As plans are underway for the first album since the 1999 release of “Antipop“, [lastfm]Primus[/lastfm] embarks on a headlining tour along with a handful of tracks from tour rehearsals at the [lastfm]Primus[/lastfm] Headquarters in San Rafael, California.
Percussionist Jay Lane left his collaborative project with [lastfm]Phil Lesh [/lastfm]in March of this year to return to [lastfm]Primus[/lastfm].
[pullquote quote=”I haven’t rehearsed a band this hard since Frog Brigade decided to perform Pink Floyd’s epic Animals album. Having Jay back in the band has rejuvenated our excitement for Primus ” credit=”Les Claypool”]
In May, [lastfm]Primus[/lastfm] announced a new tour correlating with this announcement, the [lastfm]Primus[/lastfm] website was updated with an animation of an elevator and a sign reading, “PRIMUS WILL BE WITH YOU SHORTLY.”
The EP (available on the official website) includes new recordings of “Pudding Time”, “American Life”, “Duchess and the Proverbial Mind Spread” and “Harold of the Rocks” and feature Jay Lane on drums.