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Iggy Pop: No More Crowd Surfing After New York Accident

March 23, 2010 (4:25 am) GMT
The veteran rocker has vowed to stop his stage dive after he was left battered and bruised when his New York audience parted and he ended landing on the flat floor.
Iggy Pop

has vowed to quit crowd surfing following an unfortunate incident in New York which left him battered and bruised. The veteran rocker is well known for leaping into the audience at his gigs, but his signature stage dive went awry during a recent concert at Carnegie Hall.

The crowd parted and he landed flat on the floor - and The Stooges' star is adamant he won't be jumping off the stage again any time soon. He says, "When I landed it hurt and I made a mental note that Carnegie Hall would be a good place for my last stage dive. The audience were just like, 'What are you doing?' "

His stage diving aside, Iggy Pop as well as The Stooges recently performed at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. During their show, 's and the members of joined them onstage.

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