Iggy Pop - Beat 'Em Up

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Album Review

Release date: 17 July 2001

Iggy Pop - Beat 'Em Up

Iggy Pop : Beat 'Em Up

Oi grandad - no!

Now this might be extremely Freudian but the 'o' and 'p' at the end of Pop, as scrawled by the Iggster himself on the cover of his tenth solo album, look like a saggy, limp, stinking old man's cock. Fittingly, that's exactly what the record sounds like. After the introspective 'Avenue B' in 1999, 'Beat 'Em Up' is an attempt at...

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  • Jun 24, 2001

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