The Queens of the Stone Age are a hard rock and alternative rock group, originally from Palm Desert, California. The band first came together in 1996 and two years later, released their first full-length album; a self-titled album under Loose Grove Records.
Since 1996, The Queens of the Stone Age have released five additional albums, including Rated R, Songs for the Deaf, Lullabies to Paralyze, Over the Years and through the Woods and 2007's Era Vulgaris. They were nominated for four Grammy Awards to date, in 2003, 2004, 2006 and 2008, all for the category of "Best Hard Rock Performance".
The Queens of the Stone Age feature an exciting and high-energy live show, which encapsulates what the band is all about: great rock and roll music.