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Primus Auctioning Festival-Played Fenders for Charity
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Primus Auctioning Festival-Played Fenders for Charity

Primus faced a dilemma last week at the Sick New World Festival in Las Vegas. The band’s gear was stranded in a snowstorm. Les Claypool and Larry LaLonde didn’t think twice – they ran to the nearest guitar shop and bought a pair of matching Fender instruments. Now, they’re auctioning the Fender guitars to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Primus, Puscifer, and A Perfect Circle Announce the “Sessanta E.P.P.P.”
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Primus, Puscifer, and A Perfect Circle Announce the “Sessanta E.P.P.P.”

One of the most anticipated tours of 2024 is the Sessanta tour, which will feature A Perfect Circle, Primus, and Puscifer all on one stage to celebrate singer Maynard James Keenan’s 60th birthday. Now the groups have revealed that they’ve made an album together.

Primus and Coheed and Cambria Announce Summer Tour
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Primus and Coheed and Cambria Announce Summer Tour

Primus is teaming up with Coheed and Cambria for a co-headlining summer tour to see the groups playing 25 shows between June and August. The tour will also have support from Fishbone, Guerilla Toss, and Too Many Zooz.

Primus, Puscifer, and A Perfect Circle Announce Final “Sessanta” Tour Dates
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Primus, Puscifer, and A Perfect Circle Announce Final “Sessanta” Tour Dates

In 2014, three legendary bands came together for a one-night celebration of Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan’s 50th birthday. That event, called “Cinquanta,” has expanded into a fully fledged tour for 2024, which will mark the singer’s 60th birthday.

Primus with Danny Carey, Justin Chancellor, and Troy Van Leeuwen: Ænima
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Primus with Danny Carey, Justin Chancellor, and Troy Van Leeuwen: Ænima

If you missed the special benefit concert Primus threw for Jimmy Hayward, you missed a special night of music. Here’s Les Claypool, Danny Carey, Justin Chancellor, and Troy Van Leeuwen performing Tool’s classic track “Ænima.”

Primus and Tool Members Join Forces for Benefit Concert
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Primus and Tool Members Join Forces for Benefit Concert

Les Claypool and Primus have announced a special benefit concert for April 17th at The Belasco in Los Angeles to support their friend, film director Jimmy Hayward, who is undergoing cancer treatment.

Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, Matt Stone, and Primus: Closer to the Heart
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Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, Matt Stone, and Primus: Closer to the Heart

On August 10th, Primus performed at Red Rocks as part of the 25th anniversary celebration of South Park. There was a big surprise: Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson took the stage and performed “Closer to the Heart” with Matt Stone and the band.

Primus: Follow The Fool
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Primus: Follow The Fool

The latest Primus EP, “Conspiranoid,” featured just three tracks, but each one was a slam dunk for fans of the band. Les Claypool and the gang have just released a music video for “Follow The Fool.”

Primus: Xanadu (Live in St. Augustine)
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Primus: Xanadu (Live in St. Augustine)

Primus, as I’m sure you know, is currently on tour performing Rush’s “A Farewell to Kings” in its entirety. Here’s a glimpse into the tour, thanks to this fan-shot video of the band performing “Xanadu.”

Geddy Lee Weighs In On Primus’ Rush Tribute Tour
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Geddy Lee Weighs In On Primus’ Rush Tribute Tour

Primus has been paying homage to the classic Rush album A Farewell to Kings by playing it in its entirety during their “A Tribute To Kings” tour. Geddy Lee finally got to witness the show and weighed in on the performance.

New Primus EP, “Conspiranoid”, Now Available
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New Primus EP, “Conspiranoid”, Now Available

Primus is currently on the road paying tribute to Rush, but they’ve also made time to create their own music. Les Claypool revealed a new EP was on the way, and now “Conspiranoid” is out on all streaming platforms.

Primus Releases Details and 11-Minute Song from Upcoming EP
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Primus Releases Details and 11-Minute Song from Upcoming EP

Recently we shared the news that a new Primus EP was on the way, and now Les Claypool and the gang have revealed more details about it including the epic 11-minute opening track.