- Name: Les Claypool
- Born: 09/29/1963 (57 years old)
- Occupation: Musician, singer, songwriter, producer, author, director, actor
- Website: www.lesclaypool.com
Leslie Edward Claypool (born September 29, 1963) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, author, director, and actor. He is best known as the founder, lead singer, bassist, primary songwriter, and only continuous member of the funk metal band Primus. His playing style on the bass is well known for mixing tapping, flamenco-like strumming, whammy bar bends, and slapping.
Birth Name: Leslie Edward Claypool
Alias: Colonel Claypool
Genre: Alternative metal, funk metal, progressive rock, experimental rock, thrash metal
Birth Place: Richmond, California, U.S.
Les Claypool quotes :
I liked the name Frog Brigade because it lent itself to a lot of cool imagery with the whole frog thing.Les Claypool