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30 Essential Noise Rock Tracks

Grind. Skronk. Pigfuck. Seemingly every word associated with noise rock sounds incredibly unflattering out of context, and even in context doesn't fare much better. Before…
Jeff Terich | November 28, 2018 - 12:01 pm

Counting Down

Iggy Pop Albums From Worst To Best

Iggy Pop is the beating heart of rock 'n' roll. Since 1969, his whirling, explosive live performances have set a standard that 99 percent of…
Phil Freeman | March 22, 2016 - 12:34 pm

Album List

48 Bands That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What's a legacy to a legend? For some, it's a thing to be actively patrolled: endless tours, obligatory records, the noblesse oblige of the bassist…
Brad Shoup | May 21, 2015 - 11:40 am

More The Stooges stories

P.E. – “I Wanna Be Your Dog” (The Stooges Cover)

Last year, members of the defunct Brooklyn band Pill reemerged as P.E. And back in March, they released their debut album under their new moniker,…
Ryan Leas | October 21, 2020 - 3:21 pm

Hear An Unearthed Stooges Cover From ’90s Punk Supergroup Wylde Ratttz

For Todd Haynes' 1998 sorta David Bowie biopic Velvet Goldmine, a group of musicians who called themselves Wyld Ratttz recorded some songs for the movie,…
James Rettig | August 18, 2020 - 12:55 pm

Hear The Stooges’ “Fun House” From Unearthed Last Concert With Original Lineup

The Stooges' original lineup played its final show on August 8, 1970 at the Goose Lake International Music Festival in Leoni Township, Michigan, an hour…
Chris DeVille | July 31, 2020 - 1:34 pm

The Stooges Announce Live Album Of Original Lineup’s Final Concert

Nearly 50 years to the day after the infamous concert took place, Third Man Records is releasing the Stooges' Live At Goose Lake: August 8,
Peter Helman | June 10, 2020 - 12:37 pm

Watch John Frusciante Perform With Red Hot Chili Peppers For First Time In 13 Years

At the end of last year, John Frusciante announced his return to the Red Hot Chili Peppers lineup after a decade-plus absence. Frusciante officially left…
James Rettig | February 9, 2020 - 12:21 pm

Watch Metallica Cover The Stooges’ “TV Eye” With Iggy Pop In Mexico City

Never forget: Metallica recorded a whole album with Lou Reed. Even if you don't like the way that album turned out -- and almost nobody…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2017 - 9:10 am

Charli XCX – “No Fun” (The Stooges Cover)

Give Charli XCX this: She is brave. How many other chirpy pop singers would be willing to take on a volcanic canonical punk rock classic?
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2016 - 8:59 am

Watch Kevin Shields, Mike Watt, & Sharon Van Etten Join Dinosaur Jr. In NYC

This week, Dinosaur Jr. have been playing a seven-night stand at New York's Bowery Ballroom, and they've brought out a ton of special guests, including…
Tom Breihan | December 9, 2015 - 9:53 am

R.I.P. Steve Mackay

Rolling Stone reports that Steve Mackay, the Detroit saxophonist most famous for playing on the beyond-classic Stooges album Fun House, died recently at a California…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2015 - 9:54 am

Watch Grunge Supergroup’s Iggy & The Stooges Tribute In Seattle Last Night

Last night in Seattle, a quartet of local luminaries gathered on the rooftop of the famous local landmark Pike Place Market to pay tribute to…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2015 - 10:51 am

Watch Protomartyr Cover The Stooges For AV Club

We got some sad news last month when Stooges drummer Scott Asheton passed away, so it's especially timely that when selected to pay tribute to…
Miles Bowe | April 21, 2014 - 11:15 am

R.I.P. Scott Asheton

Stooges drummer Scott Asheton is dead at the age of 64.
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2014 - 10:06 am