High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Of Whales And Woe is a solo album by Les Claypool, the bassist of Primus. The album was released on the May 30, 2006. The album features Skerik (saxophonist of the Les Claypool`s Fearless Flying Frog Brigade), Mike Dillon (percussionist, also of the Frog Brigade), and Gabby La La (multi-instrumentalist). "Back off Turkey" also features Les` children, Cage and Lena. The track "Iowan Gal" is a love song for his wife, Chaney Claypool.