Birth Place: El Sobrante, California, USA
Years Active: 1984-2000, 2003-Present
Genres: Alternative Rock, Funk Rock
Primus is an American rock band formed in 1984, currently composed of vocalist and bassist Les Claypool, guitarist Larry "Ler" LaLonde, and drummer Jay Lane. Primus originally formed with Claypool, Todd Huth and Lane, with the latter two departing the band before Primus's debut release “Suck on This,” being replaced by drummer Tim "Herb" Alexander and Larry LaLonde. During this lineup, the band released four studio albums: “Frizzle Fry,” featuring "John the Fisherman", “Sailing the Seas of Cheese,” featuring "Jerry Was a Race Car Driver" and "Tommy the Cat", “Pork Soda” featuring "My Name Is Mud" and “Tales from the Punchbowl,” featuring their most commercially successf...
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