Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Iggy Pop wants Xmas hit

Iggy Pop, 62, wants to record a version of favourite festive song 'White Christmas'.
Great deals on musical instruments

Iggy Pop wants to release a Christmas single. The 'Lust For Life' singer would love to add a festive hit to his catalogue and considers recording a version of Bing Crosby's seasonal classic 'White Christmas' every year. He said: "I am a real threat to cover 'White Christmas'. I'm ready, cocked and loaded." The 62-year-old rocker also revealed he is a big fan of Frank Sinatra and has plans to fulfil a long-held ambition to record his own versions of some of the crooner's hits. He added: "I've always wanted to beat up 'Willow Weep for Me' and there's 'Only the Lonely' - that's the title track of my favourite Frank Sinatra album."

Posted on 24 Dec 2009 10:30 to category : Music News

Related Music News

thumbnail

Here's a quick roundup guide to the Powercab and other FRFR cabs released so far in 2018, including the Line 6 Powercab.

12 Apr 2018 16:52
thumbnail

Specifically designed to be used in conjunction with the BOSS Katana 100W Head, the 212 Boss cabinet responds perfectly to every nuance and characteristic of BOSS' flagship solid state.

26 Oct 2017 13:30
thumbnail

With the advent of various new files formats and the cancelling of several licensing programs, the MP3 is speculated to soon become a thing of the past.

17 May 2017 12:40
thumbnail

JBL Professional has launched a competition that gives aspiring musician the opportunity to record in a professional facility with renowned producer Steve Levine.

8 May 2017 14:48
thumbnail

Delivered by Choreographer and Theater Director Arlene Phillips, The Bacc For the Future campaign has acquired support of over 100 hundred influential figures

28 Mar 2017 12:28
thumbnail

On the 22nd of April, Pink Floyd will be releasing an unheard version of the iconic classic 'Interstellar Overdrive' in celebration of world record day

23 Mar 2017 15:29

Recent Music News

thumbnail

Denon DJ has announced the version 1.2.1 update to Engine Prime, meaning the MCX8000 controller can now use this premium music management software.

12 Sep 2018 15:01
thumbnail

Until 31.12.18, new and existing Akai Professional Controller owners can receive free sample content from CR2!

10 Sep 2018 10:51
thumbnail

The brand-new Apollo X6 and X8 rackmount audio interfaces now feature six (!) DSPs for class-leading audio processing capabilities.

6 Sep 2018 19:00
thumbnail

Native Instruments has released a plethora of new products including KOMPLETE 12 and a raft of hardware and software releases for producers and DJs.

6 Sep 2018 12:59
thumbnail

Applications are now open for the 2018 York Culture Awards. Find out how to enter the Outstanding Busker Award, sponsored by Gear4music!

3 Sep 2018 13:37
thumbnail

Dave Smith Instruments has officially changed its name to "Sequential", celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Sequential Prophet-5 Synthesizer.

3 Sep 2018 11:58