The Desert Sessions are a musical collective series, founded by Josh Homme.
Between 1997 and 2003, different incarnations of that group released 10 different albums. It’s 16 years later, and Homme has announced a new Desert Sessions Album. Vols. 11 & 12 is out October 25 via Matador.
Josh Homme produced Vols. 11 & 12, which the collective recorded in December 2018 . Contributors include Matt Berry, Carla Azar, Warpaint’s Stella Mozgawa, Scissor Sisters’ Jake Shears, ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons, Primus’ Les Claypool, and Matt Sweeney.
Previous contributors to the famous Desert Sessions series include members of Homme’s bands Queens of the Stone Age and Kyuss, PJ Harvey, Dean Ween, Twiggy Ramirez, and others.
01 Move Together (lead vocal: Billy F. Gibbons)
02 Noses in Roses Forever (lead vocal: Joshua Homme)
03 Far East for the Trees
04 If You Run (lead vocal: Libby Grace)
05 Crucifire (lead vocal: Mike Kerr)
06 Chic Tweetz (vocals: Töôrnst Hülpft, Matt Berry)
07 Something You Can’t See (lead vocal: Jake Shears)
08 Easier Said Than Done (lead vocal: Joshua Homme)