Iggy Pop to headline 2017 Punk Rock Bowling festival

Iggy Pop
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If all goes well, Iggy Pop will make his long-awaited return to a Las Vegas stage in May.

The punk-rock icon, who last played here (with The Stooges) for 2007's Vegoose festival, has been announced as a headliner for the 19th edition of Punk Rock Bowling, set for May 26-29 in the streets and clubs of Downtown Las Vegas.

Iggy & The Stooges were forced to cancel a scheduled 2011 performance at the Joint when the now-69-year-old singer broke his left foot during a performance in Romania. Though he rescheduled other postponed dates on the tour, the Vegas date never got made up.

Also announced for Punk Rock Bowling 2017: headliners Pennywise and Cock Sparrer, along with Discharge, Bouncing Souls, The Interrupters, The Dickies, Plague Vendor, Booze & Glory, The Real McKenzies and Lion's Law.

Three-day passes for the festival are on sale now at punkrockbowling/com, with prices ranging from $115 for GA to $425 for "Ultimate VIP." Single-day tickets will go on sale February 7, priced at $50.

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