I’ve never ever got into Queens of the Stone Age, but as the final main stage act, I felt a little compelled to go. Their sound was flawless and cool. I was able to recognize a few tunes that were popular enough to reach my Much Music-loving years in the early 00s.
As a non-smoker, the idea of smoking is not something I find attractive in the slightest, however for some reason Queens of the Stone Age frontman made it look good. He managed to sing a tune, smoke a cigarette, and play guitar.
Probably very planned, but his wife and the frontwoman of the Distillers had an earlier spot performer under her own name, Brody Dalle.
And of course there’s a tumblr titled ‘JoshHommehavingafag,’ here’s a shot from it: