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Queens Of The Stone Age has confirmed June 4 as the release date for its sixth studio album … Like Clockwork on Matador Records.

The band has also unveiled the new album”s stunning artwork by UK artistBoneface.

… Like Clockwork”s release is preceded by first single “My God Is The Sun,” which received its recent live debut in Queens Of The Stone Age”s Lollapalooza Brazil set, and has just been unveiled via radio premieres, respectively, in the UK with Zane Lowe and in the U.S. on KROQ.

… Like Clockwork can be pre-ordered on CD and vinyl now from

and, as of midnight Tuesday, April 8, from iTunes at All pre-orders will immediately receive “My God Is The Sun,” which can be heard at

Described by Queens principal Joshua Homme as “an audio documentary of a manic year,” … Like Clockwork is the band”s first full length collection of all new material since 2007″s Era Vulgaris, as well as the band”s debut release on new label partner Matador. The full track listing for the album is:

1. Keep Your Eyes Peeled
2. I Sat By The Ocean
3. The Vampyre of Time and Memory
4. If I Had A Tail
5. My God Is The Sun
6. Kalopsia
7. Fairweather Friends
8. Smooth Sailing
9. I Appear Missing
10. …Like Clockwork

… Like Clockwork was produced by Joshua Homme and QOTSA, recorded by Mark Rankinwith additional engineering by Justin Smith, at Josh”s studio, Pink Duck, in Burbank, California.

Queens of the Stone Age are: Joshua Homme, Troy Van Leeuwen, Dean Fertita and Michael Shuman

Jon Theodore will play drums on the upcoming tour, which is not exactly upcoming as dates began with last weeks Lollapalooza Brazil and Chile appearances. See below for confirmed dates and check back at the following for updates:


… Like Clockwork

Live 2013

13-15 June 13     Greenfield Festival, Interlaken, Switzerland

14 June 13         Pinkpop, Landgraaf, Netherlands

14-16 June 13     Download Festival, Donington, UK

21-23 June 13     Southside Festival, Neuhausen ob Eck, Germany

22 June 13          Zitadelle Spandau, Berlin, Germany

21-23 June 13      Hurricane Festival, Scheesel, Germany

26 June 13          Rock The Beach Festival, Helsinki, Finland

28 June 13          Peace & Love Festival, Borlange, Sweden

30 June 13          Rock a Field Festival, Herchesfeld Roeser, Luxembourg

2 July 13            Wiener Stadthalle D, Vienna, Austria

3 July 13            Volt Festival, Budapest, Hungary

2-5 July 13         Rock For People Festival, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

2 August 13        Lollapalooza, Chicago IL