American rock band Queens of the Stone Age, often abbreviated as QOTSA was formed in Palm Desert, California, the United States in 1997. The band plays a fusion of metal and psychedelic rock being one of the most famous stoner rock bands. The band was founded by Josh Homme under the name Gamma Ray. Later the name was changed for Queens of the Stone Age and the first line-up of the band was formed. The band underwent multiple line-up changed and Josh Homme is the only original member in the current band. Other band members are Troy Van Leeuwen, Joey Castillo, Dean Fertita and Michael Shuman. The band reached the commercial success releasing their 2002 album Songs for the Deaf. They invited Dave Grohl (of Foo Fighters and ex-Nirvana) to record the album and accompany the band during the tour. From our site you can download the breakthrough album by Queens of the Stone Age in mp3.