1. Eagles of Death Metal Reflect on Paris Benefits in Tearjerking Beats 1 Episode

    December 03, 2015 4:40 PM EST Friday marks three weeks since the Paris attacks that claimed the lives of 130 people, 89 of them at an Eagles of Death Metal concert. Eagles of Death Metal gave its first interview since the tragedy last week, and on Wednesday night, band co-founder Josh Homme invited fellow charter member…

  2. Members of Soundgarden, OFF! and Queens of the Stone Age at Work on New Band

    June 10, 2014 6:57 PM EDT Soundgarden's Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd, Dimitri Coats of Off! and Alain Johannes -- formerly of Eleven, Queens of the Stone Age, Them Crooked Vultures -- have joined forces for what Coats calls a "fun little side project" that will hopefully have some music ready for…

  3. Dhani Harrison Enlists RZA, Regina Spektor for thenewno2 Releases

    September 28, 2011 4:50 PM EDT Dhani Harrison's thenewno2 pack a lot of special-guest driven power into its new EP, "EP002," out now. The band, led by the son of the late Beatle, George, has recruited not only Wu-Tang Clan 's RZA , but also Regina Spektor ,and rappers Crisis and Sir Eyes to appear, all…

  4. Them Crooked Vultures Sets First U.S., U.K. Tour Dates

    September 01, 2009 12:21 PM EDT Them Crooked Vultures -- the supergroup featuring Foo Fighter Dave Grohl, Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones -- will embark on its first U.S. tour next month, including a just-announced appearance at the Austin City Limits festival. The group…

  5. Eleven's Natasha Shneider Dies Of Cancer

    July 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Eleven vocalist Natasha Shneider died today (July 2) of cancer. The artist, who was born in Moscow, was 52. Eleven vocalist Natasha Shneider died today (July 2) of cancer. The artist, who was born in Moscow, was 52. Shneider, her husband Alain Johannes and Jack Irons formed Eleven in 1990…

  6. QOTSA Rocks Hard, Fast On 'Era Vulgaris'

    March 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Queens Of The Stone Age runs the gamut of rock'n'roll on its upcoming album, "Era Vulgaris," due in mid-June via Interscope. Nine tracks previewed by Billboard.com today find the Josh Homme-led group Queens Of The Stone Age runs the gamut of rock'n'roll on its…

  7. Hot Product

    March 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Queens Of The Stone Age Stone Cold Queens Of The Stone Age tapped into the post-millennial modern rock zeitgeist with their 2002 breakthrough "Songs for the Deaf," a collection of brutally loud, utterly thrilling sonic salvos threaded with mock DJ voice-overs for nonexistent radio…

  8. Queens Of The Stone Age Ready To Rule Rock Again

    March 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Queens of the Stone Age tapped into the post-millennial modern rock zeitgeist with their 2002 breakthrough "Songs for the Deaf," a collection of brutally loud, utterly thrilling sonic salvos threaded with mock DJ voice-overs for…

  9. QOTSA Re-Tills Musical Soil For Spring Tour

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST As tipped here last week, Queens Of The Stone Age will tour Europe and North America this spring in support of their upcoming album, "Lullabies To Paralyze." As tipped here last week, Queens Of The Stone Age will tour Europe and North America this spring in support of their upcoming…

  10. Queens Of The Stone Age Prepare To 'Paralyze'

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Josh Homme-led Queens Of The Stone Age have confirmed details of their third album for Interscope. "Lullabies To Paralyze" will arrive March 22, although group member Troy Van Leeuwen admits that Queens Of The Stone Age has confirmed details of its highly anticipated third album…

  11. QOTSA Eyeing New Album In March

    October 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Queens Of The Stone Age is eyeing a March release for its third Interscope album. Queens Of The Stone Age is eyeing a March release for its third Interscope album. The as-yet-untitled set finds group leader Josh Homme flanked by multi-instrumentalist Troy Van Leeuwen, drummer Joey Castillo,…

  12. Irons Travels To A New 'Dimension'

    August 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT If it weren't for Jack Irons, two pillars of alternative rock may have never even gotten out of their rehearsal spaces. If it weren't for Jack Irons, two pillars of alternative rock may have never even gotten out of their rehearsal spaces. As a California teenager in the mid-1970s,…

  13. QOTSA Get A Lift From Manson, Dalle

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Queens Of The Stone Age were recently visited in the studio by Garbage frontwoman Shirley Manson and the Distillers' Brody Dalle, girlfriend of QOTSA leader Josh Homme. The pair offered vocals on an a Queens Of The Stone Age were recently visited in the studio by Garbage frontwoman…

  14. ZZ Top Axeman Jams With QOTSA

    July 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Queens Of The Stone Age were joined this week in a Los Angeles studio by ZZ Top guitarist Billy F. Gibbons. While working on their next Interscope studio album , Queens Of The Stone Age were joined this week in a Los Angeles studio by ZZ Top guitarist Billy F. Gibbons. According to QOTSA'…

  15. Update: QOTSA Members Ready Side Projects

    April 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST Amid Queens Of The Stone Age's upcoming stints opening for the Red Hot Chili Peppers and appearing on the mainstage of Lollapalooza, the group's members are readying several side projects. Amid Queens Of The Stone Age's upcoming stints opening for the Red Hot Chili Peppers and…

  16. Queens Readying New Album, 'Desert Sessions'

    November 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Modern rock act Queens Of The Stone Age is finishing up its next Interscope studio album, "Songs for the Deaf," co-produced by the band with Eric Valentine (Smash Mouth, Third Eye Blind). The duo of v Modern rock act Queens Of The Stone Age is finishing up its next Interscope studio…

  17. Live Boasts New Attitude On 'V'

    July 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Live's new album "V" (due Sept. 18 via Radioactive/MCA) is the group's most musically aggressive in its 15-year history. While Live's music and lyrics have always had a full-throttled intensity, "V" h The often spiritual, always intelligent music of Live…

  18. Live 'Going For It' With 'V'

    July 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Veteran modern rock act Live has opted to title its forthcoming fifth album "V," as opposed to "Ecstatic Fanatic," which was previously announced as the moniker for the Radioactive/MCA set. Co-produce Veteran modern rock act Live has opted to title its forthcoming fifth…