The Surreal Origins of Primus | Les Claypool on Metallica Ties, Acid Trips, MTV Breakthrough

Primus is one of the most singular, weird and innovative bands in heavy music, which is why it's particularly incredible that they've reached the heights they have and continue to be one of the genre's most beloved acts. But how did they get there? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Khw8Xz_CPdo Bassist-vocalist-mastermind Les Claypool walked us through the surreal origins of his funky… Continue lendo The Surreal Origins of Primus | Les Claypool on Metallica Ties, Acid Trips, MTV Breakthrough

PRIMUS – My name is Mud

From Pork Soda (1993) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=953PkxFNiko My name is MudMy name is MudNot to be confused with Bill or Jack or Pete or DennisMy name is Mud and it’s always been‘Cause I’m the most boring sonsabitch you’ve ever seenI dress in blue, yes, navy blueFrom head to toe I’m rather drab, except my patent shoesI make… Continue lendo PRIMUS – My name is Mud

SUBCYST – My Name Is Mud (Primvs)

Subcyst are a metal-core band from Chicago. "My name is Mud" is from Primus's album Pork Soda (1993) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zsP3h6Xn3o My name is MudMy name is MudNot to be confused with Bill or Jack or Pete or DennisMy name is Mud and it's always been'Cause I'm the most boring sonsabitch you've ever seenI dress in blue,… Continue lendo SUBCYST – My Name Is Mud (Primvs)

PRIMUS – Follow The Fool

From the new EP, ‘Conspiranoid’, available digitally now. Vinyl arrives on 8/5 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3r3NzOlDk3Q Look at there fool talkin' lots of shineTo turkeys in the rain filling heads with brineA fancy little fool with fancy little waysChurning bullshit into butter 'cause butter always pays But who's the bigger fool?Is it the fool?Is it the fool who… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Follow The Fool

PRIMUS – Conspiranoia

From the new EP, Conspiranoid, available digitally on 4/22. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGujAiMmjJQ Lloyd Boyd was conspiranoidbarking chem trails in the skiesClaiming Bill Gates had put microchipsin the chicken pot piesLaunching himself in his lawn chairproving the earth was flatMicrowaving his burritos now healways wears his tin foil hat Conspiranoia Marion Barrion Contrarianfelt Dr. Tony was selling her… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Conspiranoia

PRIMUS – Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers / Bob (live @ Woodstock)

Live performance at the 1994 edition of Woodstock Festival (8/14/1994). Copyright Bill Graham Archives https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RlGcoeZOxJg I've seen them out at SocoThey're pounding sixteen penny nailsThe truckers on the interstateHave been known to ride the railsThe sweat is beating on the browCan't keep these fellas down'Cause those damned blue-collared tweekersAre runnin' this here town I knew… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers / Bob (live @ Woodstock)

To Defy The Laws Of Tradition (live @ Woodstock) – PRIMUS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7G_dsScot1E What if Christmas didn't come this year?And no one paid for Christmas cheer?Who would cry the biggest tear?The child, Or the store.Why do brides wear virgin white?Most do not reserve that right.But to choose a color of they're delight. Would surely bring on the frowns.To defy the laws of tradition.It's a crusade only of… Continue lendo To Defy The Laws Of Tradition (live @ Woodstock) – PRIMUS

Is It Luck / Master of Puppets / Enter Sandman (live medley) – PRIMUS

A disgraceful combo made up of Bolsonaro and Covid. Is it luck? A master of puppets, a puppet himself, unrules the nation. Enter Inferno - and lasciate ogni speranza, voi ch'entrate. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8Ip8zwQ_iA My socks and shoes always matchIs It Luck?There's a foot at the end of each of my legsIs It Luck?I can play my… Continue lendo Is It Luck / Master of Puppets / Enter Sandman (live medley) – PRIMUS

The Devil Went Down To Georgia – PRIMUS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9uk9IcoQ0w The devil went down to Georgia he was lookin' for a soul to stealHe was in a bind 'cause he was way behindAnd he was willing to make a deal When he came across this young manSawing on a fiddle and playing it hotAnd the devil jumped up on a hickory stump And said,… Continue lendo The Devil Went Down To Georgia – PRIMUS