The Metro St. Louis Live Music

Historical Society


The Primatives

This is the band that evolved into Uncle Tupelo



Wade Farrar /Guitar, Vocals

Jay Farrar /Guitar

Jeff Tweedy /Bass

Mike Heidorn /Drums



The Primatives live in 1986:

The Smoking Gun



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