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The Things They Say 15891

24th March 2010

"I said I'd do a trio with P. Diddy and Justin Timberlake, but they (record company bosses) never took me up on it. Like, 'So, Diddy, how about a little blood on your yacht?' I...

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Slash Too Shy To Approach Singers

22nd March 2010

Slash was scared to call up stars and ask them to guest on his solo record. The former Guns 'N' Roses guitarist is set to release his debut solo album - which features a range...

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Iggy Pop Quits Stage Diving After New York Flop

22nd March 2010

IGGY POP has vowed to quit crowd surfing following an unfortunate incident in New York which left him battered and bruised.The veteran rocker is well known for leaping into the audience at his gigs, but...

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Abba Inducted Into Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame

16th March 2010

The Stooges, Genesis, ABBA, The Hollies and Jimmy Cliff were inducted into the Rock 'N' Roll hall of fame last night (15.03.10).The legendary performers were all honoured with a dinner in New York, and representatives...

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The Things They Say 15763

16th March 2010

"All the poor people who actually started rock 'n' roll music are cool." IGGY POP in his Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction speech.

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The Things They Say 15764

16th March 2010

"There's a lot of power and money in this room, it's a big industry; if it makes the right decisions, it will stay an industry." IGGY POP prods the music moguls at the Rock &...

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Vedder & Green Day Give Iggy & The Stooges A Hall Of Fame Boost

16th March 2010

PEARL JAM star EDDIE VEDDER and the members of GREEN DAY showed their punk rock credentials at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony when they joined IGGY POP and THE STOOGES onstage.Pop...

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Iggy And The Stooges Banned From The UK

15th March 2010

Iggy and The Stooges were not allowed into the UK when they first appeared at the border. The legendary rock group - fronted by Iggy Pop - were relocated from Michigan in the US to...

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Slash Bored By Bureaucracy

23rd February 2010

Slash spent more time dealing with bureaucracy than recording for his new album.The former Guns 'N' Roses guitarist assembled an all-star cast for his first solo effort, 'Slash', but says although it meant a lot...

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Iggy Pop Wants Xmas Hit

24th December 2009

Iggy Pop wants to release a Christmas single.The 'Lust For Life' singer would love to add a festive hit to his catalogue and considers recording a version of Bing Crosby's seasonal classic 'White Christmas' every...

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Abba's Hall Of Fame Nod

16th December 2009

Benny Andersson never expected ABBA to make it to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The four piece Swedish band - who are set to join the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next...

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Iggy Pop Finds 'Lost' Stooges Material

9th November 2009

Iggy Pop is to record a host of 'lost' Stooges songs.The legendary singer has recently reconciled with Iggy and the Stooges guitarist James Williamson and the pair are keen to record songs they wrote together...

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Fascinating Fact 8197

21st October 2009

The original members of QUEEN have been turned into LEGO versions of themselves for the upcoming music video game LEGO Rock Band. FREDDIE MERCURY, BRIAN MAY, JOHN DEACON and ROGER TAYLOR join IGGY POP and...

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Iggy Pop Honoured

16th September 2009

Rock icon IGGY POP is to be crowned a 'living legend' at this year's Classic Rock Roll of Honour Awards.The Stooges frontman has been singled out for the prize and will join a list of...

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Williamson Rejoins The Stooges To Replace Asheton

5th September 2009

IGGY POP has revamped his band THE STOOGES by inviting former guitarist JAMES WILLIAMSON to join a reunion following the death of RON ASHETON.Williamson, who hasn't performed since The Stooges split in 1974, was considering...

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Jet Singer Collapses On Stage

12th August 2009

JET frontman Nic Cester collapsed on stage last night (10.08.09).The Australian rocker was half-way through a concert at London's Hard Rock Café when he suddenly fell to the ground.He quickly stood up, joking he had...

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The Things They Say 13048

4th August 2009

"I am apparently about to become a Lego toy." Punk icon IGGY POP.

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The Things They Say 12692

24th June 2009

"I think it's now officially the world's worst form of music. Even a mid-level cumbia band in Venezuela sounds better than the biggest-selling rock bands. It's there to comfort people. And to keep things quiet....

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Iggy Pop's Rock Album Retreat

24th June 2009

IGGY POP retreated to a countryside hideaway to pen songs for his new album - in a desperate bid to escape his wild lifestyle.The punk icon - who's blasted the state of modern rock music...

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Iggy Pop Blasts Brainy Rockers

6th June 2009

Iggy Pop hates rock stars who "think they've got brains".The legendary singer - dubbed 'the godfather of punk' for the sound he created with garage band The Stooges - has blasted pretentious musicians for airing...

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Pop's Rant Against Modern Rock

5th June 2009

IGGY POP has blasted the state of modern rock music, blaming SMASHING PUMPKINS and LIMP BIZKIT for lowering standards.The Lust for Life hitmaker started a backlash against the genre on his website by branding certain...

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Pop: 'I Wish I Was Dumb Enough To Enjoy Drugs'

5th June 2009

Former addict IGGY POP hated his days as a drug-addled hellraiser - because he wasn't "dumb enough" to fully enjoy a high.The punk idol battled for years with substance abuse and a growing need for...

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The Things They Say 12515

5th June 2009

"At first, I hated this miniature intruder in the house, competing for my woman! But, little by little, I began to see he had a lot of charm." IGGY POP competes with his dog, Lucky,...

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Iggy Pop's Raw Reunion

27th May 2009

Iggy Pop is set to reform the original line-up of The Stooges to play 'Raw Power'.The 'Lust For Life' star has been in discussions with former guitarist James Williamson about getting together al the members...

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Pop Plans To Push On With The Stooges

22nd May 2009

IGGY POP is considering reteaming with guitarist JAMES WILLIAMSON as THE STOOGES' potential replacement for late rocker RON ASHETON. Asheton, 60, died from a heart attack on 6 January (09) - just months after reconciling with...

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Iggy Pop Embarrassed To Be 'Somebody You Can't Help But Like'

19th May 2009

IGGY POP has cleared up the embarrassment of appearing in a banned TV ad campaign for an online U.K. insurance company - explaining he found out too late he's someone you can't help but like. The...

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Iggy Embarrassed By U.k. Ad Campaign Controversy

18th May 2009

Punk icon IGGY POP is "embarrassed" by the furore over banned insurance company ads he shot for the British market. The Lust For Life singer was signed up to represent U.K. firm Swiftcover as part of...

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Iggy Pop Plans Christmas Album

14th May 2009

IGGY POP is giving Christmas classics a punk rock makeover - he's planning to release a record of holiday tunes. The Stooges frontman has embraced a new musical direction in recent months with an album of...

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Iggy Pop's Ad Campaign Axed

29th April 2009

A British advertising campaign starring punk icon IGGY POP has been banned after it was branded "misleading". Pop became the unlikely face of Internet insurance company SwiftCover.com earlier this year (Feb09). The promo showed the star...

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Jones And Iggy Still Talking About Stooges Plans

12th March 2009

Punk icon IGGY POP is taking SEX PISTOLS star STEVE JONES' offer to join THE STOOGES seriously. Jones offered to step in and fill the void left by the death of Stooges guitarist Ron Asheton. He...

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