Pre-Sales Begin Weds. Aug. 28
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“Some bands are better than others. Chord by chord, line by line, beat by beat, hook by glorious hook, none is as convincing in 2013 as the Queens of the Stone Age.”–THE LOS ANGELES TIMES
“No prancing, no dancing: just pure cathartic blasts of desert rock.”–ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY “The 15 Biggest Tours”
Rightfully hailed in ROLLING STONE as one of The 50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now and continuing a relentless roll of headline shows at venues from Red Rocks in Colorado to rock n roll’s last stand at Los Angeles’ Gibson Amphitheater, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE has confirmed the biggest east coast play of the epic U.S. run supporting the international #1 album …Like Clockwork (Matador):
On December 14 Brooklyn, New York’s Barclays Center will be designated as a (relatively) twerk-free-zone as QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE will play its debut headline engagement at the arena, restricting teddy bears to the merch table and returning guitars, drums and other such live instruments to the Barclays stage. For those who need reminding what this might look like, check this recent live clip of …Like Clockwork single “I Sat By The Ocean”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWIQ-7nNYNw&feature=youtu.be (Embed code: <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/NWIQ-7nNYNw” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>)
Exclusive artist and Citi cardmember pre-sales for QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE at the Barclays Center begin Wednesday, August 28 at 10:00 a.m. local time and run through Friday, August 30 at 10:00 p.m.. Tickets will be on sale to the public Thursday, September 5 at 10:00 a.m. local time at http://bit.ly/qotsaBK.
The undisputed best rock record of the year, …Like Clockwork was produced by founder Joshua Homme and QOTSA, recorded by Mark Rankin with additional engineering by Alain Johannes and Justin Smith, at Josh’s studio, Pink Duck, in Burbank, CA. …Like Clockwork is the sixth QOTSA album and the band’s first U.S. #1 album. The record has also hit #1 in Australia, Ireland and Portugal, #2 in the UK, Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, Finland and New Zealand, #3 in Holland and Austria, #4 in Denmark and top 10 in Germany, France, and Spain. …Like Clockwork is available from iTunes here http://smarturl.it/QOTSAlikeclockwork and Amazon here http://smarturl.it/QOTSAamazon.
As reports from the world at large continue to verify, Homme and cohorts Troy Van Leeuwen, Dean Fertita, Michael Shuman and Jon Theodore are delivering the world’s premiere live rock show nightly. No surprise then that they have been continually expanding the world tour in support of …Like Clockwork. See below for dates and continue to Keep Your Eyes Peeled to http://qotsa.com/live for updates:
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