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Ron Asheton

Ron Asheton
Born: Jul 17, 1948 in Washington DC
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Died: Jan 6, 2009 in Ann Arbor, MI
Genre: Pop/Rock
Biography: As a founding member of the legendary Stooges, guitarist Ron Asheton forever changed the face of rock & roll, his raw, primordial riffs presaging the rise of punk by a decade. Born July 17, 1948, in Washington, D.C., he first surfaced in the teen band the Dirty Shames before joining the Iggy Pop-led ...Read full biography