great clip of Iggy Pop singing Sinatra in New York in 1979Iggy has always professed a fondness for the crooning of Frank Sinatra, you can hear it in his velvet voice.

He has even made a few attempts in the studio to capture ol blue eyes but never as good as on this clip that has surfaced on the internet.

 

 

If he could capture this mash between the Stooges psycho blues and Frank’s croon one more  time it could be another escape route for the Ig.

 

 

 

 

Iggy Pop 1979 from The Local East Village on Vimeo.

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Award winning journalist and boss of Louder Than War. In a 30 year music writing career, John was the first to write about bands such as Stone Roses and Nirvana and has several best selling music books to his name. He constantly tours the world with Goldblade and the Membranes playing gigs or doing spoken word and speaking at music conferences.

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