- Summary: Stoner metal is back in the form of the third LP from Queens of the Stone Age, who are supplemented for this release (and supporting tour) by drummer Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters, Nirvana) and former Screaming Trees vocalist Mark Lanegan.
- Record Label: Interscope
- Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Metal
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Entertainment WeeklyThe year's best hard-rock album. [6 Sep 2002, p.86]
Uncut[A] breathtaking, virtually flawless album. [Sep 2002, p.104]
BlenderWhile cliches abound... this huge music is delivered with panache. [#9, p.154]
MojoAll the elements which made its predecessor so great are here, but in excelsis, and occasionally excess. [Sep 2002, p.95]
calez1qAug 29, 2002Compared to the rest of the hard rock garbage out there, this album stands out like a beacon of welcome light.
Jan 15, 2011You like good rock, you like good music? How about a trip- how about a rolling, thundering blast of grit and rock- shot into your skull, stillYou like good rock, you like good music? How about a trip- how about a rolling, thundering blast of grit and rock- shot into your skull, still yeah? Then, do this album! Do it now!… Expand
AaronTFeb 16, 2004great album, powerful songs, superb riffs, I new hope in heavy. thank GOD, this musical genre is in good shape, and very alive.
BrydenS.Nov 26, 2007Best metal album of the 00's. Even Dave Grohl admitted it was the best album he had ever played on. The fact that it is a loose concept Best metal album of the 00's. Even Dave Grohl admitted it was the best album he had ever played on. The fact that it is a loose concept album and flows cohesively is the icing on top of the fact that it rocks harder than any of the other crap currently plaguing modern rock radio. Anyone who doesn't give this album at least an 8 doesn't know anything about hard rock and should stick to the Adult Alternative section of the record store.… Expand
Jul 10, 2018The good, pointless and old rock and roll. The best QOTSA album, among with Rated R (2000). Josh Homme isn't a virtuoso guitar player, butThe good, pointless and old rock and roll. The best QOTSA album, among with Rated R (2000). Josh Homme isn't a virtuoso guitar player, but this fact doesn't prevent that he compose many of his best songs. Another goal is the marvelous band that accompanies Homme. Mark Lanegan that lend his powerful voice, Nick Oliveri always offering amazing bass lines and finally the sacred rock's monstrer Dave Grohl that occupies the drumsticks masterfully. Materpiece.… Expand
FuckingJesusAug 23, 2002Fuck yall fucking posers!! PUNK NOT DEAD!!!!!!!
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