Queens of the Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’ details/preorder ; “My God Is The Sun” stream

“My God Is The Sun”

(L-R  : Michael Shuman, Troy Van Leeuwen, Jon Theodore, Joshua Homme, Dean Fertita.  Photograph by Nora Lezano)


“My God Is The Sun” Streaming at QOTSA.com

CD/LP Pre-Order Live Now at The Matador Store

iTunes Pre-Order Begins April 8 at 12:00 a.m.

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 artist Boneface.

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


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 Rankin with 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:


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Queens Of The Stone Age   …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 Halle 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