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Album Review: Queens of the Stone Age

Album Review: Queens of the Stone Age
Album: Queens of the Stone Age (re-issue)
Label: Domino

As the press release accompanying this classic album says: “Back to the beginning”. Before Queens of the Stone Age became MTV2 favourites, and before ‘No One Knows’ became the go-to rock song of student unions across the country, this was the foundation that the legend has been built upon. Continue reading Album Review: Queens of the Stone Age

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Album Review: Them Crooked Vultures

Them Crooked VulturesAlbum Review: Them Crooked Vultures
Album: Them Crooked Vultures
Label: Sony

The most hotly anticipated album this year? The sheer fervour of excitement that surrounded the mysterious getting together of Josh Homme, Dave Grohl and John Paul Jones got more knickers in a twist than a public execution of Gary Glitter ever could. But is it any good? Continue reading Album Review: Them Crooked Vultures

Heard It Yet?: Queens of the Stone Age – Rated R

Rated R

Artist: Queens of the Stone Age
Album: R
Label: Polydor
Released: 2000

Ok, I’ve got to be honest with you. I’m fairly sure that anyone who really gives a hoot about music is going to have at least heard of the mighty Queens of the Stone Age, and chances are if you’ve heard of them, then you’ve heard this album. But, after a torrent of rainy days and miserable grey skies, May Day has seen the sun decide to come out and that’s why this Heard It Yet is going to be on one of my all time favourite summer records. Continue reading Heard It Yet?: Queens of the Stone Age – Rated R