Welcome to the new Independent website. We hope you enjoy it and we value your feedback. Please contact us here.


Punk-rock star found dead

Kristen Pfaff, 24, the bass player of Courtney Love's punk-rock band Hole, was found dead in a bath at her Seattle home, Reuter reports from Seattle. Her death came two months after Love's husband, Kurt Cobain - leader of the band Nirvana - committed suicide.