Patrick is 46.Rock musician Melissa Auf der Maur
Last Friday Hole's mid-90s line-up comprising of Courtenay Love, Erlandson, Melissa Auf der Maur
and Patty Schemel reunited at the Public Assembly in New York for a two-song set, including Miss World and Over the Edge, at an after-party.
FORMER Hole rocker Melissa Auf Der Maur
has thrown Courtney Love's plans to reform the band into doubt by insisting there will be no reunion.
7AUF DER MAUR Auf Der Maur (EMI): Best-known as a Courtney Love collaborator, Melissa Auf Der Maur
's solo set offered mountainous guitar riffs and blistering rock but also unexpected subtlety.
It begins softly with only a guitar beat, the instruments taking a backseat so that Melissa Auf der Maur
's husky vocals can take centre stage.
Melissa Auf der Maur
, who's played bass with Hole and the Smashing Pumpkins, will show what she can do as a frontwoman at John Henry's at 8 p.m.
HHHHH Melissa Auf Der Maur
's debut album proves the former Hole and Smashing Pumpkins bassist is more than the bird in the background.
Lead lady Melissa Auf Der Maur
has done time in both Hole and the Smashing Pumpkins, and you can tell.
Fine score is from Montreal-born former Hole and Smashing Pumpkins bassist Melissa auf der Maur
and Pumpkins guitarist James Iha.
Inci-dentally, the tracks earmarked for Love Is Rock N Roll employs tougher types, including ex-Hole and Smashing Pumpkins bassist Melissa Auf der Maur
, Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong and Adams' current amour, actress Parker Posey.
The band - with drummer Jimmy Chamberlain back on board after three years and new bass player Melissa Auf Der Maur
now firmly installed - have just completed a sell-out European Tour.
The band formed in 1989 consisted of Love, Eric Erlandson and Melissa Auf der Maur
and was active until its break up in 2002.