BBC Radio hires Iggy Pop as permanent presenter

March 22, 2015 8:12 PM

6 0

BBC Radio hires Iggy Pop as permanent presenter

Starting April 10, the rock icon will host his own weekly show. He first presented two shows on the network back in December 2013. Following that success, in March last year, he took over Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service slot while Jarvis took a year's sabbatical.

"Having sat in for Jarvis Cocker last year on BBC Radio 6 Music, I found myself realizing how good it was for me," Iggy Pop said in a statement. "I hope it was good for somebody else, too. So, I'm gonna do it again this year, on early Friday evenings; what we call in the USA the 'happy hour.' It's k...

Also read: Frank Ocean will play first U.S. shows since 2014

Read more

To category page

Loading...