Q&A with Primus

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by glocke1, May 25, 2022.


  1. glocke1

    glocke1 Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2002
    PA
    Going to see Primus for the Farewell to Kings tribute tonight.

    I drunk purchased the ticket that allows for a Q&A with the band.

    I've got no pressing questions to ask of Les...Anyone need any questions answered?
     
  2. Saw that tour last September….you will love it.

    JB
     
  3. el murdoque

    el murdoque

    Mar 10, 2013
    Germany
    While being a big fan of Les, I also have no questions.
     
  4. rufus.K

    rufus.K

    Oct 18, 2015
    SoCal
    Shoe size.
    Favourite type of smoothie.
    Best place to shop for stage clothes.
    EV or Gas
    Best bass for metal.
    Best rider clause for green room
     
  5. Killing Floor

    Killing Floor Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2020
    Austin, TX
    What’s it like to work with Cartman?
     
  6. fu22ba55

    fu22ba55 Supporting Member

    Apr 16, 2009
    Does tonewood exist?
    Do high-mass bridges matter?
    Nitro vs Poly?
    Tube vs SS?
    Steel or nickel strings?

    Anything else that will divide the room into warring camps.
     
  7. David Demby

    David Demby

    May 5, 2015
    Last fish caught?
     
  8. Spirit of Ox

    Spirit of Ox Supporting Member

    Feb 2, 2012
    Chelsea Mass
    Ask him about what was like for him to sit down with Geddy Lee and get a hands on tutorial for YYZ by the man himself. I know he talked briefly about it in an interview but it would be cool to hear him talk about it live.
     
  9. bigjames

    bigjames Player of Smooth Lines

    I saw Primus maybe 25 years ago in a small venue in Vancouver, it was awesome.
     
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  10. InhumanResource

    InhumanResource Supporting Member

    Dec 28, 2012
    Bucks County, PA
    Weight?
     
  11. Wanker_Joe

    Wanker_Joe

    Sep 26, 2017
    Also, any general fishing tips/questions. That's the important stuff right there.
     
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  12. WG Plum

    WG Plum Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2021
    Seattle
    Best fishing trip, toughest catch.
     
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  13. Mister Molina

    Mister Molina Mister Molina

    Apr 5, 2020
    México
    If you mod a bass can you charge extra for the upgrades when you sell it?
     
  14. What's the airspeed of an African swallow carrying a coconut?
     
  15. WG Plum

    WG Plum Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2021
    Seattle
    Ask what his takes on mayo and shaved squirrels are.
     
  16. JuanB

    JuanB

    Feb 20, 2010
    Beat me to it.
     
  17. groovaholic

    groovaholic The louder the better. Supporting Member

    Sep 19, 2004
    Mount Prospect, IL
    Well, if you want to get thrown out of the venue before they even play a note...

    Represent the TalkBass zeitgeist and ask him why he switched from an all-tube Mesa 400+ to a pair of Mesa D-800 when Class AB amps are so much better than "digital" amps, then simultaneously ignore & argue with his answer...:dead:

    Bonus points if you repeatedly point out that the Bass 400+ has 400 "tube watts" and now he needs 1600 "digital" watts to replace it.

    Sarcasm aside; I wonder if players like Les (i.e. a player who got known for having a quirky style) ever feel typecast - like their fans would balk if they just locked with the drums and grooved for an hour or so...
     
    Last edited: May 25, 2022
  18. DanGroove

    DanGroove

    Apr 27, 2017
    Texas
    Can you asked him if he is going to go out on tour with Tom Waits again before the man dies? My favorite artist toured with my one of myfavorite bass players playing for him a few years ago and I found out about it after the fact. Really kicking myself over that.
     
  19. Should I fire the drummer?
     
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  20. CaptObvious

    CaptObvious Supporting Member

    Feb 14, 2019
    Chicagoland, USA
    This thread is why I read Talk Bass. Nice work men.

    (OK I am sure there are women here, but let's face it, TB is a sausage fest)
     
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