Remote Control received some top rankings in this year’s readers poll for Faster Louder
#46 The Dillinger Escape Plan – One Of Us Is The Killer
#42 Sigur Rós – Kveikur
#41 Savages – Silence Yourself
#39 King Krule – 6 Feet Beneath The Moon
#34 Atoms For Peace – Amok
#31 King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – Float Along – Fill Your Lungs
#20 Kurt Vile – Wakin On A Pretty Daze
#7 Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires Of The City
#5 The National – Trouble Will Find Me
#2 Queens of the Stone Age – …Like Clockwork
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE’S …Like Clockwork has gone Gold in Australia.
…Like Clockwork, the sixth studio album from Queens Of The Stone Age, debuted at #1 on the Aria Chart earlier this year. It marked the first #1 for the band and also label partner Matador Records in Australia.
QOTSA will be touring Australia next year with Nine Inch Nails in what could arguably be described as one of the biggest double bills to ever reach our shores. Both bands will be joined by special guest Brody Dalle.
QOTSA appeared onConan O’Brian last week and performed ‘The Vampyre Of Time And Memory’. A teaser trailer for the official ‘The Vampyre Of Time And Memory’ interactive video was also released. Watch here
Tomorrow afternoon, Friday 24th May at 1pm AEST Queens Of The Stone Age will debut their forthcoming album …Like Clockwork in its entirety at The Wiltern in Los Angeles. The sold out show will be streamed worldwide via NPR.
Queens Of The Stone Age has confirmed May 31st as the Australian release date for its sixth studio album … Like Clockwork on Matador Records / Remote Control.
The band has also unveiled the new album’s stunning artwork by UK artist Boneface.
… Like Clockwork’s release is preceded by first single “My God Is The Sun,” which received its recent live debut in Queens Of The Stone Age’s Lollapalooza Brazil set.
… Like Clockwork can be pre-ordered as of midnight Tuesday, April 9, from iTunes. All pre-orders will immediately receive “My God Is The Sun,” which can be heard at http://qotsa.com.
Described by Queens principal Joshua Homme as “an audio documentary of a manic year,” … Like Clockwork is the band’s first full length collection of all new material since 2007′s Era Vulgaris, as well as the band’s debut release on new label partner Matador. The full track listing for the album is:
1. Keep Your Eyes Peeled
2. I Sat By The Ocean
3. The Vampyre of Time and Memory
4. If I Had A Tail
5. My God Is The Sun
7. Fairweather Friends
8. Smooth Sailing
9. I Appear Missing
10. …Like Clockwork
…Like Clockwork was produced by Joshua Homme and QOTSA, recorded by Mark Rankin with additional engineering by Justin Smith, at Josh’s studio, Pink Duck, in Burbank, California.
Queens of the Stone Age are: Joshua Homme, Troy Van Leeuwen, Dean Fertita and Michael Shuman. Jon Theodore will play drums on to