In an interview, the influential proto-punk frontman discusses the Sex Pistols, Lester Bangs, drugs and “Punk,” his new documentary series on Epix.

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  • Iggy Pop Is Fine With Being the Godfather of Punk
    Over the years, the Michigan-born rocker James Osterberg Jr. — better known by his stage persona, Iggy Pop — has earned a reputation as “the Godfather of Punk.” This is thanks mostly to his tenure as ...
    03/15/2019 - 11:23 am | View Link
  • Ask 411 Wrestling: Is Lynch/Rousey the Greatest Women’s Feud Ever?
    In addition to being strong wrestlers for the time period, Sato and Ueda were also pop singers and had several ... My questions is about The Godfather and how his gimmick changed from Kama Mustafa.
    03/9/2019 - 5:15 pm | View Link
  • Relive Iggy Pop Live at O Cinema Wynwood
    There are no frills, like interviews or testimonials or snippets of Iggy Pop driving around town or going into a convenience store. Rather, the film shows the Godfather of Punk ripping through 18 of ...
    06/13/2016 - 9:33 pm | View Link
  • Iggy Pop and Josh Homme give a sleek performance of “Sunday” Kimmel — watch
    With help from Josh Homme, Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Dean Fertita, and Arctic Monkeys drummer Matt Helders, he’s been supporting the release with equally fine live performances across the ...
    04/26/2016 - 3:42 am | View Link
  • Iggy Pop
    Post Pop Depression is presented ... stagedive-inventing 'Godfather of Punk' image which has been stuck to him for so long. For the latter designation to linger so strongly seems strange in the light ...
    03/7/2016 - 12:39 am | View Link
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  • Honorific nicknames in popular music
    Honorific nicknames in popular music are terms used, most often in the media or by fans, to indicate the significance of an artist, and are often religious, familial, or (most frequently) royal and aristocratic titles, used metaphorically.Honorific nicknames were used in classical music in Europe as early as the early nineteenth century, with figures such as Mozart being called "The father of ...
    03/13/2019 - 1:24 am | View Website
  • Britney Spears
    In February 2001, Spears signed a $7–8 million promotional deal with Pepsi, and released another book co-written with her mother, titled A Mother's Gift. Her self-titled third studio album, Britney, was released in November 2001.While on tour, she felt inspired by hip hop artists such as Jay-Z and The Neptunes and wanted to create a record with a funkier sound.
    03/12/2019 - 9:35 pm | View Website
  • CBC Archives
    It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges.
    03/12/2019 - 6:36 pm | View Website
  • odds and ends...
    It's frightening how many records are out there, 60s or not. We've tried to cover the most important ones, but there's a limit to what two guys with other things to do (believe it or not!) can accomplish.
    03/10/2019 - 6:38 pm | View Website
  • Colored Vinyl
    High-Flyin' Surf Rock From Southern California on Multi-Colored Vinyl! Adrian Lloyd and his backing band The Sunsets were still teenagers when they recorded this highly-prized slab of pure California surf-rock.
    03/10/2019 - 6:09 pm | View Website
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