Josh Homme has shared a letter written by Anthony Bourdain to the Queens of the Stone Age frontman's daughter Camille, who summarizes the friendship between the rocker and the deceased chef.
"Tony, I miss you badly Once Camille was so mad She defended me & they were too They defended me As we have done many times and would do … and you, with great care, Such empathy, such sweetness … They apologized to a little girl who defended her father, "Homme wrote about Bourdain's own daughter," Ariane, that was your father. "
In Bourdain's letter, he apologized to Camille for Breaking one of Homes guitars during a promo The "Parts Unknown" episode Bourdain made with Homme in the California High Desert
"You saw me pick Dadi's guitar and hit a tree, and I'm mine sure that was annoying, "Bourdain explained" not so subtle "ode to a similar scene in National Lampoon's Animal House where John Belushi destroyed an acoustic guitar
" I know that that's not really Daddy's G itarre was, and that we both just played around, "he continued. "Daddy would have been very angry if I did that – and since he's a big man, I would not always be here to write this letter, I really like your daddy, we're friends."
As As proof of her close friendship, Bourdain colorfully recalled an incident at the bar Pappy & Harriet, where a "superfan" addressed Homme, who led "him at the thorax" to a security guard.
"I would have broken my beer glass over the man's skull and then pushed the remains into his throat. That's the kind of guy I am," Bourdain wrote. "I had your daddy back – just as he meant."
Bourdain concluded the letter by praising the "perfectly brilliant" Homme and declaring that the rocker never got drunk despite frequent tequila drinking and the question of what Homme cooks
Following suicide on 8 August after Bourdain's death June, Homme paid tribute to his friend both in social media and on stage, with queens dedicated to the Stone Age "Long Slow Goodbye" in his honor "brother" Tony.
Tony, I miss you badly. Once Camille was so mad at you. She defended me. And so you were. Ariane, that was your father. Humble, Joshua pic.twitter.com/sR3mwO5WBI
– QOTSA (@qotsa) June 29, 2018