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Eagles Of Death Metal News

Josh Homme confirms new Eagles Of Death Metal album

Queens of the Stone Age frontman reveals work with Jesse Hughes has begun on new record

  • Jan 21, 2014

Amy Winehouse was 'surrounded by vipers and sharks', says Eagles Of Death Metal's Jesse Hughes

Boots Electric man has been covering her track 'You Know I'm No Good' live

  • Nov 4, 2011

Jesse 'The Devil' Hughes confirms first live dates as Boots Electric

The Eagles Of Death Metal man hits Europe in September

  • Jul 20, 2011

Eagles Of Death Metal frontman Jesse 'The Devil' Hughes to release debut solo LP

A free download featuring Brody Dalle is available now

  • Jun 15, 2011

Eagles Of Death Metal's Jesse Hughes launches solo project Boots Electric

Hughes gets set for 'Raped By Miracles' 12-inch solo release

  • Apr 20, 2011

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Eagles Of Death Metal Music Videos

T in the Park walk on 2009 Play Video

T in the Park walk on 2009

T in the Park - T in the Park walk on 2009 - Eagles Of Death Metal

I Got a Feelin (Just Nineteen) Play Video

I Got a Feelin (Just Nineteen)

Watch the official I Got a Feelin (Just Nineteen) video by Eagles Of Death Metal in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new music releases and playlists for free.

I'm N Luv (Wit A Stripper) 2 -Tha Remix featuring R. Kelly, Pimp C (of UGK), Too $hort, MJG (of Eightball & MJG), Twista & Paul Play Video

I'm N Luv (Wit A Stripper) 2 -Tha Remix featuring R. Kelly, Pimp C (of UGK), Too $hort, MJG (of Eightball & MJG), Twista & Paul

Watch the official I'm N Luv (Wit A Stripper) 2 -Tha Remix featuring R. Kelly, Pimp C (of UGK), Too $hort, MJG (of Eightball & MJG), Twista & Paul video by T-Pain in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new...

I'm N Luv (Wit A Stripper) 2 - Tha Remix featuring R. Kelly, Pimp C (of UGK), Too $hort, MJG (of Eightball & MJG), Twista & Paul Play Video

I'm N Luv (Wit A Stripper) 2 - Tha Remix featuring R. Kelly, Pimp C (of UGK), Too $hort, MJG (of Eightball & MJG), Twista & Paul

Watch the official I'm N Luv (Wit A Stripper) 2 - Tha Remix featuring R. Kelly, Pimp C (of UGK), Too $hort, MJG (of Eightball & MJG), Twista & Paul video by T-Pain in HD on WWW.MUZU.TV and check out the latest new...

Rollin' Play Video

Rollin'

Music video by Belo Zero (of Do or Die) performing Rollin'. (C) 2014 Po House Entertainment

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Eagles Of Death Metal Reviews

10 Tracks You Have To Hear This Week (26/10/09)

10 Tracks You Have To Hear This Week (26/10/09)

Battles, The Soft Pack, Eagles Of Death Metal

  • Oct 26, 2009

Eagles Of Death Metal

Watch out madames et mademoiselles, the birds of prey (sans Josh) take on the city of love. Nouveau Casino, Paris, Tuesday, January 27

  • Feb 18, 2009

Eagles Of Death Metal

Heart On

  • Jan 23, 2009

Eagles Of Death Metal; KOKO, Camden, Londn, Friday August 31

No Josh Homme, but dumb riffs, hard rock and lacy thongs-a-plenty

  • Sep 19, 2007

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Eagles Of Death Metal Biography

Eagles of Death Metal is an American rock band from Palm Desert, California, formed in 1998 by Jesse Hughes and Josh Homme, who are the only permanent members of the band, though Homme rarely plays live shows because of commitments to other bands. There are also a wide range of other musicians that play under the Eagles of Death Metal moniker, both on the albums and in live shows, frequently under humorous aliases. Despite their band name, Eagles of Death Metal is not a death metal band. Hughes stated that a friend was introducing Josh Homme to the death metal genre. When he played a song by the Polish band Vader and made a claim that the song was within the death metal genre, Homme then referred to Vader as "The Eagles of Death Metal". After hearing this phrase, he wondered what a cross between the Eagles and a death metal band would sound like. In a 2003 interview Homme described the sound of the band as a combination of "bluegrass slide guitar mixed with stripper drum beats and Canned Heat vocals." Jesse Hughes is known for his enthusiastic interaction with audiences at live performances.

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