Thursday, October 23 2014
Primus covers Willy Wonka, playing up your fuzzy memories of the film's dark heart while subverting the original arrangements.
Wednesday, November 2 2011
Funk metal legends Primus stopped by Chicago Friday October 14, 2011 in support of their eighth studio release Green Naugahyde (Prawn Song/ATO). Enthusiasts gathered at the sizable Congress Theater for two full sets.
Tuesday, September 20 2011
Monday, August 23 2010
There are not many bands in this world that perform such original and groundbreaking music with as much passion and eccentricity as Gogol Bordello and Primus.
Monday, April 27 2009
I got to the Riviera Theatre a little too late for the opening band, but arrived just in time to witness a man hammering a nail into his nostril.
Tuesday, March 17 2009
Sunday, February 22 2009
Quite simply, like the sturgeon itself, Claypool is the Maestro of the Bottom.
Sunday, February 8 2009
For all the innovation in Mushroom Men, it is not applied in a way that suitably overcomes the inherent problems of the genre.
Monday, October 6 2008
Hill finds the song form in free-form and stops stroking his ego and starts writing songs.
Thursday, July 5 2007
Les Claypool is a rhythm stick surrealist, a man who uses the lower octaves of the scale to simulate all kinds of musical madness – funk, progressive, rock…even the ridiculous