The Stooges Drummer Scott Asheton Dead at 64

By ABC News Radio

Scott Asheton, center rear; Ed Caraeff/Getty ImagesThe drummer for The Stooges has died, according to the band’s leader, Iggy Pop.

Iggy wrote Sunday on his Facebook page that Scott Asheton, 64, passed away the previous night. He wrote, “Scott was a great artist, I have never heard anyone play the drums with more meaning than Scott Asheton. He was like my brother. He and Ron have left a huge legacy to the world. The Asheton’s have always been and continue to be a second family to me.”

Asheton’s brother and former band mate, Ron Asheton, died in …read more

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