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Record Review: Iggy Pop – The Idiot US CD [part 4]

[…continued from last post] I’ll never forget what I once saw on a journey from Cleveland to Chicago in 1998 on Interstate 90. I was accompanying a Cle-based friend of JTs and we were headed to Chicago to see Kraftwerk … Continue reading

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Record Review: Iggy Pop – The Idiot US CD [part 3]

[…continued from last post] Unlike the Bowie cover, the original “China Girl”cuts in on the “one” with only a split second before Pop began singing. None of the cod-orientalism [courtesy of producer Nile Rodgers] of the Bowie cover was present … Continue reading

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Record Review: Iggy Pop – The Idiot US CD [part 2]

[…continued from last post] The harmonized drum sound of “Sister Midnight” took a rest as the song “Nightclubbing” was built on a simple plodding rhythm box with queasy catcall synths vying for space with David Bowie’s barrelhouse piano. The latter … Continue reading

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Record Review: Iggy Pop – The Idiot US CD [part 1]

Iggy Pop: The Idiot US CD [1990] Sister Midnight Nightclubbing Funtime Baby China Girl Dum Dum Boys Tiny Girls Mass Production It’s been 42 years, but in the waning days of 2019, I finally got around to hearing Iggy Pop’s … Continue reading

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Record Review: Underworld + Iggy Pop – Teatime Dub Encounters

Underworld + Iggy Pop: Teatime Dub Encounters Bells + Circles Trapped I’ll See Big Get Your Shirt Will wonders ever cease? When I had reviewed “Post Pop Depression” not two months ago, talk in the comments drifted to this EP … Continue reading

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30 Days: 30 Albums | Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression

Iggy Pop is one of those artists that I always have the time for. If I one day have every album, that would be just fine with me. While they tend to sprawl all over the place at times, there … Continue reading

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Record Review: Iggy Pop – Aprés

Iggy Pop: Aprés FRENCH CD [2012] Et Si Tu N’Existais Pas Le Javanaise Everybody’s Talkin’ I’m Going Away Smiling La Vie En Rose Les Pasantes Syracuse What Is This Thing Called Love? Michelle Only The Lonely I can’t quite remember … Continue reading

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