40 years on The Stooges are one of the most legendary bands in the history of rock. Their story is packed full of wild and crazed tales of madness and great music. Few groups stepped this far out of the loop and few have an eloquent singer to tell the tale documenting the history of the Stooges in Iggy Pop’s own words. Total Chaos: The Story of The Stooges / As Told by Iggy Pop which is coming later this year
The book is to be released by Jack White whose Third Man Records has a new publishing subsidiary called Third Man Books.
Author Jeff Gold and contributor Johan Kugelberg spent two days speaking with Iggy at his home in Miami for the 300-page book. It also features a series of rare and unseen photographs, plus additional contributions from White, Johnny Marr, Joan Jett, Third Man’s Ben Blackwell, and more.