|Birth name||Whitehorn Kirst|
|Also known as||The Mighty Whitey|
|Genres||hard rock, Punk rock, garage rock, glam rock|
|Associated acts||Iggy Pop, The Trolls, The Nymphs, Alice Cooper, Marilyn Manson, Goon Moon, Mike Starr (musician), Tommy Clufetos, Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor|
Whitey Kirst is an American-Canadian rock guitarist, singer and song-writer, primarily known for his long collaboration with Iggy Pop as lead guitarist from 1990 to 2003, and co-composer from 1996 to 2003.
Since 2007, he has formed his own band "The Web of Spider", a straight-ahead rock and roll power trio featuring notably (and chronologically) Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor, Max Noce, Chris Wyse, Mike Starr (musician), Stefan Adika, Tommy Clufetos.
With Iggy pop
- Brick by Brick (1990)
- Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)
- Sunday Nights: The Songs of Junior Kimbrough (2005)
- Licker's Last Leg (Ipecac Recordings) (2007)
- Along Came a Spider (2008)
- The High End of Low (2008)
- Iggy Pop. Kiss My blood. Live at the Olympia 1991/A film by Tim Pope (DVD) (2004)
- Iggy Pop. Live at the avenue B/Serge Bergli (DVD) (2005)
- Egraz, Ludovic & Valiadis, Nicolas (September 1997). "Iggy's family". Guitare et claviers (N° 188). Retrieved June 25, 2012.
- Graff, Garry (July 17, 2001). "Iggy Pop rocks again". The Plain Dealer. Retrieved June 25, 2012.
- Brigaudiot, Gui (2003). "Whitey Kirst". Iggy-Pop.com. Retrieved June 25, 2012.
- Wilton, Lisa (July 1, 2010). "Iggy guitarist no stooge". The Calgary Sun. Retrieved June 25, 2012.