Tag Archives: Kyuss Lives!

Nick Oliveri Could Spend 15 Years In Prison

Posted by on August 15, 2011

Just when we thought bassists couldn’t get any crazier, former Queens Of The Stone Age/Kyuss bassist Nick Oliveri proved us wrong. Last month, the bassist found himself in an intense standoff with a S.W.A.T. team at his L.A. house after cops were called to the scene for a “domestic disturbance.” And now he could find […]

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Video: Kyuss Lives Even Without Nick Oliveri

Posted by on August 5, 2011

As you may have heard, bassist Nick Oliveri had a little run in with a S.W.A.T. team last month. Despite his recent troubles, Oliveri appears to still be in Kyuss Lives!, only being temporarily replaced for their recent European gigs. However, the group brought in a familiar face to fill in. Scott Reeder first replaced […]

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Kyuss Lives!/Ex-Queens Of The Stone Age Bassist Oliveri Arrested After Standoff With S.W.A.T. Team

Posted by on July 13, 2011

What the hell is wrong with bassists this week? According to TMZ, former Kyuss and Queens Of The Stone Age bassist Nick Oliveri was arrested after an intense standoff with a S.W.A.T. team at his L.A. home. Police were reportedly called to the scene after neighbors reported a “disturbance” at Oliveri and his girlfriend’s house. […]

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New Band Giving Away New Song For Free

Posted by on June 28, 2011

This coming Fall will be very busy for Atlanta’s MonstrO. In addition to touring with Kyuss Lives! and The Sword, the quartet will be releasing their debut self-titled album on September 6. Now they’re giving fans a taste via a free download. MonstrO is giving away a new song called “Anchors Up!” for free download […]

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Opeth, Kyuss, And Ghost Add Onto Their Fall Plans

Posted by on June 6, 2011

This Fall is shaping up to be epic for metal concerts. And it’s all thanks to tour announcements from Opeth, Kyuss Lives!, and Ghost (oh, well there’s also some other big show happening at Yankee Stadium this September we keep hearing about). First up, Opeth have announced more dates for their upcoming Fall tour with Katatonia. […]

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Kyuss Lives! Announces First U.S. Shows

Posted by on April 25, 2011

It’s the news that fans have been waiting for since three quarters of seminal stoner metal band Kyuss first announced plans to tour Europe under the moniker Kyuss Lives! The newly reunited trio has announced plans to perform their first shows in the U.S. since John Garcia, Brant Bjork, Nick Oliveri (along with new guitarist […]

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No New Collaboration Between Nick Oliveri And Josh Homme, But At Least They’re Friends Again!

Posted by on March 24, 2011

Bassist Nick Oliveri has been keeping himself busy lately with Kyuss Lives (which also features drummer Brant Bjork and singer John Garcia). But this time last year, rumors that Oliveri would be rejoining another old band of his, Queens Of The Stone Age, started to heat up. It all started when Josh Homme dedicated a song to […]

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Kyuss Lives! Planning To Record New Music

Posted by on December 14, 2010

When three quarters of Kyuss announced that they were reuniting, everyone figured it was just for live purposes. But now it appears that the group will not only be touring under the moniker Kyuss Lives!, but also recording new music under it. In an interview with U.K. magazine Rock Sound, singer John Garcia revealed the […]

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