The Skeleton Key is an op-amp distortion pedal that claims to hold the secret to Josh Homme’s guitar sound – but whatever you do, don’t tell anyone. We’re keeping this to ourselves, right?
The Queens of the Stone Age guitarist recalls a studio visit from the ZZ Top icon, and in doing so provides yet more evidence in favor of the ‘tone is in the hands’ argument
The Skeleton Key is a QOTSA-flavored collab from Funny Little Boxes and Let’s Play All – best known as the masterminds behind the acclaimed 1991 pedal
Unmissable new cuts from Queens of the Stone Age, Nili Brosh, Alex Skolnick, Black Stone Cherry, Tash Sultana, Asking Alexandria and… Dolly Parton?!
Fripp channels his inner Josh Homme in the latest of his and his wife's freewheeling Sunday Lunch covers
Taylor Hawkins, Chris Chaney, Chad Smith, Danny Carey, Andrew Watt, Josh Homme and Troy Van Leeuwen came together for a loose, one-off performance at Malibu Elementary School
Homme has denied the claims through his lawyer Susan Wiesner, who labeled the allegations as “spurious”
The surprising piece of gear was also used to record the mammoth basslines on the band’s hit track, No One Knows
The Protection By Audio pop-up shop features items from Wilco, the Flaming Lips, Queens of the Stone Age and others
“I have thought about this, especially in the last few years, to do something special,” the Queens of the Stone Age frontman says
Queens of the Stone Age have announced a series of tour dates for early 2018, that will take the hard-rock quintet to the western United States and Canada.
There are few bands in rock music whose individual members have résumés as long and as impressive as those in Queens of the Stone Age.