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Queens of the Stone Age Vs Jimmy Eat World
The champions who formed under the name Gamma Ray are about to release their latest disc ‘…Like Clockwork’ on June 4th. QOTSA have gone through multiple line-up changes since their conception back in 1997. While also ranging from many different styles of genre’s from ‘stoner rock’ to what lead man Josh Homme describes as ‘robot rock’.
The challengers also bring a wide variety of genres with them including emo, pop punk, power pop and alternative rock. Jimmy Eat World’s latest record ‘Damage’ is described as a “pretty energetic” and explores the issue of relationship break-ups from the perspective of an adult. The band will released their 8th disc on June 11th, which will mark the guys first album in an independent era.
Which band will come out on top when the dust settles?