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  1. Unique union of Claypool-Lennon Delirium is reason to smileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Examiner.com

    ... Oysterhead, the super group with Stewart Copeland of the Police and Trey Anastasio of Phish, and, of course, Primus. With Yoko Ono and John Lennon in his blood, it's no surprise Sean Lennon has never been short of musical experimentation himself, ...

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  2. Preview: Tool with PrimusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Best of New Orleans

    Tool and Primus are finally touring together, consummating the second strongest collective rock pining of the 1990s . Like drama-mask versions of one another - Maynard James Keenan can't smile; Les Claypool can't stop - the bass-throb deities ruled the learner's-permit subset of that decade like knowing overlords, defining the angst and absurdity of teenage affliction with eight albums between them.

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  3. Tool impressed at sold out Chaifetz Arena in Saint Louis FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    In town for a much anticipated sold out show on the campus of Saint Louis University the band is not touring in support of an album. Their last album 10,000 Days was released way back in 2006, but they have embarked on a month long major tour with fellow Prog-rockers Primus and Industrial metal newbies 3Teeth in tow.

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  4. Primus and Tool sold out the Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO on Jan. 20th, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Examiner.com

    The brisk January air bit at the anxious fans as they awaited patiently for the doors of the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo to open up. Temperatures were right around freezing, yet hundreds lined up to see headliners Tool and Primus perform live.

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  5. QOTSA's Josh Homme And Iggy Pop Have Secretly Recorded An Album! [News]Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... rial, including the never-performed-live track called ' Success .' In recent superstar collaboration, Les Claypool of Primus and John Lennon 's son Sean Lennon are also releasing an album, check out their debut single here .

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  6. Primus' Les Claypool and Sean Lennon Release Psychedelic Track, Announce New ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Guitar Player

    Primus bassist Les Claypool has teamed up with guitarist Sean Lennon for a new project dubbed the Claypool Lennon Delirium. The musical adventure began casually this past summer when Primus and Lennon's band, the Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, toured together.

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  7. Primus Mastermind Les Claypool Is Now In A Band With John Lennon's...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Primus bass champ Les Claypool has formed a new musical project with Sean Lennon , appropriately called The Claypool Lennon Delirium . Mr. Les and John Lennon 's son have "hit it off" during a joint summer 2015 tour, and have now proudly unveiled " Cricket and the Genie " as their first collaborative effort.

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  8. Listen to Les Claypool and Sean Lennon's New Power Duo, The Claypool Lennon Delirium's First SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Bass Player

    Les Claypool and Sean Lennon have teamed up to form a new power duo called The Claypool Lennon Delirium.The two rockers met during a 2015 summer tour that featured both Primus and Lennon's band Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger. "We had a few backstage, acoustic jamborees that I found interesting but when [Sean] sat in with us and melted our faces with his guitar during 'Southbound Pachyderm,' I realized that this fella had some chops," said Claypool in a statement.

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  9. Primus Mastermind Les Claypool Is In Now A Band With John Lennon's...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Primus bass champ Les Claypool has formed a new musical project with Sean Lennon , appropriately called The Claypool Lennon Delirium . Mr. Les and John Lennon 's son have "hit it off" during a joint summer 2015 tour, and have now proudly unveiled " Cricket and the Genie " as their first collaborative effort.

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  10. Residents doc Theory of Obscurity to screen at International HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... also includes interviews with such famous fans and collaborators as Penn Jillette, Simpsons creator Matt Groening, Primus' Les Claypool, and members of DEVO and Ween. Hardy hooked up with the band just in time for their 40th anniversary tour, during ...

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  11. Hear Les Claypool, Sean Lennon's Raw New Psych-Pop DuoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | RollingStone

    ... Family - making very real music. Below, you can hear the fruits of Lennon's latest collaboration: a new venture with Primus leader and bass virtuoso Les Claypool called the Claypool Lennon Delirium. The group's debut track is the raw, proggy ...

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  12. Tool with Primus and 3Teeth at Sprint CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Examiner.com

    Tool along with Primus and 3Teeth will be rocking the Sprint Center , located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, when they bring their US 2016 tour to town. The band has promised this tour would be an "unparalleled sonic and visual experience."

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  13. Skip the Club and Head to These Rad Concerts on New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | 7x7

    ... outfits. Here's the entire set from the aforementioned banana-themed concert: Legendary San Francisco band Primus will perform its 1995 breakthrough album Pork Soda in its entirety for the first time ever. That's a big freakin' deal - the kind of ...

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  14. Primus front man Les Claypool revisits the past on New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | SFGate

    Primus is going back in time to ring in the new year. For its annual holiday concert, the classic lineup of the San Francisco experimental rock trio - bassist Les Claypool , guitarist Larry LaLonde and drummer Tim "Herb" Alexander - is revisiting 1993, the year it crashed the Billboard Top 10 and headlined Lollapalooza.

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  15. James Hetfield's Top 10 Guest Appearances [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... everything, but everyone also feels free to to explore other things." Anyhow, here goes... Fun fact: Les Claypool of Primus auditioned for 'Tallica after Cliff Burton 's death. This song features both James and Les. Papa Het enters at 1:13. Did not ...

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  16. Heavy metal favorites schedule Houston concertRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    The band, which is reportedly finishing up its first new album since 2006's well-received "10,000 Days," will be joined by bass-friendly band Primus and 3Teeth at the Toyota Center show. Tool has played new music live recently and the band is said to be very high on the material that could be coming to fans' ears in 2016.

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  17. Tool's Adam Jones on 2016 Tour, Album Progress, 'Amazing' New SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | RollingStone

    Tool's Adam Jones discusses the group's upcoming tour with Primus, the band's new song "Descending" and the new album. Adam Jones knows what Tool fans want.

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  18. Primus Premiere Psychedelic Video for New Single "Candyman" | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Guitar Player

    Les Claypool is always pushing the boundaries of bass and taking his music to new levels of greatness and weirdness. The recent Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble album puts a slow, upright-slathered, and distinctly Les spin on the psychedelic flavor of the Leslie Bricusse/Anthony Newley soundtrack to the 1971 classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory .

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  19. Watch the Exclusive Premiere of Primus' "Candyman" Music Video Only on BassPlayer.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Bass Player

    Les Claypool is always pushing the boundaries of bass and taking his music to new levels of greatness...and weirdness. The recent Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble puts a slow, upright-slathered, and distinctly Les spin on the psychedelic flavor of the Leslie Bricusse/Anthony Newley soundtrack to the 1971 classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.

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  20. Tool announce 2016 tour with Primus; Puscifer made a new video & on tour nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Tool are heading out on tour in early 2016, and they'll be joined by another long-running eccentric alt-metal band, Primus . It's their first major tour since 2014, and so far only 8 dates have been announced, which will take them through some west coast and southern cities, with the implication of more to come.

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