Primus unveil new album, tour2014-07-29 by Travis Marmon | 27 Comments
|Legendarily indescribable power trio Primus have announced a brand new album--the first to feature the classic line-up of |
Les Claypool, Larry LaLonde and Tim "Herb" Alexander in almost two decades.
Primus and the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble will be a tribute to the 1971 film Willy Wonka and the
Chocolate Factory. Look for an October 21 release date.
The band will also tour the U.S. in support of the album, in spite of Alexander's recent heart attack. Dates are as
October 22 - Upper Darby, PA @ Tower Theatre
October 24 - Albany, NY @ Palace Theatre
October 25 - Boston, MA @ Orpheum Theatre
October 26 - Burlington, VT @ Flynn Center for Performing Arts
October 28 - Waterbury, CT @ Palace Theater
October 29 - Baltimore, MD @ Hippodrome
October 31 - New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
November 1 - New Brunswick, NJ @ State Theatre
November 2 - Rochester, NY @ Main Street Armory
November 3 - Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit
November 5 - St. Louis, MO @ Peabody Opera House
November 7 - Cincinnati, OH @ Taft Theatre
November 8 - Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
November 9 - Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live
November 11 - Miami Beach, FL @ The Fillmore Miami Beach at The Jackie Gleason Theater
November 12 - Clearwater, FL @ Ruth Eckerd Hall
November 14 - Biloxi, MS @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
November 15 - Austin, TX @ ACL live at the Moody Theater
November 16 - Dallas, TX @ The Majestic Theatre
November 17 - San Antonio, TX @ Majestic Theatre
November 19 - Phoenix, AZ @ Orpheum Theatre Phoenix
November 21 - Los Angeles, CA @ Orpheum Theatre LA
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Rock on herb
This can only be amazing. But dammit come to Utah!
Also, very big welcome back to Herb! Hope the recovery is going well!
first good news of the day
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holy holy HOLY shit
I'm so confused but this is awesome
Oh man, this sounds so fun! If I can persuade a friend to drive to Rochester on a Sunday from where I live I'm in. Otherwise, enjoy this, those who get to do!
"I'm so confused but this is awesome"
Primus in a nutshell
There are no words.
Mad jeaslous for the lucky fucks who'll be able to go.
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primus sucks m/
Herb is officially one of the most badass individuals in the music industry
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Actually lost my shit when I heard the news. Bring it!
Amazing news. Primus sucks!
Original Line up ftw.
Might have to make the trip to STL for this one
Yesss!!! Primus sucks.
New song can be heard hear:
It is really trippy and creepy, I am extremely excited for this album!
I just came
That single is quite creepy, agreed. It's also heavy influenced by Zappa imo.
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