Queens Of The Stone Age - Queens Of The Stone Age Making 'Badass' Album

Queens of the Stone Age's new album is sounding ''so badass.''

The 'Little Sister' band are recording the follow up to 2007's 'Era Vulgaris' and friend of the band Jesse Hughes says he's excited about what he's heard so far.

He told NME.com: ''The s**t I've heard from the new Queens album is so badass. It's really cool.

''It's the kinda s**t that makes [porn star] John Holmes have a bigger d**k and he's dead, so that's pretty rad.''

Referring to the band's leader, Jesse - who fronts The Eagles of Death Metal - added: ''because Josh Homme's my best friend, I'm very fortunate in that I get to be privy to a lot of the cool s**t that happens, Including the writing process for the new Queens album.''

The band had originally started writing material for the album as early as 2008 and started recording in January 2011, but have worked at a relaxed pace.

Guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen said at the time: ''There's still some writing going on. We're a band that doesn't push things, things naturally happen, and they are.

''We're kinda sprinkling this year with some touring and then doing some recording. It's going to be a creative time, and that's good, but we're still early on.''

A little later in the year Josh claimed the sound of the record had changed, saying: ''What we were doing was kind of bluesy and now it's turned into this trancey, broken thing. The robots are back.''


Tags: Queens Of The Stone Age - Eagles of Death Metal - Josh Homme - NME - The Eagles


More Queens Of The Stone Age

Leeds and Reading Festival Line Up: Gerard Way Among The Additions

The latest additions to this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals have been announced and amongst the fresh batch of acts is the former My Chemical...

Experience Sun, Sand And Sensational Sounds At Hangout Festival 2014

Alabama's sun-soaked, sold-out Hangout Music Fest begins officially today (May 16th 2014) following yesterday's kick-off party - and there's almost too much fun to take...

Sharon Van Etten, Tinariwen, Mac DeMarco And More Added To Way Out West 2014 Line-Up

The festival takes place 7th - 9th August in Gothenburg, Sweden with Outkast, Röyksopp & Robyn, Queens Of The Stone Age, The National, Neutral Milk...

New Names In The Sziget Festival 2014 Line-Up Including The Prodigy And Lily Allen

The organizers of Sziget have announced a new list of names, already confirmed for the 2014 event. At the 'Island of Freedom' The Prodigy, Lily...


As Paramore and QOTSA Join Line Up, A Look At The Reading and Leeds Headliners

The final headliners for Reading and Leeds have been announced and for the first time ever festival goers will be treated to four headline acts...

Coachella Festival 2014: Your Guide To This Year's Lineup

The Coachella festival always manages to bring out the big names for its annual two weekend spectacular in April. This year, organizers have outdone themselves...

Primavera Sound 2014 Announce Full Line Up Including Nine Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age And More

Primavera Sound has just revealed the full line up of its fourteenth edition, distributed from Monday 26th May to Sunday 1st June, through their film...

Trent Reznor Slams Grammys With A "Heartfelt F**k You" After Performance Cut-Off

Trent Reznor has voiced his extreme disappointment after his performance with Nine Inch Nails at last night's Grammy Awards was cut short by the ceremony's...



Queens Of The Stone Age Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Queens Of The Stone Age

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All