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Iggy Pop: James Williamson Is A 'Brutal' Guitarist

Iggy Pop describes James Williamson as a ''brutal'' guitarist.The Stooges frontman notices distinctive differences between his bandmate's instrumental skills compared to original guitar player Ron Asheton, who passed away in 2009, and feels there is...

Super-human Iggy Pop

Iggy Pop is ''almost super-human''The punk rock singer is still giving his all at every performance, despite being 66, and astounds even his own band, The Stooges, with his energy. Guitarist James Williamson told FasterLouder.com.au:...

Iggy And The Stooges Ready Or Die Faces The Critics

Iggy Pop by rights should be long dead by now, given the rock and roll lifestyle he’s led during near 50 years of pushing his body to the limit in the name of punk, so...

The Flaming Lips And Ke$ha Record Album

The Flaming Lips and Ke$ha are making an album together.The indie rockers and the outspoken singer had such a ''blast'' the last time they worked together they have decided to team up again to record...

Ke$ha Was A Serial Breaker-and-enterer

Ke$ha was a ''serial breaker-and-enterer'' when she was younger. The 'Tik Tok' star was desperate to get her early tracks heard, and would stop at nothing to get the biggest stars to listen to her...

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"My motivation in making any record with the group at this point is no longer personal. It's just a pig-headed f**king thing I have that a real f**king group, when they're an older group, they...

Rod Stewart & Iggy Pop Make It Onto Dull Men Of The Year List

Rod Stewart and Iggy Pop have been named Dull Men of the Year.The rockers have made the Dull Men's Club 2013 list for cooing about their love of model railways and slippers. Stewart is a...

Iggy Pop Wants David Bowie's Level Of Privacy

Iggy Pop wants to have David Bowie's level of privacy in his own life.The rock icons haven't spoken in a decade, which Iggy puts down to the 'Where Are We Now?' hitmaker's privacy - and...

Iggy Pop And David Bowie's Friendship To Hit The Big Screen In Biopic

Iggy Pop and David Bowie's friendship in 1970s West Berlin, Germany is to be explored in a new biopic adapted from two acclaimed biographies of the rockers.Lust For Life will focus on the pair's legendary...

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Rocker/actor Lenny Kravitz has replaced Iggy Pop as the new face of French clothing brand Eleven Paris. The American Woman hitmaker has posed for a shoot with model Charlotte Free for the company's 2013 Spring/Summer...

An Impressive Display From The Rolling Stones At Brooklyn’S Barclays Centre

With a stage set inside the bands trademark open-lips logo, The Rolling Stones put on an impressive display at Brooklyn’s new Barclays Centre on Saturday night (December 8, 2012). The band may have 50 years...

Ke$ha's 'Spirit Journey' For Warrior

Ke$ha dived with sharks to get inspiration for 'Warrior'. The 'Die Young' singer went around the world on a ''spirit journey,'' getting close to nature to prepare for writing her second album. She told the...

The Rolling Stones Get Help From Mary J. Blige At London's O2 Arena

Mary J. Blige had ''so much fun'' appearing in the Rolling Stones 50th anniversary concert.The 'No More Drama' singer took to the stage at London's 02 arena last night (25.11.12) to join the band -...

Ke$ha Cried Meeting Iggy Pop

Pop star Ke$Ha felt like a fool the first time she met punk idol Iggy Pop because she broke down in tears.The TiK ToK hitmaker invited the legendary rocker to join her in the recording...

Joan Jett Honoured For Animal Charity Work

Legendary rocker Joan Jett has been honoured for her tireless work for animal rights by fellow singer/activist Iggy Pop.The Joan Jett & the Blackhearts frontwoman was presented with the Nanci Alexander Activist Award, named after...

Joan Jett Unveils Peta Advert

Joan Jett unveiled her first campaign for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on Sunday night (04.11.12).The 'I Love Rock 'n' Roll' singer attended the unveiling of the advert in Florida and she...

Iggy Pop's New Comedy Tour Rider Revealed

Rock veteran Iggy Pop has been keeping venue bosses entertained on tour by handing out a hilarious new backstage rider, which lists demands including "seven dwarves" and "a belly dancer".The star drew laughs with a...

Kesha Had Sexual Encounter With A Ghost

Kesha has had sex with a ghost.The 'We R Who We R' hitmaker has revealed that one of her new tracks 'Supernatural' was inspired by an erotic paranormal experience.Speaking to Ryan Seacrest on his KIIS...

Iggy Pop And Dave Davies To Appear On The Who Tribute Album

Rock legends Iggy Pop, Dave Davies and Todd Rundgren will all appear on a new tribute album dedicated to The Who.A 16-track record, Who You Are, features a host of musicians performing their own renditions...

Ke$ha Mtv Vma Appearance Leads To New Single Confirmation

Kesha was full of chatter as she headed down the red carpet for the Mtv VMA Awards last night (September 6th), confirming that she had a new single on the way, and revealing that she'd...

Scarlett Johansson Collaborates On Bonnie & Clyde Track

Scarlett Johansson has returned to working on her singing career.The actress has collaborated with Lulu Gainsbourg on a cover of French music legend Serge Gainsbourg's 'Bonnie & Clyde'. The track comes from Lulu's tribute album...

Soundgarden Headline Hard Rock Calling

Soundgarden closed the first day of Hard Rock Calling last night (13.07.12).The 'Superunknown' group - who reunited in 2010 after a 12-year hiatus - braved the rain in London's Hyde Park to deliver a hit-packed,...

Joe Jackson Fronts New Duke Ellington Tribute Album

Iggy Pop, Joe Jackson and The Roots star Ahmir '?UESTLOVE' THOMPSON are among the eclectic artists appearing on a new Duke Ellington tribute album.The project is Steppin' Out singer Jackson's brainchild and features a series...

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Iggy Pop has recorded a duet with Best Coast star Bethany Cosentino for an upcoming episode of TV vampire drama True Blood. The odd couple's Let's Boot and Rally will debut during the end credits...

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Former The Smiths star Morrissey has landed Iggy Pop & The Stooges as his support act for an upcoming November (12) gig at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Iggy Pop And Ginger Baker Cover The Black Keys For Tribute Album

Iggy Pop and Cream drummer Ginger Baker have teamed up to pay tribute to rocking blues duo The Black Keys on a new covers album.The odd couple has recorded a rendition of the band's Lonely...

Ke$ha Samples Blur's Song 2 On New Record

Ke$ha samples Blur's 'Song 2' on her second album. Leaked track 'Woo Hoo' features snippets of the British band's classic, backed by lyrics about the hard-partying lifestyle which Ke$ha is famous for.Other tracks on the...

Ian Curtis Of Joy Division Remembered, 32 Years On

Today (May 18, 2012) marks the 32nd anniversary of the death of Ian Curtis, the former frontman of the Mancunian post-punk band Joy Division. Curtis committed suicide on May 18, 1980, leaving a wife, Deborah...

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...