Auf der Maur played bass in the Love-led grunge band Hole from 1994 until 1999. She also rejoined the band for a brief reunion in 2012.
Now, the two have been confirmed for a performance at ‘Bans Off My Body’. The gig takes place on March 14 at the Feminist Institute at The Town Hall in New York City, with proceeds going to Planned Parenthood.
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ANNOUNCEMENT! The Feminist Institute is beyond thrilled to present the #BansoffMyBody Benefit Concert for @ppgnyact on Saturday, March 14th at @townhallnyc ! . . Revealed exclusively on @rollingstone , this incredible evening will feature none other than Courtney Love & Melissa Auf def Maur from Hole, Perry & Etty Farrell, Rachael Yamagata, Joan As Police Woman, Betty and more special guests to be announced . . Read more on Rolling Stone at the link in our bio now. Tickets go on sale TOMORROW, Thursday, February 20th at 12pm EST via the townhall.org . . See you there! @courtneylove @xmadmx @perryfarrellofficial @ettyfarrell @rachaelyamagata @joanaspolicewoman @bettyrules . . Produced by @willnerh & Lawrence B. Benenson
“Which is fantastic in the capital of this fantastic country where I first picked up a New Musical Express in, I don’t know, 1981 in fucking Liverpool where I read the other day I lost my virginity to Joy Division’s ‘Isolation’.”
The soundtrack is made up entirely of original tracks. It also features the likes of Mitski, Soccer Mommy, Warpaint, Kali Uchis, Kim Gordon and Stranger Things actor Finn Wolfhard’s new band, The Aubreys