Photo of the Day: Courtney Love Rolls Through Boston

Photo by Melissa Ostrow

At first glance at this photo, you may be thinking that Courtney Love is back to her passionate (and trainwrecky) self. You would be correct on both levels. The queen of tabloid fodder brought her new band with an old name, Hole, into Boston’s Ames Hotel on Wednesday for an intimate show for a local radio station’s select audience. Here’s how it went down…

Courtney Love kept Boston fans waiting a whopping three hours yesterday afternoon before turning up at the Ames Hotel for her WFNX acoustic gig – but at least she had a good excuse.

“I was at Harvard,” the rock trainwreck told the audience. “I went to see an old boyfriend. He’s a first-year professor. I totally just got (expletive).”