8/16/1949 - 3/15/2014
Remembering the life, death and rock 'n' roll legacy of Scott Asheton
NEW YORK (AP) - Scott Asheton, drummer for the influential punk rock band the Stooges, has died. He was 64.
Publicist Michele Adler confirmed Monday that Asheton died Saturday. No other details were provided.
Bandleader Iggy Pop posted on his Facebook page Sunday that he's "never heard anyone play the drums with more meaning than Scott Asheton."
Asheton was part of the Stooges when they formed in 1967 in Ann Arbor, Mich. His older brother, Ron Asheton, who was the group's...