Primus The Whamola Is Like The Sasquach
Les Claypool Pure Imagination
Les Claypool is one of the few popular players of the Whamola, a type of instrument similar to a gutbucket/washtub bass.
Les Claypool composed and performed the opening songs to both "South Park" and "Robot Chicken".
One of the bassists to audition for Metallica, following Cliff Burton's death in 1986 was Kirk Hammett's friend Les Claypool (Primus, Blind Illusion), but he was rejected for playing too well. This was confirmed in an episode of VH1: Behind the Music.
Musician, singer-songwriter, producer, author, director, actor
Born: 29th September, 1963, Richmond, CA
Height: 6' 2" (188 cm)
Claim to Fame: Primus
Leslie Edward "Les" Claypool (born September 29, 1963) is an American musician and writer, best known as the bassist and lead vocalist of the band Primus. Claypool's playing style on the electric bass mixes tapping, flamenco-like strumming, whammy bar bends, and slapping. Wikipedia
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