Celeb photographer Chelsea Lauren posted a video to her social media of Homme kicking her within the head mid-song at a efficiency in Los Angeles on Saturday night time.
“Due to @joshhomme I now get to spend my night time within the (emergency room). Critically, WHO DOES THAT?!?” Lauren stated in her publish.
It is unclear from the video whether or not or not the kick was intentionally geared toward Lauren, however in a video apology Homme admitted he had been “a complete dick.”
“I haven’t got any excuse or motive to justify what I did … I am actually sorry and I hope you are okay,” he stated in a video posted to varied Queens of the Stone Age social media accounts.
“I’ve made numerous errors in my life and final night time was undoubtedly considered one of them, and I apologize for that to you. I wish to be a great man however I feel final night time I undoubtedly failed at that.”
Homme additionally apologized to his bandmates and his household within the video, together with his mom, father and his youngsters. “I will need to determine some stuff out I feel,” he stated.
In an earlier publish to the official Queens of the Stone Age Twitter account Sunday, Homme stated he had kicked Lauren’s digicam whereas “being misplaced within the efficiency.”
“I kicked over numerous lighting and tools on our stage. Immediately it was delivered to my consideration that this included a digicam held by photographer Chelsea Lauren. I didn’t imply for that to occur and I’m very sorry,” he stated within the assertion.
Lauren had maintained the kick wasn’t an accident, including “assault in any kind just isn’t okay.”
“I used to be the place I used to be allowed to be, I used to be not breaking any guidelines. I used to be merely making an attempt to do my job,” she stated in a prolonged Instagram publish.
She stated she had been launched from hospital with a bruised eyebrow and a sore neck.
“I maintain no one accountable for this however Josh himself,” she stated.