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Slayer Announces Final Tour Dates with Primus, Ministry, Philip Anselmo
Concerts & Tours

Slayer Announces Final Tour Dates with Primus, Ministry, Philip Anselmo

Since announcing their farewell tour last year, Slayer has been unleashing their signature thrash metal around the world. The band announced the final leg of dates, dubbed “The Final Campaign,” with Primus, Ministry, and Philip Anselmo.

The Claypool Lennon Delirium Adds August Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

The Claypool Lennon Delirium Adds August Tour Dates

The Claypool Lennon Delirium have added a new set of dates to their summer tour with a string of August performances. The band, helmed by Les Claypool and Sean Lennon, will bring their live act to U.S. cities between August 9th and the 17th.

The Claypool Lennon Delirium: Blood and Rockets (Live)
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The Claypool Lennon Delirium: Blood and Rockets (Live)

The Claypool Lennon Delirium recently visited The Current studio to perform music from their latest album, “South of Reality.” Here’s Les Claypool, Sean Lennon, and the band performing “Blood and Rockets.”

Claypool Lennon Delirium with Geddy Lee: Tomorrow Never Knows
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Claypool Lennon Delirium with Geddy Lee: Tomorrow Never Knows

Les Claypool and Sean Lennon kicked off their latest tour with a special treat for fans – and for Claypool. Geddy Lee joined The Delirium onstage in Toronto for their rendition of Sean Lennon’s dad’s, “Tomorrow Never Knows.”

The Claypool Lennon Delirium Releases “South of Reality”
New Albums

The Claypool Lennon Delirium Releases “South of Reality”

Les Claypool and Sean Lennon have teamed up again for a second album under the Claypool Lennon Delirium banner. “South of Reality” is a continuation of the duo’s psychedelic and experimental sound they first introduced with 2016’s “Monolith of Phobos.”

The Claypool Lennon Delirium Releases New Song, Announces Tour Dates
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The Claypool Lennon Delirium Releases New Song, Announces Tour Dates

After announcing a new album in October, the Claypool Lennon Delirium has revealed the second track from the upcoming LP, South of Reality. “Easily Charmed By Fools” is everything you’d expect from Les Claypool and Sean Lennon: awesome, quirky bass lines and a psychedelic vibe. The band has also announced a North American tour.

The Claypool Lennon Delirium Announce New Album, Release First Track
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The Claypool Lennon Delirium Announce New Album, Release First Track

While Les Claypool said that Primus may be on the back burner for a bit, that gives him time for other projects. That’s clear now as the bassist has announced a new album called South of Reality with The Claypool Lennon Delirium with Sean Lennon. The duo says the record is an organic extension of their 2016 debut, Monolith of...

Primus: “Tommy the Cat” with Upright Bass
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Primus: “Tommy the Cat” with Upright Bass

Wayne Brannon shared this video on the No Treble Facebook group, and it got my attention. “A little fun! From 1992, Primus appears as Bob Cock and His Yellow Socks for a jazzed up version of ‘Tommy The Cat’!” he wrote. Les Claypool’s bass line on the song is so iconic that hearing him take a different direction on the...

Primus Adds to Final 2018 Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Primus Adds to Final 2018 Tour Dates

After announcing the final batch of tour dates in support of their latest album, The Desaturating Seven, Primus has listened to the fans and added a handful more dates for the rest of the year. The band has been performing the album, which is based on a trippy goblin-themed children’s book, in full during their shows alongside classic tracks. Les...

Primus Announces Final “The Desaturating Seven” Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Primus Announces Final “The Desaturating Seven” Tour Dates

Primus has been pounding the pavement in support of their latest rainbow goblin-themed album, The Desaturating Seven, for the better part of a year, but Les Claypool says a new batch of dates this fall will mark the end of the tour cycle. “This will be the last Primus run for a bit as we will need to cool-out for...