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QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE (1998–PRESENT). Josh Homme (guitar/ vocals), Troy van Leeuwen (guitar/keyboards), Joey Castillo (drums), various others. Without a doubt one of the most innovative hard rock bands at work in the new millennium, Queens of the Stone Age rose from the ashes of stoner rock pioneers Kyuss. After Kyuss’s breakup, Homme left the California desert for Seattle, where he played with a variety of bands, most notably Screaming Trees as touring guitarist. Beginning work on Read more [...]
MASTERS OF REALITY

MASTERS OF REALITY

MASTERS OF REALITY (1987–PRESENT). Classic lineup: Chris Goss (vocals and guitar), Tim Harrington (lead guitar), Vinnie Ludovico (drums), and Googe (bass). Named after the classic Black Sabbath album, Masters of Reality played a unique brand of hard rock influenced by Cream and Led Zeppelin, which also featured Beatlesque influences and unusual lyrical content. Led by vocalist/guitarist (and now producer) Chris Goss, the band has only released a handful of albums, yet they have been quite influential, Read more [...]
EAGLES OF DEATH METAL

EAGLES OF DEATH METAL

EAGLES OF DEATH METAL (1998–PRESENT). Jesse Hughes (guitar/vocals), Josh Homme (drums). Eagles of Death Metal (EoDM) are a hard rock band side project of Queens of the Stone Age leader Joshe Homme, who drums. The Eagles of Death Metal are one of the new wave of American heavy metal bands who challenge the orthodoxy of major label metal and are trying to create a new skuzzier style of metal unconstrained by radio standards. However, the name is a misnomer. The band is more of a standard skuzzy Read more [...]