progressive rock The Best Primus Albums of All Time  

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Primus is widely regarded as one of the best alternative rock bands. List of the best Primus albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Primus discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Primus albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Primus singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Primus album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Primus album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

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Frizzle Fry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Frizzle Fry 1990

1. To Defy the Laws of Tradition
2. Groundhog's Day
3. Too Many Puppies
4. Mr. Knowitall
5. Frizzle Fry
6. John the Fisherman
7. You Can't Kill Michael Malloy
8. The Toys Go Winding Down
9. Pudding Time
10. Sathington Willoughby
11. Spegetti Western
12. Harold of the Rocks
13. To Defy

141 32
Sailing the Seas of Cheese is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Sailing the Seas of Cheese 1991

1. Seas of Cheese
2. Here Come the Bastards
3. Sgt. Baker
4. American Life
5. Jerry Was a Race Car Driver
6. Eleven
7. Is It Luck?
8. Grandad's Little Ditty
9. Tommy the Cat
10. Sathington Waltz
11. Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers
12. Fish On (Fisherman Chronicles, Chapter II)
13. Los Bastardos

128 29
Pork Soda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Pork Soda 1993

1. Pork Chop's Little Ditty
2. My Name Is Mud
3. Welcome to This World
4. Bob
5. DMV
6. The Ol' Diamondback Sturgeon (Fisherman's Chronicles, Part 3)
7. Nature Boy
8. Wounded Knee
9. Pork Soda
10. The Pressman
11. Mr. Krinkle
12. The Air Is Getting Slippery
13. Hamburger Train
14. Pork Chop's Little Ditty
15. Hail Santa

88 36
Tales From the Punchbowl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Tales From the Punchbowl 1995

1. Professor Nutbutter's House of Treats
2. Mrs. Blaileen
3. Wynona's Big Brown Beaver
4. Southbound Pachyderm
5. Space Farm
6. Year of the Parrot
7. Hellbound 17½ (Theme From)
8. Glass Sandwich
9. Del Davis Tree Farm
10. De Anza Jig
11. On the Tweek Again
12. Over the Electric Grapevine
13. Captain Shiner

35 5
The Desaturating Seven is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
The Desaturating Seven 2017

1. The Valley
2. The Seven
3. The Trek
4. The Scheme
5. The Dream
6. The Storm
7. The Ends?

76 34
Green Naugahyde is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Green Naugahyde 2011

1. Prelude to a Crawl
2. Hennepin Crawler
3. Last Salmon Man
4. Eternal Consumption Engine
5. Tragedy's a' comin'
6. Eyes of the Squirrel
7. Jilly's on Smack
8. Lee Van Cleef
9. Moron TV
10. Green Ranger
12. Extinction Burst
13. Salmon Men

76 38
Brown Album is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Brown Album 1997

1. The Return of Sathington Willoughby
2. Fisticuffs
3. Golden Boy
4. Over the Falls
5. Shake Hands with Beef
6. Camelback Cinema
7. Hats Off
8. Puddin' Taine
9. Bob's Party Time Lounge
10. Duchess and the Proverbial Mind Spread
11. Restin' Bones
12. Coddingtown
13. Kalamazoo
14. The Chastising of Renegade
15. Arnie

72 46
Antipop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Antipop 1999

1. Intro
2. Electric Uncle Sam
3. Natural Joe
4. Lacquer Head
5. The Antipop
6. Eclectic Electric
7. Greet the Sacred Cow
8. Mama Didn't Raise No Fool
9. Dirty Drowning Man
10. Ballad of Bodacious
11. Power Mad
12. The Final Voyage of the Liquid Sky
13. Coattails of a Dead Man

14 12
Primus & the Chocolate Factory... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Primus Albums of All Time
Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble 2014

1. Hello Wonkites
2. Candy Man
3. Cheer Up Charlie
4. Golden Ticket
5. Lermaninoff
6. Pure Imagination
7. Oompa Augustus
8. Semi-Wondrous Boat Ride
9. Oompa Violet
10. I Want It Now
11. Oompa Veruca
12. Wonkmobile
13. Oompa TV
14. Farewell Wonkites