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  1. Think summer! Big-ticket concerts (Primus, Weird Al, Beach Boys) on the horizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Concord Monitor

    ... Ebell Theatre on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Les Claypool with Primus performs at The Tabernacle on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Atlanta. (Photo by Katie Darby/Invision/AP) The temperature is hovering ...

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  2. Cage Claypool Guests With Les Claypool Duo De TwangRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | JamBase

    ... ideo from Lucas Media Productions : On Saturday, Sam Bush sat in with Duo de Twang on "D's Diner." Next up for Les is Primus & The Chocolate Factory Spring Tour 2015 .

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  3. Chad Smith Sits-In with Les Claypool's Duo De TwangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | JamBase

    ... of the cover on the album, Four Foot Shack , released last year on ATO Records. Claypool will next appear with Primus , April 8 at the State Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota as part of the Primus & The Chocolate Factory tour. Tickets are available ...

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  4. Les Claypool brings his Duo De Twang to WinterWonderGrass SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Vail Daily News

    ... is all about "twanging" it up these days. While the bass player and singer is still performing double duty with Primus, Claypool's latest project is called Duo de Twang. Along with his friend Bryan Kehoe, Claypool puts on a laid-back, decidedly ...

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  5. Winter WonderGrass Fest returns to Avon Friday-SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Vail Daily News

    ... bands, plenty of local craft brews and even Les Claypool, the former lead singer of the heavy metal rock band Primus. More on how he fits in later. Vail resident John-Ryan Lockman has attended WinterWonderGrass from the beginning and said it's now ...

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  6. A musical snowglobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Vail Daily News

    ... bands, plenty of local craft brews and even Les Claypool, the former lead singer of the heavy metal rock band Primus. More on how he fits in later. Vail resident John-Ryan Lockman has attended WinterWonderGrass from the beginning and said it's now ...

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  7. Primus, Cake to headline All Good Music FestivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Martinsburg Journal

    Rock bands Primus, Cake and Moe are the headliners for the 18th annual All Good Music Festival, scheduled for July 9-11 at Berry Hill Farm in Summit Point. The lineup announced by festival organizers Tuesday also features 20 other bands.

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  8. Les Claypool's Duo De Twang @ The DepotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    Is it fair to label Duo de Twang as Primus Minus Drummer? Well, yeah-with Les Claypool, it's not like you don't know what you're getting. However, the veteran bassist/vocalist's new project with guitarist Bryan Kehoe-which began as a lark for a San Francisco bluegrass festival-is easily his most subtle: Duo de Twang's stripped-down acoustic guitar & bass approach puts a percussively alien-country twist on familiar songs from the Claypool canon as well as left-field covers .

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  9. Watch Drummers for the Police, Rush, Tool Make Jazzy JamRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RollingStone

    ... The musician has played with numerous guests over the years, including Ben Harper, Foo Fighters' Taylor Hawkins, Primus' Larry LaLonde and Les Claypool, System of a Down's Serj Tankian and Snoop Dogg in his reggae "Snoop Lion" guise. "I have some ...

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  10. Les Claypool's Duo De Twang will perform at Avalon Theatre on Friday, Feb. 20, atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Grand Junction Free Press

    ... Tickets cost $20-35. Duo De Twang is a country/bluegrass duo featuring Claypool, well-known as the bas guitarist for Primus, and Bryan Kehoe, M.I.R.V. guitarist. Lyle Lovett and his acoustic group will perform on Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7:30 p.m. ...

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  11. The Best Twin Cities Concerts This Weekend: 2/6-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | City Pages

    ... Featuring Appetite for Zaccardi (Guns N' Roses), Trompe Le Monde (The Pixies), Jailbreak! (Thin Lizzy), Frizzle Fry (Primus), and RuDeGiRL (The Clash) 7 p.m., $7-$9. Turf Club Beastface (CD Release Show) With Architectis Death Spiral, Rapedoor, and ...

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  12. Iron Maiden's Steve Harris Voted World's Greatest Bassist [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... (Iron Maiden) 2. Cliff Burton (Metallica) 3. Geddy Lee (Rush) 4. Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath) 5. Les Claypool (Primus) 6. Paul Gray (Slipknot) 7. Jaco Pastorius (Weather Report) 8. John Myung (Dream Theater) 9. Justin Chancellor (Tool) 10. Lemmy ...

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  13. Primus bringing Willy-Wonka inspired tour to Oklahoma City in May; tickets on sale TODAYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | NewsOK.com

    Thrash-funk band Primus is bringing of world of "Pure Imagination" to Oklahoma City with its "Primus and the Chocolate Factory" tour. The band's eighth studio album with be a full "funhouse mirror" cover of the soundtrack to the 1971 musical movie "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory."

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  14. Primus & The Chocolate Factory Coming to Hershey Theatre, 4/24Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    SLP Concerts are proud to announce a concert featuring Primus & The Chocolate Factory with The Fungi Ensemble on Friday, April 24 at 8:00 p.m. at Hershey Theatre. Tickets for this show are $37.35, $42.35, $47.35, $57.35 and $62.35 and are available at Hershey Theatre Box Office.

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  15. Primus concert announced for HersheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | PennLive.com

    Les Claypool with Primus performs at The Tabernacle on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Atlanta. The group will present a performance of their latest album, "Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble."

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  16. Primus brings two Chocolate Factory shows to the Civic Theatre, May 1 & 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | NOLA.com

    The virtuosic musical tricksters of Primus brought their latest folly, a tribute to the songs of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," to the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi at the end of 2014. During the second weekend of Jazz Fest, that psychedelic, confectionary weirdness is landing in New Orleans proper, with a two-night stand at the Civic Theatre on Friday and Saturday, May 1 and 2. "Primus and the Chocolate Factory," released in October 2014 on the A.T.O. label, marked the first full-length studio reunion of the core Primus lineup in nearly two decades.

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  17. Chocolate Bars and Oompa Loompas: Primus Set U.S. TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | RollingStone

    Primus will bring their psychedelic tribute to the movie Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory back to North America for a spring run. The band will offer its own brand of chocolate bars and Oompa Loompas first in Minneapolis on April 8th then across the states before ending on May 7th at Morrison, Colorado's Red Rocks.

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  18. Primus bringing Chocolate Factory tour to Stage AERead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... re available 10 a.m. Wednesday through 10 p.m. Thursday. Password "north." As it did on New Year's Eve, alt-rock band Primus will devote one set to performing the soundtrack to "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory."

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  19. Primus to perform 'Willy Wonka' album at Landmark Theatre in SyracuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Les Claypool, Larry "Ler" LaLonde and Tim "Herb" Alexander with Primus performs at The Tabernacle on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Atlanta. Primus performed a Wonka-themed concert on New Year's Eve 2013, which led to a recording of their reimagined versions released last year.

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  20. Tour Dates | Primus & The Chocolate Factory 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | JamBase

    Last year, Primus toured behind the studio version of Primus & The Chocolate Factory , Les Claypool & Co.' s version of the Charlie & The Chocolate Factory soundtrack.

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