I’m about a month late on this, but The Stooges released their third studio album Raw Power on February 7, 1973, whereupon it proceeded to commercially flop, just like the first two albums by the Stooges. Luckily, it was rescued from the cut-out bin of history by its inherent awesomeness and now has achieved the canonical status it so richly deserves.
Here is “Search and Destroy,” which includes the ass-kickingest opening line in rock and roll history: “I’m a streetwalkin’ cheetah with a heart full of napalm.”
From one streetwalkin’ cheetah to another: thanks Iggy.
Also, The Stooges are on tour, though not in the US other than one date in Cali.
And here’s the scene from Life Aquatic that uses S&D: