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Johnny Depp Recalls Bad Jobs

Johnny Depp was a terrible telemarketer.The 'Transcendence' star tried out a multitude of jobs before finding fame as an actor, but none was less suited to him than selling pens to strangers over the phone...

5th April 2014

The Stooges Rocker James Williamson Resurrects Lost Album

The Stooges rocker James Williamson has resurrected a collection of songs he wrote with Iggy Pop four decades ago.The iconic punk band enjoyed a prolific creative period while they toured their now-legendary 1973 album Raw...

2nd April 2014

Johnny Depp Claims Music Is A 'Lifesaver'

Johnny Depp says making music is a ''lifesaver''.The Hollywood star's ''first love'' was rock 'n' roll after getting a guitar aged just 12 and after years devoted to his film career, the 'Rum Diary' actor...

1st April 2014

Iggy Pop: 'I Miss My Parents'

Rock wildman Iggy Pop wishes his parents had lived long enough to enjoy his success.The punk icon fears his folks died believing their foul-mouthed son would never achieve his dreams. In a candid new...

25th March 2014

Espressos Help Get Iggy Pop Through High-energy Gigs

Punk icon Iggy Pop gulps down espressos before gigs so he has the energy to perform full sets like an aged wildman.The 66-year-old Lust For Life singer is known for his crazy stage antics that...

24th March 2014

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"It's still a very good earner. That was the beginning of my having any sort of success. I bought a place on Bleecker Street (in New York), and then I bought a house in Miami...

24th March 2014

Iggy Pop Wants To Die By Shark Attack

Iggy Pop says he would rather be eaten by a shark than die in an old people's home.The 66-year-old Stooges frontman ''seriously'' hates the idea of entering into ''assisted living'' as a pensioner and claims...

21st March 2014

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"Long ago, during my different bachelor periods , some sexual partners didn't understand. They'd say, 'Come on, you're Iggy Pop. Whip me! Beat me! Hurt me!'" Iggy Pop's past lovers expected the punk icon to...

21st March 2014

Iggy Pop Hopes For Shark Attack Death

Punk icon Iggy Pop is hoping for a death at sea, courtesy of a hungry shark.The Lust for Life singer, 66, admits he hates the idea of dying in a nursing home in his 90s...

21st March 2014

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"He called me one night... and left a message on my phone: 'Let's get together in the studio'. I called him back to be polite. I was not dying to record with him." Iggy Pop...

21st March 2014

Iggy Pop Unsure Of The Stooges' Future After Asheton Death

Iggy Pop has cast doubt on the future of his rock band The Stooges following the tragic death of Scott Asheton, insisting the group won't feel the same without the drummer and his brother.The punk...

19th March 2014

Raw Power: Remembering The Stooges Drummer Scott Asheton

In the words of his Stooges bandmate Iggy Pop, Scott Asheton ‘left a huge legacy to the world’. The 64 year old drummer of the influential early punk band died on Saturday (March 15, 2014)...

By Stephanie Chase | 18th March 2014

Iggy Pop Says Farewell To "Dear Friend" Scott Asheton

Iggy Pop has led the tributes to his late friend and band-mate, the Stooges drummer Scott Asheton, who has died aged 64. Pop confirmed the news on his Facebook page on Sunday (March 16, 2014),...

By Michael West | 17th March 2014

Stooges Drummer Scott Asheton Dies Aged 64

Iggy Pop has paid tribute to The Stooges' drummer Scott Asheton, who died on Saturday (15.03.14). Scott - who retired from the band temporarily in 2011 after a stroke, but returned for their 2013 album...

17th March 2014

Stars Perform At Tibetan Culture Benefit

Rock icons Iggy Pop, New Order and Patti Smith took to the stage in New York City on Tuesday night (11Mar14) to headline the 24th annual Tibet House U.S. Benefit Concert.The event, in aid of...

12th March 2014

Iggy Pop Plays Joy Division Classics With New Order At Tibet Concert

Iggy Pop was backed by New Order for a rendition of classic Joy Division tracks including Love Will Tear Us Apart at the 24th Annual Tibet House US Benefit Concert at New York's Carnegie Hall...

By Michael West | 12th March 2014

Iggy Pop To Take Over Jarvis Cocker's Bbc Radio Spot

Iggy Pop has landed a year-long British radio show after signing on to temporarily replace Pulp star Jarvis Cocker as the singer takes a break from his popular Bbc 6 Music programme.Cocker will cut short...

24th February 2014

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Rocker Iggy Pop, former Eagles star Joe Walsh and British band New Order are set to headline the 24th annual Tibet House U.S. Benefit Concert in New York. The gig, which takes place on 11...

10th January 2014

Iggy Pop Calls On Michigan Governor To Halt Wolf Hunting

Punk icon Iggy Pop has made an impassioned plea to the governor of his native Michigan, urging the politician to stop wolf hunting in the state and prevent the "senseless killing" of the animals.The Lust...

15th November 2013

Iggy Pop Is Hitting The Radio Waves With Bbc 6music

He’s not exactly associated with Christmas, but Iggy Pop will be hosting two special festival shows on BBC 6Music.It’s all part of a line up that includes Mick Jones and Paul Simonon of The Clash...

By Jack de Aguilar | 15th November 2013

Iggy Pop Taking To The Airwaves For Festive Radio Specials

Rock legend Iggy Pop is giving music fans a special gift this festive season by hosting two shows on U.K. radio.The punk icon will take to the airwaves as part of a special Christmas line-up...

13th November 2013

Lou Reed Died Peacefully

Lou Reed died ''looking at the trees'' while doing Tai Chi. The legendary Velvet Underground musician passed away from liver cancer at his home in New York last Sunday (27.10.13), and his wife, Laurie Anderson,...

1st November 2013

Stars Pay Tribute To Lou Reed

Stars have rushed to pay tribute to Lou Reed, who passed away yesterday (27.10.13).The former Velvet Underground star died from complications stemming from a liver transplant earlier this year, and ex-bandmates, friends and fans have...

28th October 2013

Iggy Pop Replaces Roger Daltrey In Wonderland

Iggy Pop will replace fellow rocker Roger Daltrey as the voice of a caterpillar in a new Tv series.The Lust For Life singer has joined the cast of Once Upon a Time in Wonderland....

17th September 2013

“50,000 Bands And 1 Disgusting Bathroom" - Rupert Grint Stars In Cbgb [Trailer + Pictures]

The highly anticipated movie surrounding New York’s infamous CBGB club is getting closer, and we’ve got some fantastic film stills to whet your punk-rock appetite. Rupert Grint stars alongside his Harry Potter nemsis Alan Rickman...

By Jack de Aguilar | 28th August 2013

Iggy Pop & Yoko Ono Team Up To Record Track For The Animals

Iggy Pop and Yoko Ono have teamed up on record to benefit a Miami, Florida animal rescue organisation.The pair hit the stage together as part of an Ono tribute gig in Los Angeles in 2010...

2nd August 2013

Ageing Rocker Iggy Pop Quits Stage-diving

Punk rocker Iggy Pop has toned down his live shows in his old age after suffering a number of injuries while stage-diving last year (12).The 66 year old has been known for his crazy onstage...

2nd July 2013

Iggy Pop Feels 'Crazy' About America

Iggy Pop's new music lashes out at America.The so-called 'Godfather of Punk', who released his fifth album 'Ready To Die' with The Stooges earlier this year, wanted to include tracks that mock his home country.Speaking...

28th June 2013

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"I reckon I can get myself down to that ridiculous degree of skinniness for Iggy." British actor Daniel Radcliffe dreams of playing veteran rocker Iggy Pop in a film and would agree to slim down...

19th June 2013

Iggy Pop: Ready To Die Explores 'Glory' Of Recovering From Depression

Iggy Pop wrote 'Ready To Die' about the ''glory'' of recovering from depression.The 67-year-old rocker chose the title of The Stooges' follow-up album from 2007's 'The Weirdness' after battling with the illness himself and has...

19th May 2013

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Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

Star Wars fans got what they’d been waiting for on Thursday, as the...

Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

Almost two decades after portraying Selena Quintanilla on the big screen...

George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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