Past Members. Alfredo played on the first self titled record “Queens of The Stone Age” He was a part of the early live act of Queens of The Stone Age with Josh, Nick, and Dave Catching. He recorded another EP with Queens Of The Stone Age, and then left to pursue other projects including Che, Mondo Generator, Family Butcher, and Yawning Man.
Founding member Josh Homme had previously performed as a live guitarist for Lanegan’s band Screaming Trees in 1996, with Homme subsequently wanting to include Lanegan’s vocals on the band’s debut album, Queens of the Stone Age (1998).
Queens Of The Stone Age – 50 Things You Never Knew. Josh Homme is also well known for his outlandish remarks and Glastonbury 2011 was no different. At the same gig where Beyoncé was headlining the Pyramid Stage, he simply said “fuck Beyoncé!”. Even Zane Lowe proudly announced he saw QOTSA instead. What a man.
Queens of the Stone Age signed with Matador in 2013 and the Like Clockwork album was released in June of that year. Like Clockwork topped the Billboard 200, as well as the Alternative, Digital, Hard Rock, Independent, and Top Rock charts.