Iggy Pop (born James Newell Osterberg, Jr.; April 21, 1947) is an American singer-songwriter, musician and actor. Osterberg became known as "Iggy" in high school, when he served as drummer for a local blues band, The Iguanas. He is vocalist of influential protopunk band The Stooges, who reunited in 2003, and has been known for his outrageous and unpredictable stage antics.
- Clips (9)Latest ClipIggy Pop's BBC Music John Peel Lecture
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- Events19 Jun - Wembley Stadium, London, UK
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- Iggy Pop's BBC Music John Peel Lecturehttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p028dkxk.jpg2014-11-13T10:55:00ZIggy Pop delivers the BBC Music John Peel Lecture on the subject of free music in a capitalist society. Following this, Lauren Laverne talks to Iggy about his musical legacy.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p02bqtdcSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 51 mins
Iggy Pop's BBC Music John Peel Lecture
- Iggy Pop on Newsnight!http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p029pl9v.jpg2014-10-30T12:42:00ZIggy Pop talks to Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark about his John Peel lecture.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p029plbcSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 6 mins
Iggy Pop on Newsnight!
- Iggy Pop - Interviewhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p028kzcs.jpg2014-10-13T06:00:00ZIggy Pop shoots the breeze with Shaun Keaveny ahead of his John Peel lecture at the Radio Festival and rounds things off with a duet of the Beverly Hillbillies theme tune.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p028kzqqSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 18 mins
Iggy Pop - Interview
- Iggy Popmaster with Iggy Pop, Spandau Ballet and John Cleesehttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p028dfhd.jpg2014-10-10T12:42:00ZChris Evans and Ken Bruce host Iggy PopMaster challenging Iggy Pop, Spandau Ballet and John Cleese in the famous music quiz.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p028dfplSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 3 mins
Iggy Popmaster with Iggy Pop, Spandau Ballet and John Cleese
- The Berlin Trilogyhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0176d8p.jpg2013-04-03T11:15:00ZDavid Bowie, Brian Eno, Tony Visconti and Iggy Pop reflect on their time in Berlin, recovery from drug addiction and recording some of the most influential albums of the time.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p0176db7Selected ClipSelected ClipAudio 8 mins
The Berlin Trilogy
- Iggy Pop talks about his 'Lust for Life'http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c0z3v.jpg2010-11-22T00:00:00ZJohnnie Walker chats to Iggy Pop.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p00c9s5hSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 5 mins
Iggy Pop talks about his 'Lust for Life'
- Iggy Pop on The Stooges and being a punkhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c0z3p.jpg2010-11-22T00:00:00ZJohnnie Walker chats to Iggy Pop on the phonehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p00c9rqqSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 7 mins
Iggy Pop on The Stooges and being a punk
- Iggy Pop talks to Jools Hollandhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bl6sr.jpg2010-05-08T01:00:00ZJools Holland chats to Iggy about his recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the Stooges and their UK tour to support the re-release of 1973's Raw Power. Iggy Pop appeared on Later... series 36, episode 4.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p007qvkkSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 6 mins
Iggy Pop talks to Jools Holland
- Iggy Pop tells us what it takes to be a front manhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bl5y3.jpg2010-04-30T00:00:00ZAccording to Iggy it's really about being a conductor (and sometime "actor/manager").http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/f37b3f31-b1f8-4b88-8cb5-b34f709b17d7?clipfocus=p007pk7pSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 2 mins
Iggy Pop tells us what it takes to be a front man
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