Angkor Pop: Night of the Iguana
An Homage to Iggy Pop with Cambodia’s best East/West fusion bands covering and paying tribute to the legend – live at the Pond, Saturday Nov 4, 8-late.
Angkor Pop! is a made-in-Cambodia tribute to the life and times of James Newell Osterberg, Jr., known professionally as Iggy Pop.
Angkor Pop! is an exotic and ambitious compilation project – showcasing the very best of Cambodia’s new wave of East/West fusion groups and present this incredible collection of new talent to the world via vinyl and digital release. Angkor Pop! is a broad and expansive pop art project bringing together musicians, visual artists, sound engineers and producers, videographers and performers. It is an homage that marks several astonishing milestones in rock’n’roll history – the 50th anniversary of The Stooges, the 40th anniversary of the seminal Iggy Pop/David Bowie albums The Idiot and Lust for Life and, not least, the occasion of Iggy Pop’s 70th Birthday!!
“I am totally down with what you want to do, so please consider that a blessing from me.”
– Iggy Pop