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Courtney Love Reunites Classic Hole Lineup

Courtney Love hasn’t exactly had a terrific artistic track record over the past decade and a half; her last essential album was Hole’s 1998 release, Celebrity Skin. So it makes sense that she’d reunite the band responsible for that album. Her timing for announcing this news is pretty gross — we’re a few days away… More »

By: Michael Nelson / April 2, 2014 - 12:21 pm

Watch Hole Reunite In Williamsburg

On Friday night following a screening of the documentary Hit So Hard: The Life & Near Death Story of Patty Schemel in Public Assembly on N. 6th St., all four members of Hole’s classic lineup performed together, unannounced, for the first time since ’99. They played two songs: Live Through This’s “Miss World” and the… More »

By: Amrit Singh / April 14, 2012 - 12:06 pm

Melissa Auf Der Maur Says “Hole Reunion” Greatly Exaggerated

Courtney’s a “long-lost sister” (and a “nutbag”), but Melissa advises holding up on billing Nobody’s Daughter a Hole LP: Auf Der Maur got a call to sing on Love’s solo album, and she said yes! But that’s it. “It’s gonna take a little more organizing than just ‘I’ll come and sing some backups and thenMore »

By: Amrit Singh / June 22, 2009 - 1:47 pm

Courtney Love Revives Hole

It’s tough not to rubberneck at the diarrhetic car crash that is Courtney Love’s online presence, but between Ryan Adams-feud updates and too many typoed etcs., we’ve also been checking the pulse on her long overdue Nobody’s Daughter LP. Advance listens of the perpetually delayed solo album — which has run through various guises, producers,… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 17, 2009 - 1:46 pm