Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme announced that the first Desert Sessions albums since 2003 will be released next month. The albums, Arrivederci Despair and Tightwads & Nitwits & Critics & Heels, will be available via Matador Records on October 25.
The albums will be the 11th and 12th installments in the long-running collaboration series. They will feature ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons, Jake Shears of Scissor Sisters, Stella Mozgawa of Warpaint, Mike Kerr and many others. In total, the albums will feature eight tracks and will be available digitally and as a limited edition vinyl pressing.
JUST ANNOUNCED | Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme & friends return with the first Desert Sessions in 16 years. Vol. 11 & 12 ft Billy Gibbons, Les Claypool (Primus), Stella Mozgawa (Warpaint), Jake Shears (Scissor Sisters) + more.
— Recordstore.co.uk (@recordstore) September 26, 2019
Check out the tracklist below.
Desert Sessions Vols. 11 & 12 Tracklist:
“Move Together” (lead vocal: Billy F. Gibbons)
“Noses in Roses, Forever” (lead vocal: Joshua Homme)
“Far East for the Trees”
“If You Run” (lead vocal: Libby Grace)
“Crucifire” (lead vocal: Mike Kerr)
“Chic Tweetz” (vocals: Töôrnst Hülpft, Matt Berry)
“Something You Can’t See” (lead vocal: Jake Shears)
“Easier Said Than Done” (lead vocal: Joshua Homme)