Mojave Lords: The Desert Sessions
David Catching on his latest project and how to survive life in an unforgiving climate
Sometime Queens Of The Stone Age collaborator David Catching's latest band, Mojave Lords, was formed with his neighbour, Kevin 'Bingo' Richey. Their debut album, 'Unfuckwithable' – recorded at the legendary Rancho de la Luna studios – will be released next month. Here, Catching reveals how he roped in members of Eagles of Death Metal (Brian 'Big Hands' O' Connor pictured on the right), Screaming Trees and Masters Of Reality to make his ideas a reality and explains what sort of mindset you need to live in the Mojave Desert...
**WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO FORM MOJAVE LORDS?
**“Bingo [Kevin Richey] and I have been friends for a really long time. He's engineered and played with me a lot at the Rancho [de la Luna] over the years. One day we were sitting around and we thought that nobody's made a really great, dumb rock album lately. We decided we were just gonna sit down and start writing one. And so we did...”