He’s ok but rattled after two heart attacks in less than two years.
*New Death Grips Alert*
What a time to be alive.
Tool drummer Danny Carey is playing three gigs with experimental prog rock icons Primus while their drummer Tim “Herb” Alexander recovers from heart surgery, and surprised fans of both bands with a cover of ever-pummeling 1997 Tool track Ænema during their first show together. Carey joined Primus onstage for the first time at Chicago’s Concord
Pearl Jam purr, Beady Eye satisfy and Tame Impala ascend
San Francisco’s finest, the one and only Primus, are heading our way for the Big Day Out 2014 and now they’ve announced a total wet dream for fans of the Les Claypool-led outfit, with the trio set to play a special Sydney one-off sideshow, An Evening With Primus. The word ‘unique’ gets bandied about a
Massive Attack, Franz Ferdinand, Primus, Goldfrapp and more!
Primus sure know how to treat their fans, as evident in their recent decision to forfeit their right to select the video feature to accompany their single Hoinfodaman, putting the power into the hands of the people. As per their Facebook post, the band wants you, yes you, to check out the three different versions
Rolling Stone have reported that Primus singer and bassist Les Claypool is auctioning off a custom designed bass in an effort to raise funds for his young nephew Mathew, who suffers from leukemia. With medical costs piling up in a hurry, Claypool decided to put his four-string Les Claypool Pachyderm up for grabs on eBay.
This 3D thing seems to have really caught on. We know Metallica have plans to release a 3D film, but Primus have taken it to an all new level, announcing that they will be bringing the technology with them on the road for a tour riddled with 3D visuals, and even a four-way surround sound
Primus have released a new song from their much anticipated new album Green Naugahyde. Their last album was 1999’s Antipop, and first to feature drummer Jay Lane. The release of Green Naugahyde has been subject to many delays. The band had originally given the album a May 2011 release, but then later stated that they
This is Christmas for punk and metal fans. Soundwave is over fifty acts which is any angry young mans wet dream. Seas of black flooded Olympic Park with grey skies overhead it felt like a religious experience was about to take place. First improvement at the new venue was getting in. Gates open over an
With Soundwave approaching on the swift wings of the summer festival season, this year’s impressive spread of Sidewaves, sideshows off the festival if you lack basic comprehension abilities are also fast whetting the appetites of eager music fans, and one of the most exciting of this year’s spree, the Primus and The Melvins co-headline shows
In what promises to be one of the most exciting double bills to hit our shores in a long time, Primus and The Melvins have just announced a co-headline show off the back of their appearances on The Soundwave Tour. Both bands who need no introduction, this show looks set to be a heavy groove
Reunions are the latest fad, but it’s with delight that we heard about the imminent return of two great acts.