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Primus 3D, Orbital and Miike Snow Lead Moogfest 2012 Lineup

August 6, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

AC Entertainment is proud to announce the line up for the third annual Moogfest, the festival of electronic and visionary music that celebrates the innovative spirit of Bob Moog. Taking place on Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27, 2012 in the city Bob Moog called home, Moogfest 2012 continues building on its exciting reinvention of the Moogfest concept and features its most distinctly invigorating lineup to date. Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 10 at Noon EST …

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Primus Reveals Dates of 3D Tour

August 6, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Primus is excited to announce the dates and further details on their unique 3D tour this fall, featuring two sets per evening. Being that this is the first-ever traveling 3D-enhanced live musical performance, this groundbreaking tour is sure to provide a one-of-a-kind psychedelic experience, further enhanced by the fact that every show will also feature Quad Surround Sound. Primus teamed with 3D Live from Burbank, CA to create original 3D content for this tour. Audience members will be given 3D …

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Primus Debuts “Tragedy’s A’ Comin'” Video, Win Their Album Green Naugahyde!

November 29, 2011 drainu182 0


ATO Records/Prawn Songs is excited to release Primus’ video for “Tragedy’s a’ Comin’”, the first clip off Green Naugahyde, out now. The video, which premiered in a three-part series on IFC.com (part 1, part 2, part 3), was directed by Mark Kohr, who helmed Primus’ classic videos for “Tommy the Cat” and “Jerry Was A Race Car Driver”.

The video focuses on a lobster’s impending demise, soon to be boiled and fed to members of the …

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TAP Exclusive Interview: Primus’s Les Claypool

October 18, 2011 drainu182 0

By Kevin Seaman

Yesterday afternoon, Primus front man Les Claypool took a break from touring to sit down with me to discuss the new album Green Naugahyde, festivals, the fans, and other Colonel Claypool endeavors including his own private wine label. Primus is at the tail end of their North American tour in promotion of Green Naugahyde with dates coming up in Arizona and California.

KS: Just last month you guys released your first studio album in 11 years, Green

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Primus Release Green Naugahyde Today

September 13, 2011 drainu182 0

Alternative rock legends Primus are pleased to announce Green Naugahyde, the band’s first studio album in 11 years, is now available for purchase. Green Naugahyde (ATO Records / Prawn Songs), is a Primus record in the truest sense of the word. It was produced and engineered by Les Claypool at Rancho Relaxo, his personal studio in Northern California, and features long-time guitarist Larry LaLonde as well as drummer Jay Lane, who has weaved in and out of Primus’ line-up …

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New Primus Album Green Naugahyde Out September 13, Streaming On South Park’s Facebook Page Now

September 11, 2011 drainu182 0

Primus is pleased to announce that Green Naugahyde, its first studio album in 11 years, is now streaming exclusively on South Park’s Facebook page, a week before release on September 13 on ATO Records/Prawn Songs. Primus has a longstanding history with South Park, having written and recorded the Comedy Central show’s theme song over 10 years ago. The album stream, which will be available for two weeks, is part of South Park’s “Year of the Fan” promotion.

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Primus Announce Fall Tour In Support Of New Album Green Naugahyde (Out 9/13)

July 18, 2011 drainu182 0

Primus is excited to announce a fall tour in support of Green Naugahyde, its first studio album in 11 years out September 13, 2011 on ATO Records and Prawn Songs. An evening with Primus, featuring two full sets, begins on September 23rd in Boston, makes its way west, and ends on October 22nd in Los Angeles. A presale for the tour is now available at clubbastardo.com.

Green Naugahyde was produced and engineered by Les Claypool in his personal …

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Primus Set to Release Green Naugahyde on September 13

June 6, 2011 drainu182 0

ATO Records and Prawn Songs are excited to announce that Primus will be releasing its first studio album in 11 years on September 13, 2011. Titled Green Naugahyde, the record was produced and engineered by Les Claypool in his personal studio, Rancho Relaxo, in Northern California, and features Claypool, long-time guitarist Larry LaLonde and drummer Jay Lane. Lane was in an early lineup of the band, and was also in Sausage, a 1994 reunion of the 1988 Primus lineup. Green …

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Primus Announce Summer Tour in Support of Upcoming Album

March 7, 2011 drainu182 0

Primus have confirmed a headlining tour for this summer, starting on May 19th at the Murat Theater in Indianapolis, IN and wrapping up at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, TN. The tour comes in anticipation of their upcoming album, with a late spring/early summer release on ATO/Prawn Song Records. The as-yet untitled album will be their first full-length album of brand new music since 1999’s Antipop.

Primus formed in the late ’80s in Northern California, releasing their first …