Ron Asheton
American musician
Ron Asheton
Ronald Frank Asheton was an American guitarist and co-songwriter with Iggy Pop for the rock band The Stooges. Asheton is ranked as number 60 on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.
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Ron Asheton Recalls Stooges' First Show in 'Blowing Fuses Left & Right'
Rolling Stone - over 3 years
If you've ever wondered what the Stooges' first show on Halloween 1967 was like you'll find that answer and many others about the Detroit music scene of the late 1960s in a new DVD Blowing Fuses Left & Right The Legendary Detroit Rock Interviews In this 1988 interview excerpt late guitarist...
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The Stooges: Iggy Pop e James Willianson compondo material - Whiplash! RockSite
Google News - over 5 years
Williamson, que assumiu a função de guitarra-solo no Stooges no clássico disco de 1973 'Raw Power', retornou à banda em 2009 para substituir o fundador do grupo Ron Asheton, que faleceu em Janeiro daquele ano. Pop – que tinha indicado ano passado que
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Iggy Pop talks about Scott Asheton's illness, future Stooges projects - AnnArbor.com
Google News - over 5 years
Iggy Pop performs with the Stooges at the band's Michigan Theater tribute to Ron Asheton earlier this year. Rolling Stone has published an interesting interview with Iggy Pop, the rocker who grew up in Washtenaw County, helped invent punk rock as
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Bunicul tuturor punkerilor, Iggy Pop, la Peninsula - Evenimentul Zilei
Google News - over 5 years
După ce au lansat „The Weirdness” şi după o serie de turnee prin lume, moartea chitaristului Ron Asheton, un bun prieten al lui Iggy, a zguduit formaţia. La scurt timp, însă, James Williamson a revenit în formaţia sa transformat în Iggy and the Stooges
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The Stooges: Head On Updated for New Edition (A Top Story) - antiMUSIC.com
Google News - over 5 years
Here is the recap: (Gibson) The Stooges: Head On by Brett Callwood has been revised and updated to include Ron Asheton's death in 2009, his musical legacy, the band's fate without Ron, and the Stooges' long-overdue induction into the Rock and Roll Hall
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Iggy Pop, „adevăratul copil sălbatic“, în România - Adevărul
Google News - over 5 years
Formaţia era compusă din Iggy la voce, Ron Asheton la chitară, fratele acestuia, Scott Asheton, la tobe şi Dave Alexander la bas. Seminţele ipostazei scenice ulterioare a lui Iggy Pop, atât de inconfundabilă, au fost sădite atunci când a asistat,
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Rock'n'Vrac : une BD sans fausses notes - Le Parisien
Google News - over 5 years
à mourir de rire. En bref, "Rock'n'vrac" est au rock ce que Joe Bar Team est à la moto, une déclaration d'amour pleine d'autodérision et de plaisir partagé. Et puis des garçons qui rendent hommage à Ron Asheton, Ronnie James Dio, Phil Kennemore,
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Iggy And The Stooges: James Williamson e il destino - Outune.net
Google News - over 5 years
Questo fino alla morte di Ron Asheton nel 2009, quando Iggy dcise di richiamarlo in modo da poter riproporre anche i pezzi dell'album di “Search And Destroy”. Da sempre personaggio schivo e di poche parole, Williamson si è dimostrato invece molto
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Voyage jusqu'au bout de l'enfer avec Iggy et les Stooges - LaDépêche.fr
Google News - over 5 years
Le mouvement punk mais aussi les bruitistes expérimentaux de Sonic Youth et autres barrés jazz doivent beaucoup au jeu de gratte crade, vrillé et saturé de lenteur malsaine de Ron Asheton, au sax hérissé de Steve Mackay, aux expériences textuelles et
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Iggy Pop vine la Festivalul Peninsula - Adevărul
Google News - over 5 years
Însă artistul şi-a anulat concertul de la Bucureşti, din cadrul B'Estfest 2009, dar şi restul show-urilor, deoarece colegul său de trupă, chitaristul Ron Asheton, a încetat din viaţă. Acum, românii vor avea ocazia să-l vadă la Tuborg Green Fest
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City Slang: Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth remembers his Michigan beginnings - Detroit Metro Times (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Director Todd Haynes needed a Stooges-esque soundtrack, so he pulled in Stooge Ron Asheton, plus members of Sonic Youth, Minutemen and Mudhoney. The band would play under the name Wylde Ratttz. SS: “That was a lot of fun. The Velvet Goldmine movie was
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Iggy and The Stooges – Raw Power (1973) - Musicletter.it
Google News - over 5 years
Nel 1971 gli Stooges affiancano una seconda chitarra a quella di Ron Asheton. Iggy ama circondarsi di tossici e James Williamson, il suo nuovo amico di buco, è uno con un buon pedigree. Lo presenta agli altri ma Ron lo conosce già, dai tempi dei Chosen
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SRC hits White's Bar in Saginaw with its 40th reunion - The Saginaw News - MLive.com
Google News - over 5 years
“Before SRC, I was with The Chosen Few with Stooges' Ron Asheton and James Williamson,” Richardson said. “And even scarier, Iggy Pop was my roommate. How's that for an element of horror? “Every generation has its moment to do what it can,
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City Slang: Cult Hero Hiawatha Bailey talks Blind Pig - Detroit Metro Times (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
They all knew that I was putting my own thing together though, and Ron (Asheton) was fully supportive of that. The band Death say that they often got abuse from all sides back in the day for being black and playing rock 'n' roll. Did you get that?
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Manual de supervivencia - El País.com (España)
Google News - over 5 years
Tampoco le anda a la zaga su condición de superviviente: por si hubiera sido poco el fallecimiento de Ron Asheton hace dos años, esta semana era su hermano Scott el que causaba baja de última hora, reemplazado de urgencia por un viejo conocido como
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Ron Asheton
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2009
    Age 60
    Asheton was found dead in his bed by police at his home in Ann Arbor, Michigan in the early hours of January 6, 2009, apparently having died of a heart attack a couple of days earlier.
    More Details Hide Details Police were summoned to Asheton's house by his personal assistant, who had been unable to reach him for several days. Sonic Youth's album The Eternal is dedicated to him. His brother Scott died on March 15, 2014. Asheton mainly relied on simple setups with very few effect pedals.;Guitars Effects Amplification With the Stooges With The New Order With Destroy All Monsters With New Race With Dark Carnival With The Empty Set With Powertrane Other contributions Asheton played the triple tracked guitar solo (referred to as a "guitar duet" in the liner notes) on Ragnar Kvaran's 1981 recording, Wrecked on Love. He is credited for helping to write the song "Hit Them Again" on the album Radios Appear (1977) by Radio Birdman, as well as one track that can be heard at the end of the movie Mosquito. Some other tracks Asheton wrote had been recorded by the group "Wylde Rattz", for the original score of the movie Velvet Goldmine, but only one song was featured on the soundtrack (1998), as well as another on Beyond Cyberpunk a Wayne Kramer (MC5) assembled CD compilation (2001).
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1948
    Born
    Born on July 17, 1948.
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