Mix magazine Primus 2015 Tour Gallery

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Mix magazine Primus 2015 Tour Gallery

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Aaron Harris, drum tech for Danny Carey

© Steve Jennings: Guitar tech Adrian Sanchez

© Steve Jennings: Guitar tech Adrian Sanchez

© Steve Jennings: The Avid D Show Profile console for monitors

© Steve Jennings

© Steve Jennings

© Steve Jennings

© Steve Jennings: Bass tech Ryan Becker handles Les Claypool’s rig, which comprises two API 7600 input modules, a Furman PL-Plus power conditioner and Shure UR4D+ dual wireless receiver. He has two Ampeg PR-410H bass cabinets.

© Steve Jennings: Danny Carey, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Danny Carey, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Danny Carey, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: According to monitor engineer Tomasz Gajewski: “Similar to Tim [Alexander]'s set, Danny's kit is miked with a compliment of Shure microphones.”

© Steve Jennings: Guitar tech Adrian Sanchez states that Larry LaLonde “uses three Orange Rockerverb ’50s guitar amps onstage with Shure ribbon KSM313s on the two outer amps and a SM57 for the center amp.”

© Steve Jennings: Guitarist Larry LaLonde’s pedalboard

© Steve Jennings: FOH engineer Jason Mills

© Steve Jennings: A Shure KSM 137 end-address condenser microphone is used on percussion instruments.

© Steve Jennings: Larry LaLonde, guitars

© Steve Jennings: Larry LaLonde, guitars

© Steve Jennings: Larry LaLonde, guitars

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: Les Claypool, bass and vocals

© Steve Jennings: According to monitor engineer Tomasz Gajewski, ““We have a package of Shure PSM 1000 that I use for the band and PSM 900 for the entire stage crew.”

© Steve Jennings: Bass tech Ryan Becker handles Les Claypool’s rig.

© Steve Jennings: A Shure SM7 dynamic mic on the batter side of Tim Alexander’s kick drum, pointed at the center of the head “to get as much sustain and a boom factor,” says monitor engineer Gajewski.

© Steve Jennings: Shure SM57s on Tim Alexander’s kick drums

© Steve Jennings: Hi-hats are miked with a Shure M81.

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander (left) and Danny Carey, drums and percussion

© Steve Jennings: Tim Solyan, drum tech for Tim "Herb" Alexander

© Steve Jennings: Tim Solyan, drum tech for Tim "Herb" Alexander

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander’s drum set

© Steve Jennings: Tim "Herb" Alexander’s drum set

© Steve Jennings: Monitor engineer Tomasz Gajewski uses Avid PQ controllers for submixing drums.

© Steve Jennings: Monitor engineer Tomasz Gajewski

Mix magazine presents Steve Jennings' exclusive photo gallery of Primus—Les Claypool, bass and vocals; Larry LaLonde, guitars; Tim "Herb" Alexander, drums and percussion; Danny Carey, drums and percussion—at the Fox Theater in Oakland, Calif., on New Year’s Eve in 2014.

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