williamson http://michiganradio.org en 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