Iggy & the Stooges, “Raw Power: Live” LP

cover-raw-power-liveIggy & The Stooges
Raw Power Live: In The Hands Of The Fans
(MVD)

Was this live recording of Iggy & the StoogesRaw Power really necessary? I understand it was probably pretty cool to see Iggy and the gang knocking out this classic in its entirety if you were there in person. However, for those of us not able to see them perform at last year’s All Tomorrow’s Parties affair, this isn’t really a definitive document.
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Suck brings nothing new to the vampire comedy

suck-strawMuch as it wants to be cool, the vampire rock ‘n’ roll horror comedy Suck fails to engage the viewer enough to be anything other than perfunctory. The flick, in a nutshell: Jennifer, bassist for the Winners, gets bitten by a vampire, and then proceeds to live an existence that’s meant to be an allegory for musician drug addiction.
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