Primus and Mastodon are on tour together now, having played the NYC area twice this past weekend: Friday (6/1) at Asbury Park’s Convention Center (moved from Stone Pony Summer Stage due to weather) and Sunday (6/3) at the Ford Amphitheater @ Coney Island Boardwalk. We caught the Coney Island show, where Primus played last year’s The Desaturating Seven start to finish along with a handful of other songs, and Mastodon played a large chunk of last year’s Emperor of Sand plus older faves. Pictures (including shots of openers All Them Witches) are in the gallery above. Primus and Mastodon’s setlists and some videos are below.

After this tour, Mastodon will hit the road with another classic alternative band, Dinosaur Jr, and they just added Port Chester, NY and Silver Spring, MD shows to that tour. Tickets for Port Chester and Silver Spring are on BrooklynVegan presale now (password = BrooklynVegan).

Mastodon Setlist (via)
Sultan’s Curse
Crystal Skull
Ancient Kingdom
Black Tongue
Ember City
Toe to Toes
Sleeping Giant
Show Yourself
Precious Stones
Roots Remain
Ghost of Karelia
Mother Puncher

Primus Setlist (via)
Too Many Puppies (>)
Sgt. Baker (Too Many Puppies reprise)
Golden Boy
Mr. Knowitall
Frizzle Fry (Cygnus X-1 tease)

The Desaturating Seven
The Valley
The Seven
The Trek
The Scheme
The Dream
The Storm
The Ends?

Nature Boy
Welcome to This World
My Name Is Mud (preceded by “Professor Nutbutter’s House of Treats@ tease; >)
Jerry Was a Race Car Driver (from ‘dog will hunt’)

Tommy the Cat

photos by Mathieu Bredeau