via press release:
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE TO PERFORM “LIVE ON LETTERMAN”
CONCERT WEBCAST, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5
Performance Follows the Release of
Their Sixth Album, “…Like Clockwork,” on June 4
Performance Will Be Streamed Live and
Available On Demand on CBS.com and VEVO
CBS Interactive’s award-winning webcast concert series, LIVE ON LETTERMAN, will feature four-time GRAMMY® Award nominees Queens of the Stone Age in a live webcast concert from the world-famous Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, available on CBS.com and VEVO, Wednesday, June 5 (9:00 PM, ET/6:00 PM, PT).
Queens of the Stone Age will perform songs off their hotly anticipated new album, …Like Clockwork, which will be released the day prior to their LIVE ON LETTERMAN appearance. Along with new tracks from the album, which include the recent Rolling Stone four-star lead single review recipient “My God Is The Sun,” as well as others being unveiled in succession at likeclockwork.tv, Queens of the Stone Age’s LIVE ON LETTERMAN debut will also feature favorites from the multi-million-selling Queens catalogue of albums, including the acclaimed Era Vulgaris and Lullabies To Paralyze, the recent deluxe reissues Rated R and Queens of the Stone Age, and the platinum Songs For The Deaf.
The LIVE ON LETTERMAN franchise, which has surpassed 160 million views to date on CBS.com and VEVO, has hosted some of the most established bands and musicians across the globe, staged in an intimate and dynamic setting for worldwide followers to enjoy. LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcasts have included some of music’s biggest stars, including The Killers, Coldplay, Mumford & Sons and Adele.
Fans can watch Queens of the Stone Age’s webcast live or on-demand on CBS.com at http://www.cbs.com/shows/liveonletterman/. The webcasts are also available on-demand via the newly launched CBS App for the iPhone and iPad. Additionally, the show is available live and on-demand through CBS properties and via a live audio stream on Radio.com‘s mobile applications. The webcasts are also offered on VEVO, the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform, through VEVO.com and its free mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and iPad. The on-demand performances are available across the entire VEVO platform, including VEVO.com, its mobile and tablet apps, mobile website, connected TVs and syndication partners.
Critically acclaimed, GRAMMY® Award-nominated, gold and platinum arena/stadium/festival vets Queens of the Stone Age – consisting of founder and lead vocalist Joshua Homme, Troy Van Leeuwen, Dean Fertita and Michael Shuman – will release …Like Clockwork, their sixth studio album, on June 4. The album marks Queens of the Stone Age’s first full length offering of new material since 2007’s Era Vulgaris and boasts an impressive roster of collaborators, including Elton John, Dave Grohl and Trent Reznor, new Queens drummer Jon Theodore and others. The band has built huge cadres of fans among critics and consumers alike with its eclectic, hypnotic and relentlessly intense brand of desert rock, with many already hailing …Like Clockwork as the finest Queens effort to date. Queens of the Stone Age has already embarked on an extensive tour of theaters, arenas and festivals all over the world to support the album’s release. Their LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcast will be an intimate and unforgettable stop along the way.
Queens of the Stone Age’s LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcast will precede their two nights of appearances on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, the first which will be broadcast that same evening, Wednesday, June 5, and the following night on Thursday, June 6 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.