Courtney Love

Love says Cobain would have found GH5 “really funny”, still suing

Looks like the lawsuit between Activision and pissed-off rockers over Guitar Hero 5/Band Hero is still on the docket, if Courtney Love’s newest comments are any indication.

11 years ago

Courtney Love headlines

  • Bon Jovi backs Love in GH5 Cobain spat

    Jon Bon Jovi’s added weight to complaints about the use of Kurt Cobain’s likeness in Guitar Hero 5, saying he was also approached by Activision about appearing in the game.“I had the paperwork, they wanted me to be on that game and I just passed,” he told the BBC.“But no-one even broached the subject with […]

    11 years ago
  • Exclusive: Courtney Love's attorney responds to use of Cobain in Guitar Hero 5

    VG247 has received an official statement from Courtney Love’s attorney, Keith Fink, Esquire, regarding Activision’s use of Kurt Cobain’s likeness in Guitar Hero 5.Apparently, like we assumed, she is upset over Cobain being used to play other artists’ songs, which she finds detrimental to his image and legacy.“You are correct in stating that Ms. Cobain […]

    11 years ago
  • Activision "secured the necessary licensing rights" to use Cobain in GH5

    Activision has issued a statement, regarding Courtney Love’s outburst on Twitter over the use of Kurt Cobain in Guitar Hero 5.“Guitar Hero secured the necessary licensing rights from the Cobain estate in a written agreement signed by Courtney Love to use Kurt Cobain’s likeness as a fully playable character in Guitar Hero 5,” Activision told […]

    11 years ago