Primer 55 is a alternative metal music group from Memphis, Tennessee. They are currently signed to Crash Music.http://www.roadrunnerrecords.com/blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=75248
Primer 55 was formed in 1997 in Memphis, TN. Guitarist Bobby Burns co-founded the band with vocalist Jason "J-Sin" Luttrell. They would then recruit Mike "Jr." Christopher and Josh McLane to complete the line-up. The band would play local venues, slowly gathering a following. In 1999, they released their self titled album through independent label Propellant Transmissions.
Not long after their first release, the band would sign a recording contract with Island Def Jam and release Introduction to Mayhem in 2000. The album spawned the band's most successful single entitled "Loose." They would also appear on the 2000 leg of the Ozzfest tour. In 2001, drummer Josh McLane left the band citing personal reasons and was replaced by John Kamoosi. Kamoosi did a