“If life is but a dream, then wake me up,” Josh Homme croons on the dark opening track of Queens of the Stone Age’s sixth full length album, …Like Clockwork.
Ruminations on death permeate the album’s bleak psychedelia. With the darkness, though, comes a laser focus not previously seen on QOTSA records.
The promotional copy of Queens of the Stone Age’s second album, Rated R (Interscope), carries a quote from the band’s leader, Joshua Homme: “I’m trying to find a niche for this group, so I can be alone again.”
What Mr. Homme surely means is that there are a lot of rock bands these days that Read More