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‘Desert Sessions Vol 11/12: Arrivederci Despair/Tightwads & Nitwits & Critics & Heels’ : Josh Homme talks through the new record track by track

Earlier this year, we met Josh Homme at his Pink Duck studios in LA to talk through the latest iteration of his rock n' roll supergroup: Desert Sessions. We had a long chat about each track on the album, recorded at Rancho De La Luna in the Californian desert.

Josh Homme’s ‘Desert Sessions’ unveil ‘Crucifire’ video

A new video has arrived for 'Crucifire', taken from the latest edition of Josh Homme's Desert Sessions. The Queens of The Stone Age frontman announced the resurrection of his musical collective at the start of October after an absence of sixteen years. Read more: The Big Read – Josh Homme’s Desert Sessions: “I’m like a tour guide heading deep into the...

Josh Homme says Queens Of The Stone Age could be “scaling back” on future tours

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Queens Of The Stone Age's Josh Homme has said that the rock giants are likely to scale back on massive world tours in future. After concluding touring for 2017's 'Villains', Homme says he was left feeling burnt out by the globe-trotting jaunt. Read more: The Big Read – Josh Homme’s Desert Sessions: “I’m like a tour guide heading deep into the...

Josh Homme says Motorhead’s Lemmy was meant to be part of latest Desert Sessions

Josh Homme has revealed how he had originally envisaged the late Lemmy Kilmister taking part in his latest Desert Sessions project. The Queens of The Stone Age frontman announced the resurrection of his musical collective at the beginning of October, after an absence of sixteen years. The collective's latest star-studded line-up includes the likes of Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top), Stella Mozgawa...

Josh Homme – ‘Desert Sessions, Vol. 11/12’ review: reckless abandon from an all-rock-star cast

It can’t be too difficult to get your kicks when you’re a rock star. You can drive a very expensive and very shiny car, very fast. You can buy the fanciest wine in Waitrose, pour one small glass and leave the rest of the bottle to go funny without the cork in and not feel guilty. You can watch Bake...

Watch Josh Homme try and perform a Satanic seance in hilarious promo for ‘Desert Sessions’ Volumes 11 and 12

Josh Homme has shared a hilarious new promo for the forthcoming 11th and 12th Volumes of his 'Desert Sessions'. In the clip which you can view below, the Queens of The Stone Age frontman can be seen starting to hold a Satanic seance before director Liam Lynch (who has previously directed and appeared in several comedic Queens of The Stone Age...

Queens of the Stone Age announce vinyl reissue series

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Queens of the Stone Age have announced a vinyl reissue series, with their first four albums for Interscope Records getting a re-release. Read More: The Big Read – Josh Homme's Desert Sessions: "I'm like a tour guide heading deep into the heart of bizarre" 'Rated R' and 'Songs for the Deaf' will be reissued on November 22 whilst 'Lullabies to...

Josh Homme teases Desert Sessions world tour

Josh Homme has seemingly teased that a Desert Sessions world tour is "coming soon". The Queens of The Stone Age frontman announced the resurrection of his musical collective last week, after an absence of sixteen years. As fans gear up for the 11th and 12th volumes of the Desert Sessions to arrive on October 25, it seems that he'll be taking...

The Big Read – Josh Homme’s Desert Sessions: “I’m like a tour guide heading deep into the heart of bizarre”

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What happens when you take 11 unfamiliar musicians, plonk them in the middle of the Californian desert and ask them, simply, to create? 16 years since Josh Homme last spun his rock'n'Rolodex for his influential collaborations album, he's at it again, forming a brand new bizarro supergroup for 'Desert Sessions Vol. 11/12'. NME Editor Charlotte Gunn heads to LA to quiz the hip-swinging puppet-master about what you get when you cross a Billy Gibbons with a Jake Shears.