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Watch Courtney Love and Melissa Auf Der Maur Perform 3 Hole Classics

Saturday night, Michael Stipe, Chloë Sevigny, Aaron Dessner, and more honored former Hole bandmates Courtney Love and Melissa Auf der Maur at a tribute event…
Rob Arcand / October 28, 2018

The Year in 1998 Alternative Rock

The year 1998 began with the revelation of the Bill Clinton/Monica Lewinsky scandal in January, and ended with impeachment proceedings against the president in December.
SPIN Staff / October 25, 2018

Review: Hole – Celebrity Skin

This review was originally published in the October 1998 issue of Spin. On the occasion of our list of best alt-rock songs of 1998, we're republishing it…
Joshua Clover / October 25, 2018

Watch Courtney Love Perform “Celebrity Skin” and “Malibu” With 1500 Backing Musicians

In 2015 and 2016, a group of 1000 enthusiastic musicians and Foo Fighters fans gathered together---once physically in Italy, once virtually---to play mammoth ensemble covers…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 16, 2018

The Love Issue: Our October 1998 Cover Story

This cover story originally appeared in the October 1998 issue of Spin. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Hole's Celebrity Skin—originally released September 8, 1998—we are republishing it here.
Philip Weiss / September 8, 2018

Watch The Smashing Pumpkins Cover 2 Hole Songs With Courtney Love

Smashing Pumpkins’ reunion tour is in full swing. Tonight, during their show in Holmdel, New Jersey, they brought out Courtney Love to cover two Hole songs. They…
Julia Gray, Stereogum / August 2, 2018

Watch Courtney Love Cover the Velvet Underground’s “I’m Waiting for the Man”

Courtney Love was one of many performers at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles Monday night who congregated there for a benefit concert. The concert,…
Andy Cush / April 18, 2018

Our December 1992 Cover Story: “Family Values”

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love have weathered a media storm this year, fueled by rumors of the couple's prenatal indulgences. Longtime friend Jonathan Poneman finds…
Jonathan Poneman / December 12, 2017

Hole Drummer Patty Schemel Announces Hit So Hard: A Memoir

In 2011, the tumultuous life of Hole dummer Patty Schemel was chronicled in the documentary film Hit So Hard. There was a lot of story to tell: Schemel's friendship with…
Anna Gaca / September 7, 2017

Courtney Love Interviewed Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey is on the cover of this month's Dazed magazine, with an interview conducted by none other than Courtney Love. A condensed…
Anna Gaca / April 18, 2017

Frances Bean Cobain Releases Her First-Ever Musical Recording — on Instagram

Jimmy Eat World's "The Middle" is a known millennial classic and reliable karaoke mainstay. Now it has the distinction of being the song chosen for Frances…
Brian Josephs / August 8, 2016

Frances Bean Cobain’s Estranged Husband Says He’s Keeping Kurt’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ Guitar

Frances Bean Cobain's divorce from Isaiah Silva, her husband of 21 months, has taken another turn for the dramatic: According to TMZ, the 31-year-old frontman of the Eeries claims that…
Anna Gaca / July 6, 2016

Is the Classic Hole Lineup Reuniting? ‘Maybe,’ Suggests Courtney Love

Is Courtney Love finally reuniting the classic Hole lineup? On Friday, Love posted an Instagram selfie with bassist Melissa Auf Der Maur and drummer Patty Schemel. Together,…
Anna Gaca / May 7, 2016

Smashing Pumpkins Covered Hole’s “Malibu” Last Night

Update: We also have footage of Smashing Pumpkins covering David Bowie's "Space Oddity." Scroll down to see fan-shot Instagram video (via NME). Smashing Pumpkins began their U.S.
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2016

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 his…
Brennan Carley / June 15, 2015
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