“He wrote to every major, minor label: ‘We’ll pay. Let us be on your label.’ He was desperate to be the biggest rock star in the world. But he made it look like it was thrust upon him.”
Courtney Love is letting it be known that she’s on the side of those who believe those bleating brass strains need to be as far from rock and roll as possible.
Released on April 12, 1994, Hole’s landmark Live Through This is an album that is inherently female, unforgivingly dark, and perfectly self-aware.
Last week, Courtney Love told the world she’d reunited Hole, but in a new interview she’s back pedaling on that statement quite a bit.
Love has reunited the line-up that recorded such Hole songs as “Malibu” and “Heaven Tonight.”
While Courtney Love’s former contemporaries in Nirvana score a nomination for entry into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, Love, 49, will end 2013 nomination-less, but nonetheless moving forward.
During a last-minute concert in Park City, Utah, during this year’s Sundance Film Festival, former Hole frontwoman Courtney Love surprised the audience with a cover version of rapper Jay-Z’s 2004 hip-hop hit, “99 Problems.”
Say it isn’t so, Courtney! According to a slip of the tongue from her new manager, rumors are swirling that she’s planning on turning the story of Nirvana into a Broadway musical. We are not amused.
This week’s episode features music from Tears For Fears, Hole and Sheryl Crow.