Friday Aug 22
Cape Cod Times
A rejuvenated Fishbone
No Doubt singer Gwen Stefani says they were "the band that gave us the inspiration to be a band."
Friday Aug 22
Bangor Daily News
Arcade Fire accept #IceBucketChallenge at Bangor show
The Ice Bucket Challenge craze to promote ALS awareness has shown no signs of slowing, and Arcade Fire multi-instrumentalist Richard Reed Parry is one of the latest participants.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Rush is a Band
Geddy Lee accepts Les Claypool's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
A couple of days ago , Primus bassist and Rush friend Les Claypool nominated Geddy Lee for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in this video .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
This Week Community News
Fischer's Fab Five
Columbus Recreation and Parks Rhythm on the River concerts will host legendary gospel music singer Mavis Staples at the Riverfront Amphitheater on Friday, Aug. 22. Staples began her career with the seminal musical family group the Staples Singers and has blazed her own trail in gospel, rhythm and blues and even jazz through her six decades as a ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Les Claypool & Dave Grohl Accept Ice Bucket Challenge
Unless you've been living under a rock, you're probably aware that the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has gone viral and has raised well over $10 million for the fight against ALS.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Drummer of 'Tool' Danny Carey to fill in for Primus in September
The band Primus will have a fill in drummer for some upcoming concert dates according to Rolling Stone .
Exclusive: Primus' Les Claypool Talks Woodstock '94, 20 Years Later
Twenty-five years after Woodstock set the tone for future rock festivals to come and arguably changed a generation, Gen X attempted to make lightning strike twice in Upstate New York with Woodstock '94.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Quick Hits: Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Primus / Tool, Becky G, John Mellencamp
Taylor Swift appeared on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday and confirmed reports that she'll perform at the 2014 MTV VMAs on Sunday, August 24. This will mark her fourth time as a performer on the awards show.
Tool's Danny Carey to Play With Primus in September
Tool drummer Danny Carey will sit in on a handful of Primus dates in September while the band's original drummer, Tim "Herb" Alexander, continues to recover from open heart surgery following a heart attack last month.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
In Session: Les Claypool's Duo De Twang to appear at The Intersection
Few musicians have had a career as prolific and diverse as Les Claypool, who in addition to fronting metal act Primus for three decades, released volumes of solo work, has worked as a producer, actor, and director, and even recorded the theme song for South Park.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Full Show Friday | Primus At Woodstock 1994
In 1994, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the legendary Woodstock Festival, the event's promoters threw another huge festival that brought many of the top acts of the day as well as a handful of bands that played the original Woodstock to a large field in Saugerties, NY.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Cliff Burton, Geddy Lee And Flea Named In Top Bass Poll [News]
Geddy Lee , Les CLaypool , Cliff Burton and Flea have been named in a poll of the best bassists ever.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Les Claypool Auctioning Off Pachyderm Bass For Charity
If you've always wanted to own a bass played by Primus front man Les Claypool , here's your chance.