Patty Schemel

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The Anniversary

Celebrity Skin Turns 20

California has long been the land of reinvention in the American imagination, the place that people go to lose and find and then lose themselves…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 7, 2018 - 11:53 am

2017 In Review

Recommended Reading 2017

One of my 2017 New Year's resolutions was to re-invest in reading. I kept a tally of every book I powered through, and when I…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 15, 2017 - 11:00 am

Interview

Hole’s Patty Schemel On Her Unflinching New Memoir Hit So Hard

Like many teenagers, Patty Schemel started playing music because it made her feel like less of an outsider. She grew up a working-class, awkward kid…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 31, 2017 - 10:52 am

More Patty Schemel stories

Marissa Nadler – “Blue Vapor” Video

Next month, Marissa Nadler, maker of stormy and intense gothic folk music, is coming out with her new album For My Crimes. We've posted the…
Tom Breihan | August 7, 2018 - 10:24 am

Interview

Hole’s Patty Schemel On Her Unflinching New Memoir Hit So Hard

Like many teenagers, Patty Schemel started playing music because it made her feel like less of an outsider. She grew up a working-class, awkward kid…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 31, 2017 - 10:52 am

Read Bleached’s Can You Deal? Zine Feat. Liz Phair, Hayley Williams, Tegan Quin, & More

Bleached's recent Can You Deal? EP was released alongside a zine of the same name that features essays, art, and poetry from a stacked list…
James Rettig | April 10, 2017 - 2:57 pm

Upset – ’76 EP (Stereogum Premiere)

Upset is something of a supergroup at this point. Previously, vocalist/guitarist Ali Koehler played drums in Vivian Girls and Best Coast, and Upset's current drummer,…
Caitlin White | March 31, 2015 - 10:38 am

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,…
Michael Nelson | April 2, 2014 - 12:21 pm

Upset – “Oxfords And Wingtips”

Ali Koehler, who used to play drums in Vivian Girls and Best Coast, has a new band with Patty Schemel, who used to play drums…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2013 - 3:09 pm