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This week, Queens Of The Stone Age scored their first-ever No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 with …Like Clockwork, the first album Palm Desert native Josh Homme has released with QOTSA in six years. It’s a richly deserved honor, and one that had been long overdue. With a host of different bands — and… More »

Last June, we published a feature called the Top 20 Albums We’ve Been Waiting For Forever, counting down a bunch of our favorite artists from whom a new full-length was: (A) long overdue; and (B) not totally unrealistic. Coming in at No. 19 on that list was Queens Of The Stone Age. As we wrote… More »

The Arctic Monkeys grew their hair and enlisted the ear (and heavier bass lines and guitar squeals) of Josh Homme for their third album Humbug. In interviews, they’ve mentioned the influence of Black Sabbath on the collection and said they listened to Hendrix and Cream while they recorded it. The brooding, sexy, minor-key “My Propeller“… More »

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Hear Queens Of The Stone Age Play “Keep Your Eyes Peeled” On Belgian Radio

Josh Homme's calling in many friends to make QOTSA's Matador debut ...Like Clockwork a memorable one: Alex Turner, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Trent Reznor, Jake…
Amrit Singh | May 13, 2013 - 9:13 am

Hear Josh Homme & Mark Lanegan’s Theme For Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown

Anthony Bourdain and Josh Homme have been buds at least since Queens Of The Stones Age played the No Reservations holiday episode back in 2007.
Michael Nelson | April 15, 2013 - 11:41 am

Sound City Players – “Mantra” (Feat. Josh Homme And Trent Reznor)

Both Dave Grohl and Trent Reznor will appear on the new Queens Of The Stone Age album (which at this point rivals "We Are The…
Michael Nelson | March 6, 2013 - 3:56 pm
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Queens Of The Stone Age Reunite With Nick Oliveri

When it was announced the Dave Grohl had rejoined Queens Of The Stone Age, some commenters theorized/joked that maybe Nick Oliveri would be next to…
Michael Nelson | November 28, 2012 - 12:04 pm
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Josh Homme – “Nobody To Love”

According to their spare Facebook posts, Queens Of The Stone Age are at work on their sixth LP, the follow-up to 2007's Era Vulgaris (apparently…
Michael Nelson | September 28, 2012 - 6:04 pm
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Jack White – “Freedom At 21″ Video

Last week, Hype Williams and Jack White posted up the trailer to "Freedom At 21"'s video. As a general rule, video content that is just…
Amrit Singh | July 16, 2012 - 10:33 am
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Glen Campbell – “A Better Place” Video (Feat. Josh Homme)

After he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's last year, the country music legend Glen Campbell decided to give one last album and tour. The album wa…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2012 - 4:10 pm
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Josh Homme Makes An Informercial For Scissor Sisters Magic Hour

To date, Scissor Sisters have teed up two videos from next week's Magic Hour LP: "Shady Love" which featured cute kids and Azealia Banks, and…
Amrit Singh | May 23, 2012 - 2:30 pm
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Florence + The Machine (Feat. Josh Homme) – “Jackson” (MTV Unplugged)

Later this month, Florence And The Machine will have their own edition of Unplugged broadcast on MTV, and that performance features Florence Welch and Quee…
Corban Goble | April 2, 2012 - 3:06 pm
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Them Crooked Vultures, Crisis Of Conformity Play SNL

The supergroup’s performance was overshadowed by Crisis Of Conformity, Fred Armisen and Dave Grohl’s pitch-perfect hardcore punk spoof. Plus John Paul Jones had the line…
Amrit Singh | February 8, 2010 - 1:46 pm

New Arctic Monkeys – “Catapult”

According to the helpful comment left by Mr. Quick, a "cornerstone" is "someone who can only have good sex when they are stoned." And according…
Amrit Singh | November 16, 2009 - 9:53 am
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Stream Them Crooked Vultures

After your dad leaked Them Crooked Vultures’ self-titled debut, the band opted to stream the entire collection. It’s out officially 11/17 via DGC/Interscope. (Get a…
brandon | November 10, 2009 - 9:15 am
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New Them Crooked Vultures – “Mind Eraser, No Chaser”

It's about time someone had some pun with Thelonius Monk. "Mind Eraser, No Chaser" isn't the first studio single we've heard from rock-demigod triptych Them…
Amrit Singh | November 3, 2009 - 12:41 pm
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New Them Crooked Vultures – “New Fang”

You don't have to pack into crammed rock clubs/attend huge festivals/scour YouTube for crap-grade performance clips for tastes of the Led Stone Age Fighter…
Amrit Singh | October 26, 2009 - 12:51 pm
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Them Crooked Vultures @ Stubb’s, Austin 10/1/09

They've come a long way: From being just a couple of scrappy upstarts playing a bunch of unreleased material at the Metro this summer, three…
Amrit Singh | October 2, 2009 - 10:06 am
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New Them Crooked Vultures – “Caligulove” (Live At Lowlands)

Following live videos of "Dead End Friends" and "Elephants," here's one for "Caligulove" from the Homme/Grohl/John Paul Jones project captured at Saturday's Lowlands festival i…
Amrit Singh | August 25, 2009 - 4:53 pm
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New Them Crooked Vultures – “Dead End Friends” (Live In Amsterdam)

Josh, Dave, and John Paul didn't make it easy for us to attend their first-ever live show: midnight on a Sunday in Chicago, which happened…
Amrit Singh | August 20, 2009 - 9:47 am
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Them Crooked Vultures @ Metro, Chicago 8/9/09

After three days of extreme sweat and fatigue from running between stages in Grant Park for Lollapalooza (post TK), ordinarily there'd be zero appeal to…
Amrit Singh | August 10, 2009 - 4:15 am
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