded Clutch some mainstream exposure. They then, signed with major Columbia label for 1998's The Elephant Riders. In 2001, was released Pure Rock Fury, including guest appearances from members of Spirit Caravan and Sixty Watt Shaman.