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Music, 'Slightly Damaged': A Conversation with Iggy Pop

'Slightly Damaged': A Conversation with Iggy Pop

After two rings, a gravelly voice picks up the phone and mutters a chewy "hello." There's no publicist or handler — this is Iggy Pop himself, taking press calls at what he terms his "shack" in the Cayman Islands. The…
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Music, Sizzle & Fizzle Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle • Friday night at Bottom of the Hill, Mike Watt reminded us what a natural talent he is on the bass. Between bringing up a former member of the Stooges onstage and reprising some material from his years with…
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Music, Catching Up with Mike Watt, Former Minuteman and Writer of Punk Operas

Catching Up with Mike Watt, Former Minuteman and Writer of Punk Operas

When Mike Watt speaks, he screws his face upward, darts his eyes away, and raises his forearm to his face, as if he's about to close a flannel cloak around him. We see him do this throughout We Jam Econo,…
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Music, Faith No More's second coming

Faith No More's second coming

It's been assumed for some time that pop-cultural nostalgia runs on a 20-year clock. There was a tame 1950s revival in the '70s with Grease and Sha Na Na. Various appropriations of hippieism took over the '80s, even as original…
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Lust for Life

Protopunk Iggy Pop is sitting in a cushiony chair at the posh Chateau Marmont in L.A., discussing the last time he came to San Francisco for a 1994 Warfield gig in support of American Caesar. Shirtless, drenched in sweat, and…
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