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Les Claypool

Les Claypool

Real/full name:
Leslie Edward Claypool
Age:
52 (born Sep 29th, 1963)
Place of origin:
United States (Richmond, California)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Claypool was born September 29, 1963 in Richmond, California, but was raised in El Sobrante, California in a working class family with a history of working as auto mechanics. A close family friend, Rhys Hickman, taught him the basics of the slap bass technique, which he shortly mastered throughout his educational period. His early education included Collins Elementary School and De Anza High ...

Trivia

Not to be confused with Lester Claypool.

Duo de Twang

Guitars (2012-present)

Primus

Vocals (lead), Bass (1984-2000, 2003-present)

Blind Illusion

Bass (1979-1981, 1986-1988)

1988 The Sane Asylum Bass

Colonel Claypool's Bucket of Bernie Brains

Vocals, Bass (2002-2004)

Colonel Les Claypool's Fearless Flying Frog Brigade

Bass, Vocals, Percussion (2000-2004)

Jerry Cantrell

Bass (1998)

Les Claypool and the Holy Mackerel

Everything (1996)

Les Claypool's Fancy Band

Bass (2005-2008)

Oysterhead

Bass, Vocals (2000-2001)

Sausage

Bass (1994)

Buckethead

1999 Monsters and Robots Bass (tracks 2, 3, 5, 10, 12, 13), Vocals (track 3)

Hank Williams III

2011 Ghost to a Ghost / Gutter Town Bass (track 11\D1; track 19\D2)

Jerry Cantrell

1998 Boggy Depot Bass (tracks 11, 12)

Metallica

1998 Garage Inc. Banjo (track 10, disc 1)

Victor

1996 Victor Bass on track 9
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Added on: 2011-04-09 16:02:28 Last modified on: 2016-01-01 09:32:21
 
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