Frizzle Fry [Bonus Track]

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Primus' eccentric, dissonant blend of avant-rock, funk, punk, and thrash has inspired comparisons to everyone from Frank Zappa to Devo to the Red Hot Chili Peppers. But whatever comparison is made, the fact is that this trio has created strikingly original music. Frizzle Fry is sometimes a bit too self-indulgent for its own good, but in general, Les Claypool's willingness to experiment and his risk-taking nature come through the most. "Too Many Puppies," "To Defy the Laws of Tradition," and "Mr. Knowitall" are among the nutty, weird treasures that helped establish Primus as alternative rock heroes and make Frizzle Fry the classic that it is. [The 2002 Prawn Song reissue adds a medley of the Residents' "Hello Skinny" ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
Primus' eccentric, dissonant blend of avant-rock, funk, punk, and thrash has inspired comparisons to everyone from Frank Zappa to Devo to the Red Hot Chili Peppers. But whatever comparison is made, the fact is that this trio has created strikingly original music. Frizzle Fry is sometimes a bit too self-indulgent for its own good, but in general, Les Claypool's willingness to experiment and his risk-taking nature come through the most. "Too Many Puppies," "To Defy the Laws of Tradition," and "Mr. Knowitall" are among the nutty, weird treasures that helped establish Primus as alternative rock heroes and make Frizzle Fry the classic that it is. [The 2002 Prawn Song reissue adds a medley of the Residents' "Hello Skinny" and "Constantinople" as a bonus track.]~ Alex Henderson
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/23/2002
  • Label: Prawn Song
  • UPC: 822550000428
  • Catalog Number: 4
  • Sales rank: 21,450

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 To Defy the Laws of Tradition (6:41)
  2. 2 Groundhog's Day (4:58)
  3. 3 Too Many Puppies (3:57)
  4. 4 Mr. Knowitall (3:51)
  5. 5 Frizzle Fry (6:04)
  6. 6 John the Fisherman (3:37)
  7. 7 You Can't Kill Michael Malloy (0:25)
  8. 8 The Toys Go Winding Down (4:35)
  9. 9 Pudding Time (4:08)
  10. 10 Sathington Willoughby (0:24)
  11. 11 Spegetti Western (5:42)
  12. 12 Harold of the Rocks (6:17)
  13. 13 To Defy (0:38)
  14. 14 Hello Skinny/Constantinople (4:48)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Primus Primary Artist
Snap! Banjo, String Bass
Tim "Herb" Alexander Drums, Toy Organ
Les Claypool Electric Bass, Vocals, String Bass, Electric Upright Bass
Matthew Winegar Track Performer
Larry LaLonde Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar
Todd Huth Acoustic Guitar, Guitar
Technical Credits
Primus Producer
Snap! Illustrations
Mike Bordin Contributor
Stephen Marcussen Remastering
Matt Murman Engineer
Ron Rigler Engineer
Deanne Franklin Contributor
Paul Haggard Jacket Design
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