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Iggy Confidential with a cool cut courtesy of Charles Mingus20200918 (6M)

Iggy Pop serves up a sonic cocktail to kick the weekend off.

This week he has tracks by Neil Young, Angelica Garcia, Ty Segall, Col3trane and Dream Wife.

Iggy's musical legacy has inspired and energised rock and roll's alternative spirit since the late Sixties and his stage antics have marked him as a truly iconic frontman.

A sonic cocktail including cuts by Neil Young, Angelica Garcia, Col3trane and Dream Wife.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

Iggy Confidential with experimentalism courtesy of Ellen Fullman20200911 (6M)

Iggy Pop serves up a sonic cocktail to kick the weekend off.

This week he shines a light on Idles, Paris Williams, Tamar-kali and GoGo Penguin.

Iggy's musical legacy has inspired and energised rock and roll's alternative spirit since the late Sixties and his stage antics have marked him as a truly iconic frontman.

Serving up a sonic cocktail with a little focus on Idles, Tamar-kali and GoGo Penguin.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

Iggy Returns With A Fresh Season Of Confidential Show20200731 (6M)

In the month that Fun House, his game-changing second album with The Stooges turns 50 and exactly four months since listeners last heard him on the 6 Music airwaves, Iggy Pop enters the ring triumphant for another round of Friday Night Confidential Shows.

Iggy delves into his record bag to deliver some smack in the face heavy hitters, some much needed soothing jazz, electronic noise to knock the wheat from the chaff plus a slice or two of show favourites, Sleaford Mods.

Expect anything from Sightless Pit and Squarepusher, through to Messer Chups and Miles Davis.

Iggy's musical legacy has inspired and energised rock and roll's alternative spirit since the late Sixties and his stage antics have marked him as a truly iconic frontman.

Iggy returns triumphant for another round of Friday Night Confidential Shows.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

Iggy Returns With A Fresh Season Of Confidential Show20200731 (6M)

In the month that Fun House, his game-changing second album with The Stooges, turns 50 and exactly four months since listeners last heard him on the 6 Music airwaves, Iggy Pop enters the ring triumphant for another round of Friday Night Confidential Shows.

Iggy delves into his record bag to deliver some smack in the face heavy hitters, some much needed soothing jazz, electronic noise to knock the wheat from the chaff plus a slice or two of show favourites, Sleaford Mods.

Expect anything from Sightless Pit and Squarepusher, through to Messer Chups and Miles Davis.

Iggy's musical legacy has inspired and energised rock and roll's alternative spirit since the late Sixties and his stage antics have marked him as a truly iconic frontman.

Iggy returns triumphant for another round of Friday Night Confidential Shows.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

Little Simz20200717 (6M)

Another chance to hear Little Simz from when she took over the airwaves last Christmas as part of our Wise Women Season.

Expect cuts from Childish Gambino, Cleo Sol, Kid Cudi, Gorillaz, Frank Ocean and Kelis.

Simz released her Mercury nominated third album Grey Area in March of 2019 She went on to win Best Vocal Performance at the Q Awards later that year and also took on a starring role in the Drake-revived new season of Top Boy on Netflix bringing in incredible reviews for her acting prowess.

She'll also be joined in the studio by Jordan Stephens better known as one half of Hip Hop duo Rizzle Kicks where they will chatting about Jordan's new solo project.

Another chance to hear Little Simz from when she took over the airwaves last Christmas.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

The Last Poets Sit In20181019 (6M)

50 years ago this year, the founding members of the Last Poets stood together in Mount Morris park – now Marcus Garvey park – in Harlem and uttered their first poems in public. They commemorated what would have been the 43rd birthday of Malcolm X, who had been killed three years earlier. The forefathers of hip hop present their Black Power Playlist tonight on 6 Music as part of Black Power Season.

Black Power Season on 6 Music, 1Xtra and 5Live, marks 50 years since Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their fists in the Black Power salute at the 1968 Mexico Olympics.

The Last Poets sit in for Iggy Pop as part of 6 Music's Black Power season.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

The Last Poets Sit In20181019 (6M)
20200710 (6M)

Another chance to hear The Last Poets sit in for Iggy Pop as they take you on a personal journey through the music that came out of the civil rights movement.

In May of 1968, the founding members of the Last Poets stood together in Mount Morris park – now Marcus Garvey park – in Harlem and uttered their first poems in public. They commemorated what would have been the 43rd birthday of Malcolm X, who had been killed three years earlier. The forefathers of hip hop present their Black Power Playlist tonight.

Another chance to hear The Last Poets take you on a personal journey through music.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.

Young Fathers20180518 (6M)
20200724 (6M)

Another chance to hear the two hour mixtape Young Fathers dropped prior to their performance at the 2018 Biggest Weekend.

Taking you on a journey from the lyrical consciousness of The Last Poets, through the world of hip hop and right over to the cinematic sounds of the late great Ennio Morricone.

Formed in Edinburgh in 2008 by Alloysious Massaquoi, Kayus Bankole and Graham 'G' Hastings. They signed to Big Dada Records and released their debut album, Dead, in 2014. The album gained a lot of critical attention and went on to win the prestigious Mercury Prize.

Their second album, White Men Are Black Men Too, followed in April 2015 and this year saw the Ninja Tune released third album Cocoa Sugar.

Another chance to hear the two hour mixtape Young Fathers dropped back in 2018.

Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music with more eclectic and exciting music choices.