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Watch Mark Ronson Cover Queens of the Stone Age

July 31, 2015

Mark Ronson recruited Uptown Special collaborators Kevin Parker (Tame Impala) and Andrew Wyatt (Miike Snow) for a funky live cover of Queens of the Stone Age's "I Sat By the Ocean," filmed for Triple J's "Like a Version" series (via Pitchfork). The duo...


Eagles of Death Metal Announce First Album in Seven Years

June 16, 2015

Eagles of Death Metal, the project of Jesse Hughes and Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme, have returned with a new song, "Complexity," the first offering from their upcoming LP, Zipper Down. "Complexity" is rooted in Hughes and Homme's predilection...


Nick Oliveri Plots Queens of the Stone Age Reunion

September 25, 2014

Original Queens of the Stone Age bassist Nick Oliveri has claimed he will reunite with the band for a few songs at the group's upcoming Halloween gig at Los Angeles' Forum. "Josh [Homme] asked me to come up and do six songs with Queens, like an encore...


Josh Homme on 'F--k the Grammys' Comment: 'I Was Really Drunk'

March 12, 2014

Josh Homme has softened his "Fuck the Grammys" stance. In a new fan Q&A facilitated by FasterLouder, the Queens of the Stone Age frontman says he's no longer interested in "the drama" of the Grammy night controversy – which involved cutting...


Josh Homme Curses Out Imagine Dragons

February 12, 2014

For Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme, time only deepens wounds. A little over two weeks have passed since the Grammy broadcast cut short the show's finale, which featured Queens with Nine Inch Nails, Dave Grohl and Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham....


Dave Grohl, NIN Added to Grammy Show

January 21, 2014

The Grammys will end on a particularly loud note this year, with a closing performance that will feature Dave Grohl, Queens of the Stone Age, Nine Inch Nails and Fleetwood Mac guitarist/vocalist Lindsey Buckingham.   Check Out the 20 Strangest...


QOTSA 'Absolutely' Recording New Album

January 6, 2014

Since releasing their sixth studio album ...Like Clockwork last June, Queens of the Stone Age have been riding a wave of critical acclaim and gaining a slew of new fans along the way. In the new issue of Rolling Stone, frontman Josh Homme tells us that...


KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas Goes Hard With Queens of the Stone Age

December 8, 2013

For 24 years, the Los Angeles radio station KROQ has used its muscle as one of the leading alternative stations in the USA to recruit top-notch talent for its annual Christmas concert full. Last night, the first of two for the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas...


Live Stream the Bridge School Benefit

October 26, 2013

This year's Bridge School Benefit is streaming live on from Mountainview, Calif.'s Shoreline Amphitheatre - and you can watch it right here. The show begins at 5:00 PM PST (8:00 PM EST) and scheduled acts include Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Arcade...


Arcade Fire Headed to 'Colbert Report'

October 17, 2013

Indie-rock giants Arcade Fire will appear on The Colbert Report this Monday, October 21st, a representative for Comedy Central confirmed to Rolling Stone. The group will be promoting its upcoming fourth LP Reflektor and will perform as...


Fall's 19 Hottest Tours

September 9, 2013

Summer may be nearly over, but don't think for one minute that means the slew of killer live shows is coming to a close. This fall, everyone from Kanye West to Jay Z, Pearl Jam to Atoms for Peace, and Queens of the Stone Age to Nine Inch Nails are headed...


Watch Queens of the Stone Age Reunite With Nick Oliveri

November 1, 2014

As promised, Queens of the Stone Age reunited with their former bassist Nick Oliveri at the band's "The End of the Road" Halloween-themed performance at Los Angeles' the Forum. Oliveri, who was fired from Josh Homme's group in 2004, joined the...


Nick Oliveri Returns to Queens of the Stone Age's Stage

April 17, 2014

Bassist Nick Oliveri appeared onstage with his former bandmates in Queens of the Stone Age for the first time in a decade Wednesday night, grabbing a mic and howling Songs for the Deaf's "You Think I Ain’t Worth A Dollar, But I Feel...


Preview Nine Inch Nails' 'Austin City Limits'

February 18, 2014

Nine Inch Nails' hour-long set at Austin City Limits will premiere on April 5th on PBS as a prelude to the concert series' 40th anniversary season. Filmed last November, the concert was NIN's first for Austin City Limits, and to mark the occasion,...


Queens of the Stone Age Thrash Grammys With Dave Grohl, NIN

January 26, 2014

The 2014 Grammys closed on gloriously weird note, thanks to a unique collaboration of Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, Dave Grohl and Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham. The supergroup kicked things off with their take on Nine Inch Nails' "Copy...


Josh Homme Joins Texas Abortion Rights Benefit

January 8, 2014

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme likely had to do some explaining to wife Brody Dalle, but somehow he landed a gig at something called A Night of a Thousand Vaginas! (The exclamation point is intrinsic.) According to the website for the Los...


Look Who's Coming to 'Austin City Limits'

December 18, 2013

Queens of the Stone Age, fun. and Dawes are among the acts slated for Austin City Limits performances when the program returns in January for the second half of its 39th season. The long-running PBS showcase will feature six new episodes, beginning January...


Queens of the Stone Age Go Macabre in Interactive Video

November 18, 2013

Queens of the Stone Age take a surreal approach in their new video for "The Vampyre of Time and Memory." The project is more an art installation than a traditional music video, allowing fans to navigate through an interactive website full of macabre visuals,...


Stream the 2013 Bridge School Benefit

October 22, 2013

Watching the Bridge School Benefit this Saturday won't require a trip to Mountain View, California. The first night of the all-acoustic show – featuring Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Arcade Fire, Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket, Jack...


Josh Homme 'Really Thankful' for Near-Death Experience

October 11, 2013

Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme opened up about a variety of subjects to comedian Marc Maron on his WTF podcast yesterday. After some entertaining stories about dodging meth-heads in the California desert during his early days with the stoner-rock...