Iggy Pop and Blondie announce Crystal Palace gig

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17 Nov 2022, 16:52

A black and white picture of Iggy Pop shirtless onstage

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Fans are in for a treat next year as Iggy Pop has announced a special one-off show with Blondie.

The music icons will join forces for a special show at Crystal Palace Park on Saturday 01 July 2023.

Iggy Pop recent released a single called Frenzy, and a new album called Every Loser will be released on Friday 06th January 2023.

Joining Iggy will be Blondie, punk rock supergroup Generation Sex and more.

It'll be a gig to remember.

If you want to be there, tickets go onsale 10AM Friday 18 November.

Watch the video for Frenzy below:

Debbie Harry says,  “Blondie and Iggy Pop… We are excited to reunite with our friend, the one and only Prince of Punk, Iggy, for this special show in Crystal Palace Park next summer. Once more, with feeling!”

Steve Jones of Generation X (and the Sex Pistols) says, “Just every now and then we find time to get together with old pals from back in the day - purely just for the crack and to have fun. If it ain’t fun then we ain’t interested, life’s too short. And it’s a great bill with Iggy Pop and Blondie.”

Dog Day Afternoon with Iggy Pop, Blondie, Generation Sex and more takes place on 1st July at Crystal Palace Park.