The Stooges’, Ron Asheton, Found Dead

Ron Asheton, 60 years old, was found dead in his home in Michigan.  According to the police, Ron was dead for several days before being found.  Initial signs point to Ron dying from a heart attack, but that has yet to be confirmed.

Ron was the guitarist and co-songwriter with Iggy Pop for the rock band The Stooges for their first two albums, and later appeared as bassist for their third album.