Iggy Pop Remembers David Bowie: 'He Appreciated Oddballs'

January 27, 2016

In our new David Bowie memorial issue, out January 29th, various artists pay tribute to the late singer, songwriter and multimedia innovator. In this Rolling Stone exclusive, Iggy Pop recalls meeting Bowie in New York in the early Seventies...


Iggy Pop, Josh Homme Plot 'Post Pop Depression' Tour

January 27, 2016

Iggy Pop and Josh Homme will take their surprise partnership on the road this spring with a 20-date tour in support of their forthcoming LP Post Pop Depression. The trek kicks off March 28th at Seattle's Paramount Theatre and visits historic...


Hear Iggy Pop and Josh Homme's Smoky 'Break Into Your Heart'

January 25, 2016

Just a week after Iggy Pop and Josh Homme revealed they had secretly recorded an album together, the pair have unveiled "Break Into Your Heart," another new track from their upcoming Post Pop Depression. Speaking previously about their collaboration,...


Iggy Pop, Josh Homme Team for New LP 'Post Pop Depression'

January 21, 2016

UPDATE: The album will be released on March 18th, according to Queens of the Stone Age's Instagram page. The duo will debut music Thursday night on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. Iggy Pop and Josh Homme will release a new album,...


Iggy Pop on David Bowie: 'He Resurrected Me'

January 13, 2016

Iggy Pop, one of David Bowie's greatest collaborators whose first two solo albums were produced by the late singer, remembered the rock legend in a new interview where the Stooges singer thanked Bowie for saving his music career. "He resurrected me,"...


Watch Iggy Pop, Josh Homme Debut 'Gardenia' on 'Colbert'

January 22, 2016

Iggy Pop and Josh Homme unleashed "Gardenia," a slice of stratospheric punk-funk from their new collaborative LP, Thursday on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. The six-piece band debuted the Queens of the Stone Age-styled track, dressed in...


Hear David Bowie Imitate Springsteen, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed

January 21, 2016

David Bowie impersonated a number of his peers, including Bruce Springsteen, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Tom Waits and Anthony Newley, on a newly unearthed 1985 outtake recorded around the time of his single "Absolute Beginners." For each version of the track,...



Watch Iggy Pop, Lemmy in Crazy Silent Film Trailer

October 13, 2015

Billed as "the loudest silent movie on earth" and featuring an all-star rock and roll cast, filmmaker Björn Tagemose's Gutterdämmerung already sounded like it would be a wild ride when it was announced in July. With the recent release of...


Pearl Jam, GN'R Members Unite for Raucous Stooges Covers Gig

August 24, 2015

Mark Arm is slowly running out of Seattle landmarks to perform at. Two years ago, he and his Mudhoney bandmates celebrated 25 years together by playing a set on top of the Space Needle. And last night he fronted a supergroup of rock luminaries...


New Order LP to Feature Iggy Pop, Brandon Flowers

July 7, 2015

New Order have revealed that Killers frontman Brandon Flowers, Iggy Pop, La Roux and Chemical Brothers' Tom Rowlands will appear on their upcoming LP, Music Complete. The record is due out September 25th. Flowers, whose band took its...


No Doubt, Iggy Pop, Snoop Dogg Lead Chicago's Riot Fest

May 28, 2015

The multi-city Riot Fest has announced the first wave of artists that will invade Chicago, Denver and Toronto this summer. At the Chicago fest, No Doubt will headline alongside Faith No More, Modest Mouse, Iggy Pop, a still-unannounced act and Snoop...


Steve Mackay, Stooges Saxophonist, Dead at 66

October 11, 2015

Steve Mackay, the saxophonist who appeared on the Stooges' 1970 LP Fun House and a longtime touring member of the group following the Stooges' reunion in 2003, died recently following a month-long fight with sepsis. Mackay was 66. "Steve was a...


Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins to Star in 'Loudest Silent Movie'

July 20, 2015

A number of singers known for their loud mouths will appear in a film that producers are billing as "the loudest silent movie on earth." Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins, Grace Jones and Eagles of Death Metal frontman Jesse Hughes have all been announced as stars...


Big Boi Takes You Inside Stankonia in New Video

June 9, 2015

Every great recording studio has its own distinct aura, and in the latest promo clips for Converse Rubber Tracks' initiative to open 12 such spaces to burgeoning artists this fall, Big Boi and Iggy Pop pitch the qualities that make Atlanta's...



See Noel Gallagher and Johnny Marr Jam on Iggy Pop

October 24, 2014

Johnny Marr brought out Noel Gallagher to play a couple of songs during the encore of a recent concert at London's O2 Academy Brixton. When Marr introduced the former Oasis guitarist, he called him "one of the great songwriters for this country" and cheekily...


Iggy Pop and Dario Argento Making Terrifying 'Sandman' Movie

October 9, 2014

Filmmaker Dario Argento and singer Iggy Pop have thrown their support behind a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for a movie adaptation of the terrifying, 19th century German depiction of the Sandman. Not to be confused with author Neil Gaiman's...


Iggy Pop, Tommy Lee Helping Sum 41 Singer With Sobriety

July 10, 2014

Sum 41 frontman Deryck Whibley has credited Iggy Pop and Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee with helping him stay sober in a new interview with Kerrang! (via NME). Years of heavy drinking caught up with Whibley earlier this year when his liver and...


Iggy Pop Criticizes U2, Praises Thom Yorke at BBC Lecture

October 14, 2014

He doesn't look like any lecturer you had in college, but yesterday Iggy Pop turned teacher, delivering the annual John Peel Lecture for BBC Music. As befitting a visiting professor from the School of Punk Rock Hard Knocks, Pop eschewed traditional academic...


Iggy Pop, Michael Stipe Design Guitars for Charity Auction

October 6, 2014

UPDATE: The auction raised over $70,000 for War Child, with the highest-selling guitars designed by Muse frontman Matthew Bellamy ($16,250) and Shepard Fairey ($12,500). Iggy Pop, Michael Stipe, Muse frontman Matt Bellamy, Dave Stewart,...


Amnesty International Apologizes to Iggy Pop for 'Ironic' Torture Ad

June 24, 2014

On Tuesday, Amnesty International admitted that a Belgian anti-torture ad campaign featuring an image of Iggy Pop used the singer's image without permission and apologized for the error. The original image featured the singer's face...