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A Walk with Love and Death: The 'Essential' Courtney Love Cobain
4 Aug 2013 // 5:14 PM
One of the most notorious icons in pop culture talks exclusively with PopMatters about shedding scales to create her signature style of performance, codes of silence at movie star tennis brunches, and how a very famous actress once slipped her a mickey at the Russian Tea Room.
The Sad Rest of Kurt Cobain
12 Jul 2016 // 8:30 PM
Nick Soulsby’s interview book for completists is not meant to entertain -- it's a 500-page death march.
Grunge: Straining to Challenge the Status Quo
9 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM
Grunge: Music and Memory casts grunge as the unsure middle weight stepping into the ring against one pop music brawler after another. Down goes Michael Jackson, down goes Guns 'n' Roses, and while Springsteen is putting the finishing touches onHuman Touch/Lucky Town, Nirvana and Pearl Jam release the most influential albums of the decade.
Dirty Blonde by Courtney Love
26 Nov 2006 // 2:00 PM
As with a tortured confessional poet, it's easier to take Love's lyrics and writings at their autobiographical face value than to grant there may be something more complicated at work.
Courtney Love - "You Know My Name" (audio)
24 Apr 2014 // 6:49 AM
The frenetic Courtney Love is back, only this time she's using her solo name.
The Top Eight Songs About Other Famous People
12 Jun 2013 // 1:40 AM
You're so vain but this song is about you.
Courtney Love is in another Hole
16 Jul 2010 // 1:30 AM
Only five days passed between the premiere of VH1's propagandistic "Behind the Music" episode on her — talking about how this is her year, she's
Courtney Love and Hole at the Music Box in Los Angeles
27 Apr 2010 // 4:30 AM
LOS ANGELES — When Courtney Love first announced that she was resuscitating her volatile, beloved band Hole, the news arrived with two very different possibilities as