iggy pop http://michiganradio.org en Iggy Pop: 'What Happens When People Disappear' http://michiganradio.org/post/iggy-pop-what-happens-when-people-disappear Of the many things made in Michigan that have become part of the fabric of American culture — the auto industry, Motown — punk rock is often overlooked. Thu, 02 May 2013 13:44:35 +0000 NPR.org 12379 at http://michiganradio.org Iggy Pop: 'What Happens When People Disappear' Iggy Pop's Silicon Valley guitarist http://michiganradio.org/post/iggy-pops-silicon-valley-guitarist <blockquote><p>I got hepatitis and moved back to Detroit</p></blockquote><p>That&#39;s from a 2006 <a href="http://www.trynka.net/Site/Open_Up_Blog/9C5B86C1-42AB-4471-92E6-68CBEC2B1BA2.html">interview</a> with James Williamson, the former and now current guitarist for <a href="http://www.iggypop.com/">Iggy Pop and the Stooges.</a></p><p>Williamson was describing his tumultuous time with a band addled by drug addiction.</p><p>Williamson left the rock and roll lifestyle and went on to a successful career as an electronics executive with Sony.</p> Tue, 19 Oct 2010 18:59:58 +0000 Mark Brush 170 at http://michiganradio.org Iggy Pop's Silicon Valley guitarist