Singer says Virigin EMI 'would have preferred that I do an album with popular punks', rather than a collection of French classics Iggy Pop's new album has been rejected by his record label, forcing the singer to release it himself. Virgin EMI turned down the collection of cover versions and French chanson, so Pop has put it on sale via digital retailers. "[The label] didn't want it," Pop told a Paris press conference earlier this week.
Iggy Pop, true Francophile: The punk vet will follow up his 2009 record Préliminaires with an album of covers called Après that includes of lot of singing in French, according to his website (via NME). The record will feature his ta... Read Post
Blasphemy! The Stooges are recording a new album – without Iggy Pop! It’s a little more amicable than you might think; Iggy wanted to take a break, while the rest of the Stooges wanted to keep going. Re-Licked will feature new versi... Read Post