- Published: New York, N.Y. : CBS, p1973.
- Year Published: 1973
- Description: 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Language: English
- Format: CD
Recently Listed On
- Favorite Music From Ann Arbor
- Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time
- Checkout History
- Rolling Stone's List of the 500 Greatest Albums
Login to add tags
There are no copies available
Where To Find It
No copies found.
Search and destroy -- Gimme danger -- Your pretty face is going to hell -- Penetration -- Raw power -- I need somebody -- Shake appeal -- Death trip.
Iggy Pop, vocals ; James Williamson, guitars ; Ron Asheton, bass and vocals ; Scott Asheton, drums.
-Dee Dee Ramone, Lobotomy: surviving the Ramones. P. 255
Raw Power by Iggy and the Stooges was the last record that Iggy recorded with a connection to the Stooges until 2006. It’s simply the blue print for punk, goth and alternative rock and roll. Classic songs like Search and Destroy, Gimmie Danger, Death Trip and the title track Raw Power explore themes of alienation, not fitting in, flirting with death and of course lust, sex and control. Sonically it’s a heavy garage punk masterwork, with Hi Energy Rock Tunes right next to more mellow but still dark near dirge like tunes. Dee Dee….. to answer your question, how did Ann Arbor produce The Stooges…. By giving them something to react against and this record is the final document in that reaction.
Login to write a review of your own.