Scott Asheton
American musician
Scott Asheton
Scott "Rock Action" Asheton is an American musician, best known as the drummer for the rock band The Stooges. Other than Iggy Pop, Asheton is the only consistent member of the Stooges since the death of his brother, guitarist Ron Asheton, in 2009.
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The Portland Mercury - almost 5 years
Music previews for the week of May 17-23. THURSDAY 5/17 SCHOOLBOY Q, CASSOW, EMMORAL (Peter's Room at Roseland, 8 NW 6th) Don't get the name twisted: LA's Schoolboy Q is not some backpack-wearing conscious rapper. Though he earned the moniker from an older member of the Hoover Crip gang (with which he was once affiliated) for earning good grades and starring in multiple sports in high school, Q excels at gritty street raps with enough lyrical chops and flow switches to avoid the repetitive hole some of this stuff falls into. His second official full-length, Habits & Contradictions, was front-to-back solid, and remains one of the strongest rap releases I've heard in 2012. MIKE RAMOS WIZARD BOOTS, OBJECTS IN SPACE, SLUTTY HEARTS (Dante's, 1 SW 3rd) Christopher Elsken has been keeping his far-out band Wizard Boots going for years, creeping out of the woodwork just enough to keep everyone looking over their shoulders. And with ...
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Iggy Pop talks about Scott Asheton's illness, future Stooges projects - AnnArbor.com
Google News - over 5 years
In the interview, Pop says that recent medical issues of Stooges drummer (and Ann Arbor native) Scott Asheton were quite serious, but he is recovering well now. The interview covers a number of other topics, including Pop's plans for future projects
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The Stooges: Head On Updated for New Edition (A Top Story) - antiMUSIC.com
Google News - over 5 years
"Scott Asheton didn't want to talk at all for the first edition... He rarely does interviews," said Callwood. "However, after his brother passed away and I was writing for this American edition, he talked to me and really opened up
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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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New Book – The Stooges: Head On - ThePunkSite.com
Google News - over 5 years
The book's research boasts an insider look composed of interviews with all of the central and sometimes Stooges members, including Iggy Pop, Ron and Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Mike Watt, Steve Mackay, and Scott Thurston, and features large
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The Stooges si dali zahřívačku v malém klubu. Hráli pro pár lidí - iDNES.cz
Google News - over 5 years
foto: Alexandr Satinský, MF DNES Ve futuristickém prostoru klubu Cross v pražských Holešovicích rozbalili bubeník Scott Asheton, baskytarista Mike Watt a saxofonista Steve Mackay svoje nástroje av jedenáct večer začali jen tak jamovat
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Squeeze the Day for 8/16 - Cincinnati CityBeat
Google News - over 5 years
... Kevin Ayers (1945); the drummer behind Iggy Pop and The Stooges, Scott Asheton (1949); Pop chameleon and alleged actress Madonna (1958); Dixie Chick Emily Robinson (1972); and YouTube sensation turned teen Pop phenom Greyson Chance (1997)
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Iggy & the Stooges' James Williamson: from rocker to executive and back again - Lights Vegas Action (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Along with Pop and Willamson the band's lineup includes Scott Asheton, Mike Watt and Steve Mackay. The group is currently on tour performing to old fans who remember the Stooges from back in the day and new ones who want to see where some of the punk
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Surowa, koncertowa siła Iggy'ego Popa i The Stooges - Wirtualna Polska
Google News - over 5 years
Na scenie obok Iggy'ego Popa pojawili się Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Steve Mackay i Mike Watt. Panowie na żywo wykonali utwory z płyty "Raw Power". Koncert odbył się 3 września 2010 roku w ramach All Tomorrow's Parties Festival
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Iggy & the Stooges Raw Power Live DVD and Blu-Ray (A Top Story) - antiMUSIC.com
Google News - over 5 years
Iggy & the Stooges "Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans" is the visual document of the reformed Stooges' (Iggy Pop, Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Steve Mackay, Mike Watt) Raw Power performance at the All Tomorrow's Parties Festival on Friday,
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Voyage jusqu'au bout de l'enfer avec Iggy et les Stooges - LaDépêche.fr
Google News - over 5 years
James Williamson qui l'avait déjà supplanté à la guitare, le renvoyant à sa basse, a repris du service six cordes. Mackay fait toujours feuler son sax, Mike Watt vertèbre le dos de l'iguane à coup de basse et Scott Asheton bûcheronne à la batterie
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Alive: Iggy anti-pop - Cotonete
Google News - over 5 years
A matilha que o acompanha, tal como o guedelhudo de tronco nu da frente, é igualmente raivosa: a guitarra eléctrica de James Williamson, o baixo de Mike Watt, a bateria de Scott Asheton, e, para multiplicar a loucura selvagem daquele combo,
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Bizarro Hymns - Punknews.org
Google News - over 5 years
Although Sonny Vincent was involved in the early wave of New York punk with his band the Testors, recorded with Wayne Kramer, Scott Asheton, Captain Sensible, Cheetah Chrome, Lou Reed, John Cale, Greg Ginn, and many others in the annals of American
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Rock In IrRho 2011: i video del concerto dei Foo Fighters - Music Fanpage
Google News - over 5 years
Il resto della band (Mike Watt,Scott Asheton e James Williamson) gli tiene testa che è una meraviglia. E quindi è tempo di Foo Fighters. Dave Grohl si presenta con una battuta che manda subito in visibilio i suoi fan:«Com'è possibile che abbiamo
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Rock In Idrho, la diretta: il concerto di Iggy And The Stooges - Rockol.it
Google News - over 5 years
Sono le 21 quando Iggy, Scott Asheton, Steve Mackay, James Williamson e Mike Watt salgono sul palco. Già dall'apertura di "Raw power" si capisce come andrà: chitarra elettrica in primo piano, power cord a non finire, basso di Watt sugli scudi e
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What's in a Name - Detroit Metro Times (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Stooges drummer Scott Asheton, the Up bassist Gary Rasmussen and Rationals singer Scott Morgan were also in the band, as was Ron Cooke for a short while (the bassist in Mitch Ryder's Detroit band), as well as MC5 bassist Michael Davis
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When Keith Richards Wrote '(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction' In His Sleep - RollingStone.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Fun House featured the iconic Stones lineup of Iggy Pop (vocals), Ron Asheton (guitar), Dave Alexander (bass), and Scott Asheton (drums), with woodwind support from Steve Mackay (saxophone). Aside from their own hit singles, the Yardbirds helped
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Iggy & the Stooges Raw Power Live Release - antiMUSIC.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Iggy & the Stooges "Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans" is the audio document of the reformed Stooges' (Iggy Pop, Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Steve Mackay, Mike Watt) Raw Power performance at the All Tomorrow's Parties Festival on Friday,
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Iggy & the Stooges “Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans” - ThePunkSite.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Called “Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans,” the record is the audio document of the reformed Stooges' (Iggy Pop, Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Steve Mackay, Mike Watt) Raw Power performance at the All Tomorrow's Parties Festival on Friday,
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Scott Asheton
    FIFTIES
  • 2009
    Age 59
    Other than Iggy Pop, Asheton is the only consistent member of the Stooges since the death of his brother, guitarist Ron Asheton, in 2009.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1978
    Age 28
    During the Stooges' separation he was among the few ex-members to play again with Pop, occurring during a 1978 European tour.
    More Details Hide Details Asheton also played drums with Scott Morgan in different bands, among which were the Scott Morgan Band, Scots Pirates, and most notably Sonic's Rendezvous Band. He then went on to play drums touring in a late incarnation of Destroy All Monsters, under the name Dark Carnival. He has also recorded extensively with Sonny Vincent, playing drums on four full studio albums along with Captain Sensible on bass as well as special guest appearances on other S.V. releases. In addition to recording with Sonny, Asheton has toured the U.S. and Europe with Sonny and Steve Baise (on bass) of the Devil Dogs. The Stooges reformed in 2003, and have remained active ever since, releasing a fourth album in 2007. Following the death of Ron Asheton, the group has been working with later guitarist James Williamson. After Hellfest Festival show of June 17th in France, he suffered a severe stroke that caused his temporary retirement from live duty and was replaced by Larry Mullins (aka Toby Dammit) who had already played in Iggy Pop band in the 90's.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1967
    Age 17
    Asheton co-formed the Stooges in 1967 along with his older brother Ron, Pop, and Dave Alexander.
    More Details Hide Details The original incarnation released two LPs on Elektra Records before moving through several lineup changes, releasing a third LP on Columbia Records in 1973 and disbanding the following year.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1949
    Born
    Born on August 16, 1949.
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