Primus, Etc. Drummer Tim Alexander Suffers Heart Attack, Surgery Scheduled For Next Week


Primus, etc. drummer Tim Alexander has suffered a heart attack and is scheduled to undergo open heart surgery early next week. Puscifer, whom Alexander has collaborated with in the past, broke the news offering:

“Calling All Cars! Rough news. @timalexander suffered a heart attack. Open Heart Surgery on Mon/Tues. Global Positive Thoughts, Por favor. @Puscifer We need our Herb the Ginseng Drummer aka Peter Merkin alive and thieving.”

Alexander rejoined Primus late last year, having played his first show with them in a number of years this past New Year’s Eve.