Queens of the Stone Age

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Queens of the Stone Age is an American rock band, formed in 1996 in Palm Desert, California. The band is well-noted for their signature style of heavy, riff-oriented hard rock music. Since their foundation, the only constant member of the band has been Josh Homme, while other current band members include Troy Van Leeuwen (guitar, lap steel, keyboard, percussions, backing vocals), Michael Shuman (bass guitar, keyboard, backing vocals), Dean Fertita (keyboards, guitar, percussions, backing vocals) and recent addition Jon Theodore (drums).