Say this much for Courtney Love: At least she gave it the ol' college try. Two songs into what was supposed to be a 90-minute set, the singer confessed to the audience that her voice was in rough shape and she wasn't sure if she'd make through the night. While some fans looked at each other with confusion mixed with some disbelief, the show went on.
Somehow, the metallic jumpsuit-wearing Love made the best of a bad situation and managed to play for little over an hour, trying to overcome her voice giving out. It's a shame that her voice didn't cooperate because this had the workings of what would been one the most pleasant surprises of the 2013 calendar thus far. Love's stellar backing band delivered with meaty guitars and a steady rhythm section that got out of the singer's way and allowed her to shine, if only things went according to planned.More »