Primus – 12/31/2014 – Oakland, CA


Primus
2014-12-31
Uber Drum Spectacular
Fox Theater
Oakland, CA

Set 1:

Les Claypool – Bass
Larry Lalonde – Guitar
Tim Alexander – Drums

01. Intro
02. Seas of Cheese
03. John the Fisherman
04. Toys Go Winding Down
05. Frizzle Fry
06. Over the Falls
07. Lee Van Cleef
08. Jilly’s on Smack
09. Tree Story
10. Del Davis Tree Farm
11. The Heckler

-“Cocaine Blues” tease before Lee Van Cleef

Set 2:

Les Claypool – Bass
Larry Lalonde – Guitar
Tim Alexander – Drums
Danny Carey – Drums

01. Those Damned Blue. Collar Tweekers
02. Last Salmon Man
03. Southbound Pachyderm
04. Too Many Puppies > Aenima > Aenima
05. Eleven
06. Band Intro
07. My Name Is Mud
08. Jerry Was a Racecar Driver
09. Star Spangled Banner – NYE Countdown
10. Hot For Teacher* (Van Halen cover)
11. Moby Dick (Led Zepplin cover)
12. Encore Break
13. American Life
14. Here Come The Bastards

*with Bob C. Cock on vocals

Source: CSB’s > Tascam DR07mkII Portable Stereo Digital Recorder @ 16bit48khz
Recorded, tracked, and uploaded by RockTheMullet

Recorded front and center, right on the barricade. You’re going to hear some…interesting…comments from my drunk friend who was next time me, particularly in Set 2. Sorry. Otherwise, I think it should be a pretty clear recording. It all sounded solid while I tracked it. Enjoy!

I don’t feel like doing a whole “write up,” but damn, what a great show. The 1st set was one of the best 1st sets I’ve seen them do and I finally got to see them do the Heckler live! It was amazing to see Tim and Danny drumming together. I don’t know how it will come across just through the recording, since you can’t see who is doing what parts, but seeing them go back and forth and play in unison was great. Tim had a huge smile on his face the whole night. Also, during Bastards, Tim got up from his drumset, went to Ler’s mic, and thanked everyone for the support “while he was down.” I’ve never seen/heard of Tim talking at a show, so that was a special moment. So thanks Tim!

Photos by Jay Blakesberg

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Primus – 11/07/2014 – Cincinnati, OH

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Primus
November 7, 2014
Taft Theatre
Cincinnati, OH

Set 1
01 Intro
02 Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers
03 Last Salmon Man
04 The Heckler
05 American Life
06 Over The Falls
07 Lee Van Cleef
08 My Name Is Mud
09 Over The Electric Grapevine

Set 2
01 Hello Wonkites
02 Candy Man
03 Cheer Up Charlie
04 Golden Ticket
05 Lermaninoff
06 Pure Imagination
07 Oompa Augustus
08 Semi-Wondrous Boat Ride
09 Oompa Violet
10 I Want It Now
11 Oompa Veruca
12 Wonkamobile
13 Oompa TV
14 Farewell Wonkites

Encore:
15 Groundhog’s Day
16 Duchess And The Proverbial Mind Spread
17 Here Come The Bastards

Set 2, Duchess, and Bastards included the Fungi Ensemble

source: Schoeps mk41 (DINa/FOB) > kcy > Sonosax SX-M2/LS2 > Sony M10 (24/48)

Photos via Funk It

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Primus – 10/31/2014 – New York, NY

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Primus
2014-10-31
New York, NY
Beacon Theatre

Set I:
01) American Life
02) John the Fisherman
03) The Last Salmon Man
04) Frizzle Fry
05) Jilly’s on Smack
06) My Name is Mud
07) Jerry Was A Race Car Driver
08) Over the Electric Grapevine

Set II:
09) Hello Wonkites
10) Candy Man
11) Cheer Up Charlie
12) Golden Ticket
13) Lermaninoff
14) Pure Imagination
15) Oompa Augustus
16) Semi-Wondrous Boat Ride
17) Oompa Violet
18) I Want It Now
19) Oompa Veruca
20) Wonkamobile
21) Oompa TV
22) Farewell Wonkites

Encore:
23) Too Many Puppies >
Hello Skinny >
Too Many Puppies
24) Duchess and the Proverbial Mind Spread
25) Here Come the Bastards

– Fungi Ensemble sat in for the entire second set, Duchess and Bastards

MBHO KA200N (dina) > Naiant Tinybox > Sony PCM-M10

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Primus – 12/31/2013 – Oakland, CA

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Primus with the Frog Brigade Ensemble
2013-12-31
Primus and the Chocolate Factory New Year’s Eve 2013
Fox Theater – Oakland, CA

Set1

01. YYZ > John the Fisherman
02. Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers
03. Groundhog’s Day
04. Over the Falls
05. Lee Van Cleef
06. Jilly’s On Smack
07. Mr. Krinkle
08. Over the Electric Grapevine
09. Jerry Was a Race Car Driver

Set 2

01. Main Title *
02. The Candy Man *
03. Cheer Up, Charlie *
04. (I’ve Got A) Golden Ticket *
05. Pure Imagination *
06. Oompa Loompa #1 *
07. The Wondrous Boat Ride *
08. Oompa Loompa #2 *
09. I Want It Now *, @
10. Oompa Loompa #3 *
11. Wonkamobile, Wonkavision *
12. Oompa Loompa #4 *
13. End Title (Pure Imagination) *
14. NYE Countdown
15. Here Come the Bastards *
16. Southbound Pachyderm
17. Harold of the Rocks

Encore

18. NYE Banter
19. Duchess and the Proverbial Mind Spread *
20. My Name is Mud

* With Skerik and Mike Dillon
@ With Larry LaLonde on vocals

Source Info CSB’s (filter) Tascam DR07mkII Portable Stereo Digital Recorder @ 16bit48khz
NOTE Thank you TopHatTapes for lending me the mics!
Taped by RockTheMullet

Recorded from front row, stage left, directly in front of Les. I got on to the floor right before Primus started, so the first track doesn’t sound great because I was getting the mics situated. After that, it sounds pretty good I think. The 2nd set sounds a lot better than the first set, mostly because the guy who was screaming throughout Set 1 (you’ll know who I am talking about) moved after Set 1.
The band sounded great and they really put a lot of work in to the Wonka set. They made the songs their own. I hope they record a studio version of the songs.

Band:
Les Claypool – Bass
Larry LaLonde – Guitar
Tim Alexander – Drums

with the Frog Brigade Ensemble:
Skerik – Saxaphone
Mike Dillon – Percussion

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Primus – 12/31/2012 – San Francisco, CA

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Primus
12/31/2012
The Warfield
San Francisco, CA

Set I:

Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers
The Last Salmon Man
Golden Boy
The Pressman
Tragedy’s a’ Comin’
Les Speaks!
Hats Off
Costume Contest
Mrs. Blaileen
My Name is Mud

Set II:

Extinction Burst
Wynona’s Big Brown Beaver
Fisticuffs
Seas of Cheese
Mr. Krinkle
Jilly’s on Smack
John the Fisherman
Sgt. Baker
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!
Frankenstein
Electric Funeral
Tommy the Cat >
The Awakening >
Tommy the Cat

Encore:

HOINFODAMAN
Harold of the Rocks

Zoom H4n(internal mics) 16/44.1

Eq and De-clip with iZotope RX

Recored and Uploaded by IAMHAMMERED aka BIGT

 

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Primus – 10/31/2012 – Atlanta, GA

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2012-10-31
The Tabernacle
Atlanta, GA

Set 1:
01.Intro
02.American Life
03.Dirty Drowning Man
04.Les Talk
05.Moron TV
06.Southbound Pachyderm
07.Over the Falls
08.Lee Van Cleef
09.Spegetti Western
10.Wynona’s Big Brown Beaver
11.Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers

Set 2:
12.Hamburger Train
13.Del Davis Tree Farm
14.Glass Sandwich
15.Jilly’s on Smack
16.On the Tweek Again
17.My Name Is Mud
18.The Heckler
19.Extinction Burst
20.Harold of the Rocks

21.Encore Break

22.Tommy the Cat > The Awakening > Tommy the Cat->
23.Too Many Puppies > Hello Skinny > Too Many Puppies

Source Info: Squid Audio omnidirectional mics> zoom h1 recorder (low cut-on, auto level off) @ 24bit48khz

Recorded from front row center, mics clipped to hat, pointed directly at the drum kit. This recording is somewhat lacking up-front vocals, because the vocals were run through the p.a. system. What you hear on this recording is primarily the equipment on the stage,without benefit of the p.a. system. Also (because I was front-row on the barrier) you get a few screamers, clappers, etc every now and then. I recall a balloon bouncing off one of the mics during Southbound Pachyderm. It happened again later in another song, though I don’t remember which

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Primus – 05/20/2011 – Gulf Shores, AL

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Primus
2011-05-20
Surf Style Stage
Hangout Music Fest
Gulf Shores, Alabama

One Set:

01. Intro
02. Groundhog’s Day
03. Dutchess And The Proverbial Mind Spread
04. The Last Salmon Man
05. Tommy The Cat>The Awakening>Tommy The Cat
06. Over The Falls
07. Seas Of Cheese
08. Jilly’s On Smack
09. Green Ranger
10. My Name Is Mud
11. Jerry Was A Race Car Driver
12. Harold Of The Rocks

Source: DPA4061 (Binural) > Korg MR1 (24/48)
Recorded by: Daniel Kopp
Taped & Transferred by: Daniel Kopp

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Primus – 05/19/2011 – Indianapolis, IN

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Primus
May 19, 2011
Murat Theatre
Indianapolis, Indiana

Total time: 97:29

01. Intro
02. Here Come the Bastards
03. Those Damn Blue-Collar Tweekers
04. Duchess and the Proverbial Mind Spread
05. Last Salmon Man
06. American Life
07. Seas of Cheese
08. new song
09. John the Fisherman
10. Jam
11. Eleven
12. My Name is Mud
13. Cygnus 1 tease -> Harold of the Rocks
14. Encore break
15. new song
16. Jerry Was A Race Car Driver

Source: Sound Professionals CMC-08s->SP-SB11(no bass roll-off)->Edirol R09HR->
Taper: ironchef

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Primus – 11/17/1993 – Dallas, TX

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PRIMUS
The Bomb Factory
Dallas, TX.
11/17/1993

01. Jerry was a Racecar Driver
02. Bob
03. My Name is Mud
04. Those Damned Blue Collar Tweekers
05. Frizzle Fry
06. Seas of Cheese > Pork Soda
07. The Air is Getting Slippery
08. Spaghetti Western
09.Harold of the Rocks
10. Nature Boy
11. DMV

ENCORE:
12. Toys Go Winding Down > Pudding Time
13. Here Come the Bastards
14. Fish On Intro > Tommy the Cat

SBD/REMASTERED, Transfered, Tracked & Seeded By:  Michael Wilker

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