Primus drummer, Tim Alexander was rushed to the hospital after suffering a heart attack last Thursday. Frontman Les Claypool has posted on the bands Facebook page, giving more details about Tim Alexanders condition and upcoming surgical procedure, calling his surgery a bypass procedure to remove blockage from arteries near his heart. Alexander was the original drummer for Primus but took a 7 year break from the band in 1996. He also plays in the band Puscifer with Tool lead singer, Maynard James Keenan. No word how long hell be on the sidelines for.