Iggy Pop

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    October 23, 2014

    Iggy Pop and Sailor Jerry's Flash Collection Clothing Line Launch Party in Miami

    Iggy Pop isn't a big fan of shirts. For casual hangouts, he arrives totally topless. On dressier occasions, the 67-year-old Godfather of Punk prefers a nice suit jacket over an unbuttoned blouse, flying open to reveal his rippled, bronzed torso. But what about those semiformal affairs, like last ... More >>

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    September 3, 2014

    Iggy Pop, Usually Shirtless, Designs Clothing Line

    The man appears to be allergic to any article of clothing that covers his taut, tan sexagenarian chest. And yet, Iggy Pop, the 67-year-old rock god, punk pioneer, and Miami resident, who's spent much of the last six decades going shirtless, is gonna be designing a clothing line. Teaming up with Sa ... More >>

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    May 29, 2014
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    June 27, 2013

    Jacuzzi Boys Releasing New, Self-Titled Album Via Hardly Art on September 10

    The Jacuzzi Boys just turned six. And they're celebrating with a big new batch of awesomely fuzzy jangle punk ditties. "We came together in early 2007," the Jacuzzis' drummer, Diego Monasterios, once told Crossfade, "when my and Gabriel's other shitty band wasn't working out." Now, after 2,000-plu ... More >>

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    April 23, 2012

    Sweatstock 2012: Jesse Jackson, Arboles Libres, and The State Of

    See Crossfade's full 53-photo slideshow from Sweatstock 2012. If there's a Miami musician who's best suited to accompany early afternoon drinking on a rainy day, it's Jesse Jackson. Driven inside Churchill's Pub by the rain, Miami's favorite melancholy scruffster played a set pulled from his appro ... More >>

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    November 2, 2011

    Top Five Ridiculously Outrageous Rock Star Rider Requests

    Crossfade's rider demands a fountain of pink Kool Aid.​After the money, sex, and drugs, the best part of being a rock star is the ability to ask for absolutely anything -- even shit you don't really want -- and then throw a nuclear-strength temper tantrum when you don't get it. The ridiculously o ... More >>

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    October 26, 2011

    Charles Manson, Slipknot, and Other Rock 'N' Roll Boogeymen That Aren't Actually Scary

    Charlie Manson was a rock 'n' roller too.​​After sex and drugs, rock 'n' roll is often paired with scary. Ever since the darkly psychedelic burnout at the end of the '60s (epitomized by Iggy Pop's amphetamine-inspired caterwauling and Lou Reed's doom-y bad trip bummer jamming), there have b ... More >>

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    April 8, 2011

    Iggy Pop on American Idol: Was It a Sign of the Apocalypse?

    ​What? Are you serious? Iggy Pop on American Fucking Idol? I thought the apocalypse wasn't scheduled to swallow us all till 2012. Yet according to Crossfade's own personal bible, the end of the world would be heralded by five terrifying occurrences: (1) Steven Tyler would fall off a stage in Sturg ... More >>

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    February 3, 2011
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    July 30, 2010

    Iggy Pop Launches a T-Shirt Collection Even Though He Says He Likes to Spend Mornings Naked

    Photo courtesy of Barney's​It seems like anyone with any sort of vocal ability is launching some sort of clothing line lately (hello, Madonna). But Iggy Pop's new designer/clothing collaboration, of course, hits closer to home.He's teamed up with Barney's and Archive 1887 tees for a line of Iggy-f ... More >>

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    June 25, 2010

    Watch Soccer With Cool Kids at Bar's USA-Ghana Party

    ​When it comes to hipsters, there's a very short list of sports about which they give even the tiniest shit. (This whole phenomenon can be linked back to the punk notion that jocks are nothing but incipient fascists.) Really, you can narrow it down to skateboarding, drug hunting, and soccer. Yeah, ... More >>

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    May 6, 2010

    Mickey Rourke and Iggy Pop Make Top Ten Worst Celeb Faces List

    painting by CP1Iggy Pop's face put to good use​Iggy Pop's face is literally the reason every time you go into Miami's cherished you're greeted by the cool breeze of air conditioning, so it can't be that bad, right? Not according to a new poll, which ranked Pop has having the worst c ... More >>

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    April 29, 2010

    SunFest: Will Iggy Pop Crash the Party Tonight?

    Photo by Xavier MartinNo Iggy Pop at SunFest tonight, sorry​In spite of what some commenters told us earlier today, Iggy Pop will not be making a surprise appearance at SunFest tonight to replace the Flaming Lips.SunFest media rep Melissa Sullivan says regarding the flamboyant Miami resident, who ... More >>

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    April 21, 2010

    Happy 62nd Birthday, Iggy Pop!

    The musical legend born James Osterberg is Miami's most famous rock and roll resident. And though he guards where, exactly, it is that he resides, lately it seems it's been easier than ever to see him out on the town. And boy, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau should consider hiring ... More >>

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    April 13, 2010

    Churchill's Looking For Bands for Iggy Pop Tribute Night on April 21

    photo by Xavier MartinA shirt-less photo, of course, from a shoot for Iggy's most recent album, last year's 'Preliminaires.'​Over the last year or so, Iggy Pop sort of became the patron saint of Miami, showing up everywhere from limited-edition Sweat Records T-shirts to random openings during Art ... More >>

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    December 22, 2009

    Best Miami New Times Covers of 2009

    ​The end of the year is almost upon us and since a lot of us are on vacation and too lazy to do any actual reporting, we fill up our time doing awesome end-of-year pieces recapping everything that was. Still, it's nice to take a step back and look at everything that was produced. And with 52 weeks ... More >>

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    December 3, 2009

    Iggy Pop Needs A Manssiere

    Banana Republican kicked off his Art Basel festivities at the opening of Primary Flight's Blue Francisco AlvaradoIggy Pop's man boobs attract a crowd.Print For Space inside Art Center South Florida on Lincoln Road. Mighty impressive display of street inspired art I must say, especially photogra ... More >>

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    December 3, 2009

    "Star Power" at Art Basel: Which is to Say, We Totally Stalked Iggy Pop Last Night

    Natalie O'Neill Iggy Pop at OHWOW​On the front page of the Miami Herald today is a photo of Sylvester Stallone,  posed in front of an abstract red painting. The article goes on to cite "the star power" at Art Basel this year. It explains the rich and famous are spending more ... More >>

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    November 5, 2009
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    October 1, 2009

    Sweat Records Resumes Normal Hours of Operation

    Courtesy of Sweat Records​No more "sweaty" jokes people, Sweat Records finally got that much needed AC. The independent record store in Little Haiti announced today that it would be resuming its normal hours of operation: noon to 10 p.m., Monday through Saturday, starting Monday.The record store h ... More >>

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    August 21, 2009

    Around Town this Weekend

    With not a cloud in sight, it seems like the due-to-weather cancelation of tomorrow's Summerfest (featuring T-Pain, Flo Rida, and Keri Hilson, among others) was a bit premature but luckily there are plenty of other places to get your music fix tonight. From the locally cool: The Hongs, Band Num ... More >>

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    August 19, 2009

    MP3 of the Day: "Pain" by Iggy Pop, Getting His Face on Sweat-y Tees This Saturday at the Awarehouse

    ​The final, frenzied countdown to party time has begun. In exactly three days, the Magic City's most discerning club rats -- and fanatical apparel collectors -- will swarm the Awarehouse for Saturday's Sweat X Iggy Pop T-Shirt Release. (If you haven't yet RSVP-ed, get on the list right now. Note: ... More >>

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    August 5, 2009

    Iggy Pop Helping Sweat Records Cool Down

    via Sweat Records​What's a helpless independent record store to do when it needs to raise money for a new AC unit? Get some star power, of course.For months, it seems Sweat Records has lived up to its name, forcing owners Lauren "Lolo" Reskin and Jason Jimenez to amend store hours and cancel event ... More >>

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    July 14, 2009

    Moving Units: Top Five Albums at Local Independent Music Stores

    Moving Units is a weekly column on Crossfade tracking the best-selling albums at South Florida independent record stores. Click here to view past top-sellers.Best-sellers for the week of July 6-10:via journalstar.comMichael Jackson's "Thriller" and "Number Ones" albums topped the chart at Uncle Sam' ... More >>

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    June 26, 2009

    Stonefox and Monty Warren Play Swampgrass Willy's on July 4

    via for some proselytizing? Stonefox is one of the current saviors of South Florida rock. That's a lot to heap on a trio of guys in their early twenties, but this Boca- and Lauderdale-based band has clearly digested the gospel of rollicking, psychedelic, bluesy, rock a ... More >>

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    June 25, 2009
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    May 28, 2009

    Iggy Pop: King of the Dogs

    He gets down, dirty, and quieter on his new album, written in Miami.

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    March 25, 2009

    Take a WMC break & talk to Iggy Pop

    The end of the video also includes part of one of the new songs

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    January 16, 2009

    Iggy Pop Gives CNN a Tour of Miami

    At times I forget that Michigan native Iggy Pop now calls the Magic City home. In fact, last I heard he lived in the Village of El Portal, a small municipality located between Miami and Miami Shores -- which also happens to be the area I grew up in.Well, Pop's love of Miami earned him a spot on CNN' ... More >>

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    December 9, 2008

    Iggy Pop: "Miami's a hell of a good town to eat a banana!"

    Sorry Rosie, Diddy, and Gloria, but Iggy Pop may just be our favorite celebrity resident of the Magic City. CNN Travel caught up with Mr. Pop to talk about why he moved to the city. Apparently he was looking for a place that was like an "elegant coma." CNN: Is Miami similar to you as a person? IP: ... More >>

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    October 20, 2008
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    September 4, 2008

    Get Sweaty

    Enormous artwork gets unveiled in Little Haiti.

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    August 14, 2008
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    January 10, 2008

    The Shows Go On

    Ten good live moments in South Florida this year.

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    December 6, 2007

    Last Night: the Stooges at Art Basel's Art Loves Music

    Photo by Jeffrey Delannoy Iggy Pop and the Stooges performed as part of the Art Basel kick-off. See a slideshow from the concert. “I AM YOU!!!” Stooges frontman Iggy Pop bellowed, extending a bony finger at the swirling mass of flesh bouncing up and down on the sand in Collins Park on Sout ... More >>

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    November 29, 2007

    Pop Culture

    Iggy and the Stooges are back and still searching to destroy.

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    November 27, 2007

    A Little Old School Iggy

    It's hard to stay in a somber mood when you've got Iggy Pop in your life. The lean and lanky rocker is actually coming back to South Florida to perform in a couple of weeks with the Stooges, and though it probably won't be as big and bombast of a concert as the one below, it should still be a good t ... More >>

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    November 2, 2006
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    July 27, 2006
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    June 29, 2006

    Demolition Doll Rods

    There Is a Difference (Touch and Go)

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    March 10, 2005
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    December 30, 2004

    The Art of Investing in Art

    Wall Street gives new meaning to the term "artist portfolio"

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    December 4, 2003

    Sexless Beast

    Celibate celebrity stays south for the season

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    November 6, 2003

    Iggy Pop

    Skull Ring (Virgin)

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    December 16, 1999


    Getting an earful

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    December 11, 1997
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    October 2, 1997
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    August 14, 1997
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    May 2, 1996
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    October 13, 1993

    Aural Sex

    This new release straddles the line between CD and seedy

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