Queens Of The Stone Age
And I was plannin’ on goin’ to the festival this year…
During a recent interview with Radio.com, Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme quoted his grandfather. It was good advice, and it has probably served him well over the years, because Homme is, if nothing else, different. Too sexy for the grunge scene, which was in full swing when his band emerged in the 1990s; too clever for an everyday metal band; and too macho for the twee indie-rock crowd. He and his band don’t really fit in anywhere.
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Take notes, prospective festival promoters: Queens of the Stone Age aren’t about your extravagant gifts or questionable security procedures.