Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Queens of the Stone Age to tour in support of new album

Hear ye hear ye, all those who still believe in rock n roll: your favorite album of 2013 is released today, June 4: Queens Of The Stone Age's epic …Like Clockwork (Matador) is finally available for purchase today, everywhere, anytime at iTunes, Amazon or
your local Indie Store (search here ... and it is every bit as good as the reviews say, if not more so.

Produced by Joshua Homme and QOTSA, recorded by Mark Rankin with additional engineering by Alain Johannes and Justin Smith, at Josh’s studio, Pink Duck, in Burbank, CA, …Like Clockwork is the sixth--and by critical consensus, arguably best-- Queens Of The Stone Age album.

QOTSA mainman Homme and his cohorts  Troy Van Leeuwen, Dean Fertita, Michael Shuman and Jon Theodore have already begun touring extensively in support of …Like Clockwork.

An August 17 headline appearance at the Gibson Amphitheater at Universal CityWalk in Los Angeles has just been added to that itinerary.  Fan pre-sales for this new date begin this Wednesday, June 5 (more info available at  The general on sale kicks off Friday, June 7 at 10 AM – tickets will be available at and 

Additionally,  Citi Cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning June 5 at 10 a.m. local time through Citi's Private Pass(r) Program. For complete Citi pre-sale details, visit

Prior to returning to the road, QOTSA will pull a June 5 & 6 doubleheader on The Late Show with David Letterman, to be preceded by a Live On Letterman concert webcast Wednesday, June 5 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT at

See below for tour dates and Keep Your Eyes Peeled to for updates:

Live 2013

06/13/13 ­ Interlaken, Switzerland ­ Greenfield Festival
06/14/13 ­ Landgraaf, Netherlands ­ Pinkpop
06/15/13 ­ Donington, UK ­ Download Festival
06/17/13 Brussels, BE – Cirque Royale
06/19/13 Paris, FR – Trianon
06/21/13 ­ Neuhausen ob Eck, Germany ­ Southside Festival
06/22/13 ­ Berlin, Germany ­ Zitadelle Spandau
06/23/13 ­ Scheesel, Germany ­ Hurricane Festival
06/26/13 ­ Helsinki, Finland ­ Rock The Beach Festival
06/29/13 – 07/07/13 Roskilde, DK – Roskilde Festival
06/30/13 ­ Herchesfeld Roeser, Luxembourg ­ Rock a Field Festival
07/02/13 ­ Vienna, Austria ­ Wiener Stadthalle D
07/03/13 ­ Budapest, Hungary ­ Volt Festival
07/04/13  Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic ­ Rock For People Festival
07/05/13 ­ Gdansk, Poland Heineken Open¹er Festival
07/18/13 Benicassim, SP – Benicassim Music Festival
07/20/13 Sesimbra, PT – Super Bock Super Rock Festival
08/02/13 ­ Chicago, IL ­ Lollapalooza
08/03/13 ­ Bonner Springs, KS ­ Buzz Under The Stars at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
08/04/13 Council Bluffs, IA Stir Cove at Harrah’s Casino & Hotel
08/05/13  Sturgis, SD  Broken Spoke Saloon and Campground
08/07/13 Edmonton, AB – Shaw Conference Center
08/08/13 Calgary, AB – Stampede Corral
08/9-10/13  Squamish, BC Squamish Valley Music Festival
08/15/13 Morrison, CO  Red Rocks Amphitheater
08/17/13 Los Angeles, CA Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal CityWalk08/31-09/01/13 Philadelphia, PA  Budweiser Made In America Festival
10/04-06/13 Austin, TX  Austin City Limits Festival
10/11-13/13 Austin, TX  Austin City Limits Festival

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