Jim Jarmusch & Iggy Pop

That’s right, folks!

Iggy Pop and filmmaker Jim Jarmusch themselves will be live, in-person at the Detroit Film Theatre to discuss Jarmsuch’s new documentary ‘Gimme Danger,’ about legendary sixties Michigan punk band Iggy & The Stooges!

Detroit Film Theatre

Quick Timeline:

1947-Iggy born in Ypsilanti, Michigan. He grows up at Coachville Gardens Trailer Park (3423 Carpenter rd, Ypsilanti).

1965-Iggy moves to Ann Arbor. He lives at Blakely Court Apts. (Division and Hill) and Wolverine Tower (536 S. Forest) while working as a stock boy at Discount Records (300 S. State).

Iggy Pop
Michigan’s own IGGY POP!

1966-Iggy Pop meets Andy Warhol at the Ann Arbor Film Festival.

1967-Iggy founds band ‘Iggy and The Stooges‘.

Summer 1967-Stooges live together at the first Stooge House (1324 Forest Ct).

1968The Fun House/ Stooge Manor (2666 Packard) Nico is a frequent guest.

1960s-70s-The Stooges play venues all over Michigan: Grande Ballroom, Old Miami Bar, Fifth Dimension, etc.

Bowie, Iggy and Lou Reed
Michigan’s own IGGY POP!

1971-New York City-Iggy meets David Bowie at Max’s Kansas City, sparking a life-long friendship and recurring musical collaboration.

1976-Iggy is heavily addicted to drugs and voluntarily checks into UCLA’s mental health hospital. He gets out and moves to Berlin, Germany with David Bowie.

Iggy and Bowie
Michigan’s own IGGY POP!

1980-Iggy Pop meets a young Johnny Depp and they eventually become good friends.

1980’s-present-Iggy pop lives in Palmetto Bay, Florida, still tours widely and still kicks-ass on-stage.

Come out to the show and check it out!


What:          Iggy Pop & Jim Jarmusch LIVE @ the DFT for ‘Gimme Danger’

When:         Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Where:        Detroit Film Theatre (5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan)

Time:          7pm

Cost:           $15.00 

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