Courtney Love Says A Hole Reunion May Be In The Works: ‘We Are Definitely Talking About It’

Is Courtney Love planning to reunite with her bandmates from Hole?

As Hole’s grunge-classic Live Through This celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, the band’s frontwoman Courtney Love hints that it’s a solid possibility.

“We are definitely talking about it,” says Love in an interview with The Guardian. “There’s nothing wrong with honouring your past; I’ve just kind of discovered that. If you don’t, people will rewrite history and you will become an inconvenient woman.”

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The 1994 album (which has long been rumoured to feature significant contributions from Love’s husband, late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain), marked a distinct departure from the band’s earlier hardcore sound, and wound up becoming both a critical and commercial success.

For Love, however, the album’s release came about at a particularly bleak time, just one week after Cobain’s suicide at the couple’s Seattle home.

“When it came out, there was so much horrible other stuff happening in my life that I didn’t even think about it,” Love says of the disconnect she felt of having a hit album climbing up the charts while her personal life crumbled.

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Looking back at the album now, Love says “Live Through This” remains reflective of where she was at during that period of her life.

“It’s really about: ‘Do I have something to say?’” Love says of the album’s tracks. “And when you’re young you have a lot to say.”

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