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Fascinating Fact 11443

13th May 2011

Iggy Pop's contract with bosses at his licensing firm Bug Music forbids them from allowing advertising companies to use the punk icon's music in food commercials.

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Duff Mckagan Wants Prince Duet

26th April 2011

Duff McKagan is keen to collaborate with Prince.The former Guns 'N Roses bassist - who now performs wtth rock bands Velvet Revolver and Loaded - admitted while there are a whole host of stars he...

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Tony Danza Shares Birthday With The Queen

21st April 2011

Tony Danza, the Italian-American actor, is celebrating his 60th birthday today, the same day that Queen Elizabeth Ii turns 85. The actor rose to fame playing the cab driver turned part time boxer 'Tony Banta'...

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Iggy Pop Pays Tribute To Late The Stooges Guitarist

20th April 2011

Iggy Pop hushed the crowd at his band The Stooges' tribute show for late guitarist Ron Asheton on Tuesday night (19Apr11) to give his own heartfelt thanks to his late pal.The punk icon and his...

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The Stooges Promise Uplifting Tribute

15th April 2011

The Stooges promise they will pay an "uplifting" tribute to late guitarist Ron Asheton next week.The band - led by vocalist Iggy Pop - will perform a belated tribute show to the guitarist, who passed...

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Iggy Pop And Ke$ha Join Peta Anti-seal Clubbing Initiative

13th April 2011

Iggy Pop and KE$HA have teamed up to front a new anti-seal clubbing initiative.The two stars appear in new Peta ads aimed at highlighting Canada's seal culling efforts. The ads feature the artists alongside an...

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Iggy Pop: 'I Was Considered For American Idol Job'

11th April 2011

Punk icon Iggy Pop has revealed he was among the stars American Idol producers contacted when they were recruiting judges for the current 10th season of the TV talent show.The Lust For Life singer, who...

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Iggy Pop Goes Wild On American Idol

8th April 2011

Iggy Pop gave a typically wild performance on last night's American Idol. The 63-year-old Iggy And The Stooges front man left 'Idol judge Jennifer Lopez red faced after "gyrating his hips" just inches from her...

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Iggy Pop Urges University Of Michigan To Stop Experimenting On Animals

4th April 2011

Punk icon Iggy Pop has fired off a letter to officials at the University of Michigan urging them to stop using laboratory animals in its Survival Flight course.The Lust For Life singer, who attended the...

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Lady Gaga Loves Left Tattoos

23rd March 2011

Lady Gaga only has tattoos on the left side of her body to please her father.The 'Born This Way' hitmaker made the decision to only be inked on one side so she can look "slightly...

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Morrissey To Headline Hop Farm Festival

4th March 2011

Morrissey has been announced as headliner of this year's Hop Farm Festival.The 'Every Day Is Like Sunday' singer will headline the Saturday night of the British festival, held on July 1 and 2, alongside 'Hotel...

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Mccartney Working On Surfing Film

31st January 2011

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is working on a secret surf movie with the Aussie who taught IGGY POP how to hang 10.The former Beatle befriended Jack MCCoy over lunch after the surfing pioneer asked MCCartney for...

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The Stooges Refusing To Record New Album

21st January 2011

Fans have been warned not to expect any more albums from IGGY POP and THE STOOGES - the band now sees full-length recordings as "irrelevant", according to guitarist JAMES WILLIAMSON.The group has only released four...

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Pop's Drummer Dead After Hit-and-run

20th January 2011

IGGY POP's former drummer ALEX KIRST has died following a hit-and-run accident in Cathedral City, California.The 47 year old was hit by an SUV while he was out walking last week (13Jan11) - and left...

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Slash Brings Genres Together

24th December 2010

Slash said he's so successful because he's not afraid to embrace a number of different musical genres. The legendary guitar player said his eclectic approach is the reason his self-titled debut album - released earlier...

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Iggy Pop Shelves His Own Biopic

9th October 2010

IGGY POP has pulled the plug on a biopic because filmmakers wanted him to be involved in the promotion of the project.The Passenger was to star Elijah Wood as the Stooges leader, but now Pop...

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Fascinating Fact 10020

22nd September 2010

JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT will join YOKO ONO's Plastic Ono Band for shows at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles on 1 and 2 October (10). LADY GAGA and IGGY POP will also be a part of...

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Fascinating Fact 9903

1st September 2010

LADY GAGA and IGGY POP will join Yoko Ono's Plastic Ono Band for shows at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles on 1 and 2 October (10). Perry Farrell, Sonic Youth stars Thurston Moore and...

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Lady Gaga To Perform At Lennon Celebration

1st September 2010

Lady Gaga and Iggy Pop will take part in a performance to mark John Lennon's 70th birthday.The late musician's wife, Yoko Ono, is organising two concerts with her We Are Plastic Ono Band in Los...

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Steve Jones Almost A Stooge

25th August 2010

Former Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones nearly joined Iggy and The Stooges last year. The punk musician was in line to become the group's guitarist after original band member Ron Asheton passed away last year...

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Jarmusch Planning Stooges Documentary

24th August 2010

Moviemaker JIM JARMUSCH is planning a new movie about IGGY POP's punk icons THE STOOGES.The reformed group approached Jarmusch to capture the essence of the band in a documentary and the director is onboard. He...

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The Things They Say 16958

16th June 2010

"It's been the most comfortable period of my life when I have taken possession of the cliches that young rock stars are meant to have. Beautiful, sexy chicks, long legs: check. A fantastic, hot, convertible...

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Clooney's Girl Explains Aniston Tweet

3rd June 2010

GEORGE CLOONEY's Italian girlfriend ELISABETTA CANALIS has addressed a mix-up, in which she inadvertently appeared to be agreeing that JENNIFER ANISTON looks like wrinkly rocker IGGY POP.The model and TV personality didn't realise what...

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Lindsay Lohan Crashes Pop Concert

14th May 2010

Lindsay Lohan crashed an Iggy Pop concert on Wednesday (12.05.10) night. The troubled actress made her way into a Ray-Ban sponsored event with a large number of friends after swearing at door staff to let...

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Pop Is Top In Ugly Survey

7th May 2010

Wrinkly rocker IGGY POP has the ugliest face in showbiz, according to a new poll.The 63-year-old Stooges star has landed the dishonour in a survey of celebrities the public believes has the "worst" face. The...

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The Things They Say 16176

19th April 2010

"In school... I learned creative writing. I learned advanced algebra and geometry, but I didn't learn there was such a thing as intellectual property. I didn't learn how to read a contract." IGGY POP regrets...

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Iggy Pop's Arty Beginning

7th April 2010

Iggy Pop said when The Stooges started they were "too wildly arty and creative".The legendary frontman of the US punk group - famed for their primal rock and uncompromising, simple songs - had a highbrow...

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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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