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Iggy Pop Is Hitting The Radio Waves With Bbc 6music

By Jack de Aguilar | 15th November 2013

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...

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Iggy Pop Taking To The Airwaves For Festive Radio Specials

13th November 2013

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...

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Lou Reed Died Peacefully

1st November 2013

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,...

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Stars Pay Tribute To Lou Reed

28th October 2013

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...

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Iggy Pop Replaces Roger Daltrey In Wonderland

17th September 2013

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....

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

By Jack de Aguilar | 28th August 2013

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...

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

2nd August 2013

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...

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Ageing Rocker Iggy Pop Quits Stage-diving

2nd July 2013

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...

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Iggy Pop Feels 'Crazy' About America

28th June 2013

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...

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The Things They Say: 3726266

19th June 2013

"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...

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

19th May 2013

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...

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Iggy Pop: James Williamson Is A 'Brutal' Guitarist

15th May 2013

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...

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Super-human Iggy Pop

30th April 2013

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

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Iggy And The Stooges Ready Or Die Faces The Critics

By Contributor | 26th April 2013

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...

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The Flaming Lips And Ke$ha Record Album

4th April 2013

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...

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Ke$ha Was A Serial Breaker-and-enterer

3rd March 2013

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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The Things They Say: 3527886

25th February 2013

"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...

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

18th February 2013

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...

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Iggy Pop Wants David Bowie's Level Of Privacy

11th February 2013

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...

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

8th February 2013

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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Fascinating Fact: 3466135

24th January 2013

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...

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

By Hayley Avron | 10th December 2012

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...

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Ke$ha's 'Spirit Journey' For Warrior

4th December 2012

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...

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

26th November 2012

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 -...

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Ke$ha Cried Meeting Iggy Pop

13th November 2012

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...

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Joan Jett Honoured For Animal Charity Work

5th November 2012

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...

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Joan Jett Unveils Peta Advert

5th November 2012

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...

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Iggy Pop's New Comedy Tour Rider Revealed

1st October 2012

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...

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Kesha Had Sexual Encounter With A Ghost

26th September 2012

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...

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

14th September 2012

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...

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