Les Claypool is an anomaly of a musician, and we can honestly say that nobody quite plays or writes music like he does. So to celebrate his innovative and often abstract career, we've chosen 10 of our favorite Primus live performances from over the years to display the amazing talent that is Les Claypool. Besides, Primus sucks.
"My Name is Mud" live at Woodstock 1994:
"Tommy The Cat" Live at MTV Spring Break 1992:
...and 19 years later at Bonnaroo 2011:
"Wynona's Big Brown Beaver" live on David Letterman in 1995:
"Jerry Was a Racecar Driver" live on MTV's Halloween Party of 1991:
"Pudding Time" on Jimmy Kimmel Live in 2011:
"Lacquer Head" live from the 1999 Family Values Tour:
"John The Fisherman" live from the 2008 Outside Lands Festival"
"To Defy The Laws of Tradition" from a 1989 radio show:
"Kalamazoo" live in 1998 from Videoplasty:
Check out our recent cover story on Les: HERE