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Queens Of The Stone Age “How To Handle A Rope” 7 Inch Vinyl Giveaway

September 11, 2011 drainu182 0

Earlier this year, Domino Records released a 7 inch vinyl of QOTSA’s “How To Handle A Rope (A Lesson In The Lariat)” with “Avon” on side B. Only 1000 of these were released. We have ONE of these for a lucky reader. We usually limit these giveaways to those of you in the U.S. BUT today, we’re going to be super nice and generous and open this giveaway to Canada and Mexico. YUP, that’s right. Mr. Audio “Moneybags” Perv will …

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Le Butcherettes Add Dates with QOTSA and Lollapalooza, Premiere “New York” Video

June 22, 2011 drainu182 0

The rampantly raved-about garage-punk trio Le Butcherettes have been added to the Lollapalooza lineup on August 5th in Chicago as well as support spots with Queens of the Stone Age on the West Coast the week prior. Additionally, the band will headline the L.A. date of this month’s Sargent House Presents triple bill of Le Butcherettes, Tera Melos and Adebisi Shank that also hits San Francisco (see promo video). European festival shows follow in August. (Complete dates below).

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Soundgarden Announces Additional Summer 2011 Tour Dates

May 5, 2011 drainu182 0

Soundgarden reveal thirteen newly added shows to their recently announced July tour, including a performance at the Ottawa Blues Fest on July 5th – completing the Summer routing. The long awaited announcement of the band’s first tour in over 13 years was greeted with an outpouring of excitement –Rolling Stone dubbed it as one of the “Summers Hottest Tours.” Coheed and Cambria and The Mars Volta will open for Soundgarden on the first and second half of the tour respectively, …

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Queens of the Stone Age – “If Only” 4/14 Conan

April 15, 2011 drainu182 2

Queens of the Stone Age performed “If Only” on Conan. The song is off of the band’s recently remastered self-titled album. You can pick it up on iTunes, Amazon MP3, CD, Vinyl

You can catch them on tour overseas starting next month. Watch the “If Only” video below the tour dates:

Mon 05/02/11 Cologne, Germany E-Werk

Tue 05/03/11 Brussels, Belgium Ancienne Belgique

Wed 05/04/11 Groningen, Netherlands De Oosterpoort

Fri 05/06/11 Stockholm, Sweden Cirkus

Sat 05/07/11 Oslo, …

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Queens of the Stone Age On Conan This Thursday April 14

April 12, 2011 drainu182 0

Queens of the Stone Age will be making an appearance on CONAN this Thursday, April 14th at 11/10c on TBS. The band are currently wrapping up a sold-out tour where it played it’s debut s/t album in its entirety. The reissue of Queens of the Stone Age will be available on CD (REK001CD), double vinyl LP (REK001LP) and via digital download (REK001D) on May 17th. Pre-orders for the vinyl or CD formats will receive an instantly available digital download of …

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Queens Of The Stone Age 3/26 House of Blues Boston Photos

March 27, 2011 drainu182 0

Queens Of The Stone Age are in the middle of their tour celebrating the reissue of their debut album. The tour kicked off in Austin at SXSW and last night stopped into Boston at the House of Blues. Our photographer Phil DeSimone (of was at the HOB last night and got some cool shots of Josh Homme’s new hairdo and the rest of the band rocking out. Check out the photos below and head over to where …

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Queens Of The Stone Age Expanded Remastered Debut Reissue Out March 8th Digital, April 19th CD & Vinyl, Playing Conan April 14th

March 4, 2011 drainu182 0

The expanded, remastered reissue of Queens Of The Stone Age’s classic 1998 debut out digitally March 8 and on CD and vinyl April 19 on Rekords Rekords/Domino can now be streamed in its entirety at the band’s website and social media channels, as well via the site of the band’s own Rekords Rekords imprint and label partner Domino.

Queens Of The Stone Age will be available on CD (REK001CD), double vinyl LP (REK001LP) and via digital download (REK001D). Pre-orders …

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Queens Of The Stone Age To Commemorate Debut Reissue with North American Tour (Presale Info)

February 16, 2011 drainu182 0

Queens Of The Stone Age will commemorate the upcoming reissue of its self-titled debut album with a limited series of intimate shows at which the band will play the record in its entirety, plus B-sides and other rarities and hits from the early Queens catalogue up to the present.

The tour, which kicks off March 16 in Austin TX and concludes April 12 in Los Angeles. celebrates the expanded, remastered re-release of the 1998 classic on Queens’ Joshua Homme’s own …

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New Queens of the Stone Age U.S. Tour Dates, Releasing 7″ Limited Edition “How To Handle A Rope”

February 14, 2011 drainu182 1

New Queens of the Stone Age dates have been officially announced! The band will be playing their first LP in its entirety! Ticket information is below. Head over to for presale details.

To celebrate the re-release of Queens Of The Stone Age eponymous 1st album, Rekords Rekords are releasing a VERY limited edition 7” of How To Handle A Rope (A Lesson In The Lariat) backed with Avon on Monday February 28th, 2011. Only 1000 will be available 1000 …

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Queens Of The Stone Age To Reissue Remastered Expanded Debut Album March 1st

January 16, 2011 drainu182 0

Queens Of The Stone Age’s Joshua Homme’s Rekords Rekords label has entered into a worldwide alliance with Domino Records to market, promote and distribute selected titles from their catalogue. The first release under this new arrangement will be an expanded and remastered reissue of the eponymous debut album from Queens Of The Stone Age, to be released in the United States on March 1.

Commenting on this alliance enabled by Queens’ newfound label independence, Joshua Homme said, “My desire to …