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Iggy Pop Q&A

Barney Hoskyns, MOJO, August 1999

What impact did the breakup of your marriage have on Avenue B?

Curiously, once my back was up against the wall and I was really alone again, I started growing musically. It’s got orchestral music, the first I’ve ever written, and it’s the first time I’ve ever carried a tune ['Motorcycles'] live from start to finish.

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