The Stooges 1st album (1969) – Iggy Pop vox, Scott Asheton drums, Dave Alexander bass guitar, Ron Asheton guitar
We are over the fucking moon – Scott Asheton the drummer with The Stooges will play with BP Fallon & The Bandits at their show tonight in Austin, Texas.
Says BP Fallon: “I got this phone call from Florida and it was Scott Asheton. He’d been watching the YouTube video of myself and The Bandits playing Van And Gloria in Holland and said he was up for having a play with us. I’m very very honoured, all the band are. Two amazing drummers – it’ll be wild!”
Tonight! BP Fallon & The Bandits live!
Wed March 14 @ 12.30am ie 30 mins into Thurs – The Saxon Pub
1320 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Sin City Social Club – Official SXSW showcase – Bandits headlining
Iggy and Scott Asheton are the only surviving members of the original Stooges – Dave Alexander died in 1975 and Scott’s brother Ron died in 2009.
Here’s Scott drumming with The Stooges at their induction to The Rock’n’Roll Hall Of Fame in 2010:
Iggy & The Stooges – Search And Destroy