Posts tagged "Hole"

Courtney Love Could’ve Been Harley Quinn in Canceled ‘Batman’ Movie

According to Hollywood director Joel Schumacher in a recent interview, Hole rocker Courtney Love was once considered for the role of Harley Quinn in hi…
Brennan Carley / June 15, 2015

SPIN 30: Kurt, Courtney & Cassettes: We Worked at SPIN in the Early ’90s

What was it like to work at SPIN during the magazine’s grunge heyday? Jump into this hot tub time machine with longtime entertainment journalists Lori…

SPIN’s Best #LongReads of 2014

As part of our annual year-end coverage, we've collected the finest features — pieces that were sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, always incisive — that were…
SPIN Staff / December 24, 2014

Sky Ferreira Hazily Covers Hole’s ‘Asking For It’

Here’s a long-overdue Sky Ferreira update: earlier this week, the “You’re Not The One” singer did a killer cover of Hole’s ’94 classic “Asking For It” with…
Rachel Brodsky / November 21, 2014

Your Labor Day Weekend Playlist: The 100 Best Alt-Rock Songs of 1994

As Labor Day Weekend approaches, the summer’s last barbecues and beach parties find themselves wanting for the perfect soundtrack. SPIN has you covered with our “100…
Brennan Carley / August 29, 2014

The 100 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1994

In 1994, the distinction between “mainstream” and “alternative” evaporated. Green Day and the Offspring brought hook-heavy punk to the Billboard charts, middle-of-the-road acts such a…
Kyle McGovern / August 18, 2014

Watch Courtney Love’s Unplugged ‘Pacific Coast Highway’ Video

Courtney Love has been pretty busy with new writing lately, but she has also been delving back into her old work. The Hole frontwoman recently…
Colin Joyce / May 15, 2014

Here’s How Courtney Love Made Peace With Dave Grohl at the Rock Hall Ceremony

The Nirvana portion of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony was easily the best part of the night, as Courtney Love made…
Dan Reilly / May 2, 2014

Courtney Love Previews ‘Wedding Day’ Music Video

Courtney Love surprised us yesterday with a ferocious new ripper of a single dubbed “You Know My Name.” The album cover for that May 4…
Chris Martins / April 24, 2014

Hear Courtney Love’s Ferocious Ripper ‘You Know My Name’

Courtney Love has surprise-released a new single dubbed "You Know My Name." We assume that if you weren't already familiar with the on-again, off-again Hole…
Chris Martins / April 22, 2014

Courtney Love Doesn’t Like Bruce Springsteen Because Saxophones

Sigh. Less than a week after Courtney Love made a bit of peace with her late husband’s Nirvana bandmates at the Rock and Roll Hall…
Dan Reilly / April 15, 2014

You Will Ache Like I Ache: The Oral History of Hole’s ‘Live Through This’

It’s hard not to work through the what if’s of Live Through This. What if the world had gotten a proper introduction to this album?
Jessica Hopper / April 14, 2014

Hole’s ‘Live Through This’: Read SPIN’s 1994 Review

In the opening scene of Sid and Nancy, as Sid Vicious is led away by the cops and Nancy Spungen is carried away in a…
Charles Aaron / April 11, 2014

Courtney Love: The 1994 Hole Cover Story, ‘Love Conquers All’

(This article was originally published in the May 1994 issue of SPIN.) Our story begins where it ends, at 5 a.m., in a parking lot…
Dennis Cooper / April 11, 2014

Courtney Love Owes $95K in Never-Ending ‘Twibel’ Case

No one knows when the day will come that we, as a democratic society and expressive culture, will stop reading about Courtney Love in court.
John Surico / April 8, 2014

Hole Might Not Actually Be Reuniting

Earlier this week, Courtney Love told The Quietus that a reunion of the most beloved version of her band Hole was already underway, and that new…
Colin Joyce / April 6, 2014

Courtney Love Reunites Classic Hole Lineup

A proper Hole reunion is underway. Late last year, Courtney Love hinted at the possibility, tweeting a photo of herself with the band’s founding guitarist…
Marc Hogan / April 2, 2014

The 20 Best Albums of 1994

Courtney takes the cake, while Beck can’t lose. [This list was originally published in the December 1994 issue of SPIN.]…
SPIN Staff / February 26, 2014

Courtney Love Sued by Psychiatrist for Nearly $50K

One month after coming up victorious in a groundbreaking Twitter-spawned libel lawsuit, Courtney Love has been sued for the umpteenth time. On top of the…
Dan Reilly / February 25, 2014

Hole Rock Cleveland: Read SPIN’s Somewhat Dismayed 1994 Live Review

Pale arms outstretched, offering herself up for crucifixion, or a pie in the face, or a big hug, Courtney Love exclaimed, “Fuck with me, fuck…
Charles Aaron / February 11, 2014
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