Queens of the Stone Age to play Providence in July

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After competing a tour of Australia and New Zealand with Nine Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age have added additional dates in North America in support of their most recent album, 2013’s …Like Clockwork. The veteran alt-rockers will hit Rhode Island for a performance at the at the Providence Performing Arts Center on Monday, July 14. Tickets for the show, which range in price from $39.50 to $69.50, will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Live Nation.

…Like Clockwork, Queens of the Stone Age’s sixth studio effort and follow-up to 2007’s Era Vulgaris, debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 after its release last June. It also hit #1 in Australia, Ireland and Portugal, while reaching the top ten in a dozen other countries. Self-produced by the band and recorded at frontman Josh Homme’s home studio in Burbank, California, it is the first Queens of the Stone Age album to feature full contributions from bassist Michael Shuman and keyboardist and guitarist Dean Fertita, who both joined the band in 2007.

Among the handful of special guest collaborators on …Like Clockwork are Elton John, Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Nirvana, Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails, Alex Turner of Arctic Monkeys, Jake Shears of Scissor Sisters. It also features singles “My God Is the Sun”, “I Sat by the Ocean” and “Smooth Sailing” (streaming below).

Queens of the Stone Age will also perform at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine on July 12.

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