Les Claypool

Les Claypool

Leslie Edward "Les" Claypool (born September 29, 1963) is an American musician and writer, best known as the lead vocalist and bassist in the band Primus. Claypool's playing style on the electric bass mixes tapping, flamenco-like strumming, whammy bar bends, and slapping.

Claypool has also self-produced and engineered his solo releases from his own studio, "Rancho Relaxo". 2006 saw the release of a full-length feature film Electric Apricot written and directed by Claypool as well as a debut novel South of the Pumphouse.

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South Of The Pumphouse - Plot Summary
... Ed, has left the small town of El Sobrante (the actual town where Claypool grew up) to go live in the town of Berkeley, California, the other, Earl, has stayed in the town and has become a regular meth addict ... Claypool fleetingly addresses the themes of racism and urban decay in his novel ... Les Claypool Studio albums Highball with the Devil Of Whales and Woe Of Fungi and Foe Filmography 5 Gallons of Diesel Fancy Electric Apricot Quest for Festeroo ...
Les Claypool - Equipment Used - Effects
... Claypool has used several different pre-amp distortion units during his career ... His distorted tone is heard most notably on the Primus song "My Name is Mud" ...
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... Les Claypool's Fancy Band was a lineup of musicians on tour with Les Claypool from 2005 to 2007 ... The band consisted of Claypool on bass, Skerik on tenor and baritone saxophone, Mike Dillon on vibraphone, marimba, tabla, cuíca and percussion, Gabby La La on sitar, ukulele and theremin and ... A variation of the Fancy Band is the "Fancy Trio" including Claypool, Skerik and Dillon ...

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