Iggy Pop And Dave Grohl Go Way Back

Geoff Lloyd of Absolute Radio spoke to Iggy Pop backstage at the Isle of Wight Festival earlier this month about getting damaged when he plays, being friends with Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters, serenading supermodels, the status of his upcoming album, and how he likes rabbits. “We go back. I knew Dave when he was in Scream,” Iggy said. “That’s his band from the DC area before Nirvana. Dave and Scream backed me up on a club gig once. 1990.” Watch the interview via YouTube below.

Iggy Pop Tops Worst Face In Showbiz Poll

Iggy Pop has comes out on top of a ‘worst face in showbiz’ poll taken by The Good Surgeon Guide, a British cosmetic surgery review website. The rocker is joined by Donatella Versace, Pete Burns and Cher. Watch a report from ITN, featuring a rundown of the worst faces below.

Jet And Iggy Pop ‘Wild One’ Video

Jet and Iggy Pop are out with the music video for their new single ‘Wild One’, which serves as the 50th anniversary version of Australia’s first rock hit, Johnny O’Keefe’s ‘The Wild One’. “My introduction to Johnny O’Keefe came through Iggy Pop covering his song The Wild One,” Jet frontman Nic Cester tells The Age. “Although I don’t think we have been directly influenced by Johnny O’Keefe, the ripples that he created are enormous. If the only thing that comes of this is just alerting other Australians that this existed,that’s a good thing.” Watch the video below.

The Stooges Perform In Athens

Iggy Pop and The Stooges performed at the Open Air Festival on Saturday (July 7) at Elliniko Baseball Stadium in Athens, Greece. Check out pictures from WireImage.