Queens Of The Stone Age
will embark on an extensive world tour in support of their long-awaited new record "...Like Clockwork
" which is out in June.
No other official dates have been revealed, but the band promise to hit the road in a big way after spending so long in the studio working on the new album.
They're also on the lineup for a bunch of festival dates, starting this weekend with Lollapalooza
in Brazil and with more to follow over the summer. Events listed so far include Download
in the UK, Peace And Love Festival
in Sweden, Roskilde
in Denmark, and Benicassim
in Spain, according to NME
Today it was revealed that former Mars Volta
drummer Jon Theodore
will join them on the road as their full-time touring drummer, replacing long-term QOTSA drummer Joey Castillo
It was also revealed
that Arctic Monkeys
singer Alex Turner
has joined the roster of guest musicians, which to date includes Dave Grohl
, Trent Reznor
and Sir Elton John
among many others.
Will you try to catch Queens Of The Stone Age on this tour before they disappear into a studio again for several years? Have you seen them before? Let us know about it in the comments.