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Iggy Pop

Iggy Pop is a musician, producer, and actor. He was the vocalist of the iconic proto-punk band The Stooges, whose first three records—The Stooges (1969), Fun House (1970), and Raw Power (1973)—influenced generations of artists. As an actor, his film credits include Martin Scorsese’s The Color of Money (1986), John Waters’s Cry-Baby (1990), Jim Jarmusch’s Dead Man (1995) and Coffee and Cigarettes (2003), and Terrence Malick’s Song to Song (2017). His song with Danger Mouse, “Gold,” was nominated for a 2017 Golden Globe Award, and his album Post Pop Depression, which he recorded with Josh Homme, was nominated for a 2016 Grammy Award. In 2016 he received the honor of Commandeur from the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

Stories by Iggy Pop published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
 A Note on the Design, Vol. 21, No. 1