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News : Queens Of The Stone Age touring Australia this August/September.

By on April 26, 2018

Queens Of The Stone Age, helmed by founding member Joshua Homme (guitar/vocals), with Troy Van Leeuwen (guitar), Dean Fertita (guitar/keys), Jon Theodore (drums/percussion) and Michael Shuman (bass) will return to Australia on their Villains World Tour, performing seven massive headline shows for Frontier Touring throughout August and September. They will be joined at all shows by Australian blues maestro C.W. Stoneking.

QOTSA are currently promoting their brand new album ‘Villians’, out now via Matador Records. Click here to start streaming.

FRONTIER MEMBERS PRE-SALE
via frontiertouring.com/qotsa
Runs 24 hours from: Tuesday 1 May (2pm AEST/2pm NZST)
or ends earlier if pre-sale allocation exhausted.

GENERAL PUBLIC ON SALE
Begins: Thursday 3 May (12noon local time)

TOUR DATES – AUGUST / SEPTEMBER

Tuesday 28 August
Riverstage | Brisbane, QLD
All Ages
ticketmaster.com.au | Ph: 136 100

Thursday 30 August
Entertainment Centre | Newcastle, NSW
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

Friday 31 August
Hordern Pavilion | Sydney, NSW
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

NEW SHOW
Saturday 1 September
Horden Pavilion | Sydney, NSW
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

Tuesday 4 September
Derwent Entertainment Centre | Hobart, TAS
All Ages
ticketmaster.com.au | Ph: 136 100

Friday 7 September
Margaret Court Arena | Melbourne, VIC
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

NEW SHOW
Saturday 8 September
Margaret Court Arena | Melbourne, VIC
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

Sunday 9 September
Entertainment Centre | Adelaide, SA
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

Wednesday 12 September
Perth Arena | Perth, WA
All Ages
ticketek.com.au | Ph: 132 849

Tickets to all dates go on sale on Thursday 3 May – head to frontiertouring.com/QOTSAfor all of the details.

UPDATE: 07/05/2018

To meet overwhelming demand, Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce that Queens Of The Stone Age will perform second and final shows in both Sydney and Melbourne, with the first Sydney show sold out.

The newly-announced Sydney show will take place on Saturday 1 September at the Hordern Pavilion. Melbourne also gets a second gig, on Saturday 8 September at Margaret Court Arena.

Tickets for both of the new shows will go on sale at 12noon AEST on Wednesday 9 Maywith a Frontier Members pre-sale beginning tomorrow (Tuesday 8 May) – see frontiertouring.com/QOTSA for all the details.

Helmed by founding member Joshua Homme (guitar/vocals), with Troy Van Leeuwen (guitar), Dean Fertita (guitar/keys), Jon Theodore (drums/percussion) and Michael Shuman (bass), Queens of The Stone Age will kick off the AU & NZ leg of their Villains World Tour at Auckland’s Spark Arena on Thursday 23 August.

From there, the rock’n’roll legends will perform a second New Zealand date at Christchurch’s Horncastle Arena, before landing in Australia to perform shows in Brisbane, Newcastle, Sydney, Hobart, Melbourne and Adelaide closing out the tour at Perth Arena on Wednesday 12 September. These shows make good on Homme’s promise made while on our shores last year of returning before too long:

“Everybody who knows me knows that Australia is my home away from home.”
– Josh Homme

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