Tim Sult

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Tim Sult
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Sult performing with Clutch in 2015
Background information
Genres Hard rock, stoner rock, blues rock, alternative metal, funk metal, reggae
Years active1990–present
Member of Clutch, The Bakerton Group

Richard Timothy Sult is an American musician best known as the guitarist for the rock band Clutch. [1] He is also the guitarist for an instrumental side project, The Bakerton Group, [1] and an occasional member of the reggae rock / stoner rock band Lionize, as well as the band Deep Swell. [2]


With Clutch

Sult has remained the guitarist for Clutch since the group started in 1991. Since then the band has released 13 studio albums and toured extensively through North America, Europe, UK and Australia. The band continues to be an important fixture on today's hard rock scene. Clutch plays an average of 120 shows a year and its most recent release Sunrise on Slaughter Beach went number Three on billboards rock chart. The band is currently on tour as of May 9th, 2023. [3]


Sult has been most known to use a Gibson SG Standard, [4] paired with a Wah-Pedal, a Phaser Pedal, a Line-6 DL-4, an MXR Carbon Copy, and an Electro-Harmonix POG. [5]

A Line-6 DL-4, the same make and model used by Tim Sult Line 6 DL4 Delay Modeler Guitar Pedal.jpg
A Line-6 DL-4, the same make and model used by Tim Sult

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