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Courtney Love Calls Bikini Kill the “Biggest Hoax in History of Rock and Roll”

Courtney Love and legendary Washington-state punk band Bikini Kill have been in a feud since the early 1990s, with the most notorious incident involving lead singer Kathleen…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 23, 2019

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Weezer, Courtney Love, Billy Corgan, The Killers, and More React to Ric Ocasek’s Death

Ric Ocasek, the beloved producer, solo artist, and frontman of the Cars, passed away this weekend at the age of 75. Tributes to Ocasek, who was…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 16, 2019

Courtney Love Says She Turned Down $100,00 to Attend Opioid Heiress’s Fashion Show

Purdue Pharma heiress Joss Sackler tried to pay recovering opioid addict Courtney Love $100,000 to attend the Fashion Week show for her LBV line, according…
Maggie Serota / September 9, 2019

Watch Courtney Love Perform Hole Songs, Cover Fleetwood Mac and Echo and the Bunnymen

Courtney Love took the stage at Lykke Li's YOLA Día festival this past weekend in Los Angeles. The singer ran through a couple covers as well as…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 19, 2019

The Strokes: Our 2003 Cover Story, The Rebirth of Cool

This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of SPIN. "Is it okay to let the girls in?" Smoggy asks. The Strokes'
Marc Spitz / July 14, 2019

Here’s a Bunch of Great Quotes Courtney Love Gave to Her Famous Friends

Courtney Love: not fucking that guy, not getting a dog she doesn't want, not putting on weird smooth jazz. The Hole frontwoman and icon of…
Andy Cush / June 7, 2019

Courtney Love on Hole Reunion: “We Are Definitely Talking About It”

Courtney Love once again teased a Hole reunion in a new interview with the Guardian about the band's sophomore album Live Through This. The tragedy-plagued commercial…
Tosten Burks / May 28, 2019

Watch Courtney Love in the First Trailer for JT LeRoy

Courtney Love has a small part in director Justin Kelly’s upcoming film JT LeRoy, a drama based on Savannah Knoop’s 2008 memoir Girl Boy Girl: How I…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / April 6, 2019

Karl Lagerfeld: Courtney Love, Florence Welch & More React to Designer’s Death

Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld died Tuesday morning in Paris. He was 85. "He was one of the most influential and celebrated designers of…
Will Gottsegen / February 19, 2019

Courtney Love Granted Restraining Order Against Ex-Manager Sam Lutfi

Courtney Love, her daughter Frances Bean Cobain, and her sister Jaimee King have been granted a five-year restraining order against Love's ex-manager Sam Lutfi, The Blast reports…
Tosten Burks / January 2, 2019

Courtney Love Alleges Ex-Manager Sam Lutfi Told Her to “Choke on Opiates and Die”

Last Monday, a Los Angeles County judge granted Courtney Love a temporary restraining order against her former manager Sam Lutfi. The order also protects Love's daughter Frances…
Tosten Burks / December 18, 2018

Read the 911 Call From Frances Bean Cobain’s Ex-Husband’s Alleged Kidnapping [Updated]

Earlier this year, Frances Bean Cobain's ex-husband Isaiah Silva sued his former mother-in-law Courtney Love, Love's manager Sam Lutfi, actor Ross Butler, and several others, alleging…
Tosten Burks / December 3, 2018

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

Review: Hole – Celebrity Skin

9SPIN Rating: 9 of 10Release Date: September 08, 1998Label: GeffenThis review was originally published in the October 1998 issue of Spin. On the occasion of our list…
Joshua Clover / October 25, 2018

Snail Mail – “The 2nd Most Beautiful Girl in the World” (Courtney Love Cover)

Snail Mail---the increasingly beloved project of 19-year-old Balitmore singer-songwriter Lindsay Jordan---has just released a cover of a Courtney Love song. No, I'm not talking about…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 19, 2018
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