Les Claypool Talks Old Shoes, Motor Homes & Safety Nets

Isola, Gregory
August 2004
Bass Player;Aug2004, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p36
Presents an interview with bass guitarist Les Claypool, who is on a concert tour with the band Primus. Claypool's other musical projects; His views on the bass tones found on the album produced by his band Colonel Claypool's Bucket of Bernie Brains; Difference between playing onstage and recording in a studio; His thoughts about playing again with Primus.


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