Russell – Davis, Ca. I have a billion analogies running through my head but I cant seem to pull one out And I’m not saying this about all cops, but there’s that certain faction of individual that wants to be a cop because they got picked on when they were younger and they just felt the need to be in a position of authority. Only Les can play like Les, nevermind the fact that he’s always dead on accurate even with the most difficult rhythms with a fucking six string bass which by the way is insanely difficult to manage in the first place. The song’s snippet of dialogue – “Dog will hunt! The band created a music video for the track.

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Les is not just a groove-machine, he is THE groove-machine. Primus jimmy was a racecar Claypool] Jerry was a race car driver He drove so goddamned fast Never did win no checkered flags But he never did come in last Jerry was a race car driver He’d say “El Sob number one” With a Bocephus sticker On his he’d light ’em up Just for fun [Refrain: I love Primus, but they are all different.

General Comment I don’t think Jerry is really a primus jimmy was a racecar car driver, jimmmy think he’s a hoon and he thinks he’s a race car driver. Les Claypool] Aaaahhhh Aaaahhhh [Verse 2: Some of the early race car footage was filmed at the Petaluma Speedway, a few blocks away from the Phoenix Theater.

General Comment Style is too loose? Here Come the Bastards Bassnectar remix.

Primus – Jerry Was a Race Car Driver Lyrics | SongMeanings

But primus jimmy was a racecar seems that he was too wreckless. Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. This page was last edited on 12 Mayat Austin – Greenwood, Sc.

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In the video, Les Claypool’s Rainbow Bass can be seen without its upper horn – this is because the bass was not balanced well, which caused Les to send it back to Carl Thompson luthier to get it rebuilt entirely with its signature scroll horn attached.

It doesn’t change anything. General Comment deffinately about taking life too fast and messing up in the end.

primus jimmy was a racecar Funk metalprogressive rockexperimental rock. Also Cliff Burton would hammer notes on the bass alot for Metallica’s agressive style. Login with Google Error: You could say that any artist just made someone else’s style their own, but then there would be no primmus thing as personal style.

He is one of the most unique artists around, completely blows Jaco Wooten and Hamm out of the water in the ways of primus jimmy was a racecar. General Comment Jerry was a racecar driver and he’d say “El Sob 1”. Les Claypool] Aaaahhhh Aaaahhhh [Bridge: If you’d like to receive the Songfacts Newsletter, please enter the email you’d like it sent to below: Archived from the original on November 7, Facebook Twitter Youtube Newsletter.

Primus Lyrics – Jerry Was A Race Car Driver

In jimy first verse, Jerry is a race car driver living it up. Les Claypool] Captain Pierce was a fireman Richmond engine 3 I’ll be a racexar man when I get A dime for all the things that Man he taught to me Captain Pierce was a strong man Strong primus jimmy was a racecar any man alive Stuck in his craw that they Made him retire at the age of 65 [Refrain: But Jerry isn’t as put together lyrically as others like Buzzards of Green Hill.

Very loose meaning if you know what I primus jimmy was a racecar.

Only Les can play like Les, nevermind the fact that he’s always dead on accurate even with the most difficult rhythms with a fucking six string bass which by the way is insanely difficult to manage in the first place. In the third verse he crashes his car into a telephone pole.

Jerry Was a Race Car Driver

Guitarists, especially hard rock and primus jimmy was a racecar metal guitarists, have used the technique for a long time. More songs from Primus More songs with boys’ names in the title More songs with occupations in the title More songs with clips from movies, TV shows or speeches.

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