Iggy Pop

Iggy Pop & Metallica's Lars Ulrich Reflect On Working With Lou Reed

During their three-day stint in Mexico City earlier this year, Metallica brought on one of the biggest forces to ever emerge in rock n' roll: the godfather of punk, Iggy Pop . The two covered a few Stooges hits onstage together, including a heavy version of "T.V. Eye" which can be viewed below...
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Metallica's James Hetfield Goes Shirtless In Celebration Of Iggy Pop's 70th Birthday

Even at the age of 70 years old, punk rock icon Iggy Pop lives like there is no tomorrow. That, and there is no age where you should be ashamed to take off your shirt. Which is why, in celebration of this milestone, James Hetfield recorded a short video message wishing Iggy a happy birthday, and of...
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WATCH: Austin-Based Film Casts Red Hot Chili Peppers, Iggy Pop, & More

Terrence Malick’s Song to Song has been in the works for years, and we’re slowly closing in on its release date. The film will premiere at SXSW on Friday, March 10 and hits theaters in New York and Los Angeles on St. Patrick’s Day.The movie is all about the Austin music scene, and it was even...
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Watch Iggy Pop Join Metallica Onstage In Mexico City For 'TV Eye' Cover

Metallica has been catching a lot of praise for some of their recent collaborations. First they joined forces with pop diva Lady Gaga at the 59th annual Grammys, and now they're teamed up with punk rock icon Iggy pop in Mexico City. “Metallica has much respect for the man coming out here to sing a...
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WATCH: Iggy Pop and Metallica Duet

Metallica added to their recent string of duets last night. During the last of three shows in Mexico City, the band was joined by Iggy Pop to perform the Stooges’ 1970 hit, “T.V. Eye.”Iggy was shirtless, as per usual (save for a leather jacket), and the show kicked off with “Hardwired” and wrapped...
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St. Vincent Named 2017's Record Store Day Ambassador

Each year a major artist is named "ambassador" to Record Store Day. Last year, Metallica were named the ambassadors, and some of their predecessors include Iggy Pop , Ozzy Osbourne , Jack White , Chuck D and Dave Grohl . This year that title goes to the first female ambassador, indie rocker St...
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Queens Of The Stone Age Teases New Album With Cryptic Images

Now that he's done collaborating with Iggy Pop and Lady Gaga , Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme finally has had the time to focus his energy on the follow-up album to 2013's Like Clockwork . QOTSA were able to finish recording during the summer of 2016, and we can expect to hear to music...
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Iggy Pop Nominated For His First Golden Globe Award

Iggy Pop is one individual with a multitude of "firsts" in his career: He was the first artist to popularize stage diving and crowd-surfing, he was the first to make performing shirtless look good, and now a new "first" to add to his list could be his first Golden Globe award. In collaboration with...
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Iggy Pop Hates Bob Dylan Wannabes & Once Ruined Joe Perry's Acid Trip

Earning the moniker of "the godfather of punk" and the inventor of "crowd surfing," at 69 years old Iggy Pop continues to live up to his reputation. According to Rolling Stone , Iggy and The Stooges made it their mission to go unignored during their US tour in 1969. Due to their wild and...
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Iggy Pop Explains The Origin Of His Name, And Why He Never Wears A Shirt Onstage

There are many unsolved mysteries in the world: Stonehenge, the Bermuda Triangle, and UFOs to name a few. But the truth of Iggy Pop 's missing shirt has finally been revealed. During a lecture at the Red Bull Music Academy in Montreal, Canada, The Stooges frontman explained why he would always...
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