Queens of the Stone Age

Josh HommeGuitar, vocals1997-
David CatchingGuitar1997-2000
Nick OliveriBass, vocals1997-2004
Alfredo HernandezDrums1997 - 1999
Mario LalliGuitar1999
Gene TrautmannDrums1999 - 2002
Brendon McNicholGuitar2000 - 2002
Mark LaneganVocals2001 - 2006
Dave GrohlDrums2002
Troy Van LeeuwenGuitar, keyboard, vocals2002-
Joey CastilloDrums2002-2013
Dan DruffBass2005
Alain JohannesBass, guitar2005-2007
Michael ShumanBass, vocals2007-
Dean FertitaKeyboard, vocals2007-
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Taylor DayneSongwriter Interviews

Taylor talks about "The Machine" - the hits, the videos and Clive Davis.

"Private Eyes" - The Story Behind the SongSong Writing

How a goofy detective movie, a disenchanted director and an unlikely songwriter led to one of the biggest hits in pop history.

Chris TomlinSongwriter Interviews

The king of Christian worship music explains talks about writing songs for troubled times.

Bob DaisleySongwriter Interviews

Bob was the bass player and lyricist for the first two Ozzy Osbourne albums. Here's how he wrote songs like "Crazy Train" and "Mr. Crowley" with Ozzy and Randy Rhoads.

Danny KortchmarSongwriter Interviews

Danny played guitar on Sweet Baby James, Tapestry, and Running On Empty. He also co-wrote many hit songs, including "Dirty Laundry," "Sunset Grill" and "Tender Is The Night."

TV Theme SongsFact or Fiction

Was a Beatles song a TV theme? And who came up with those Fresh Prince and Sopranos songs?