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Hit So Hard [Ebersole, 2011]

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Hit So Hard: The Life & Near Death Story of Patty Schemel

Hit So Hard is a 2011 documentary that chronicles Patty Schemel’s (the drummer of Hole) struggles with substance abuse, her sexuality, and coping with the darker side of celebrity that often accompanies fame set against a backdrop of the 1990s grunge subculture in Seattle: Nirvana, heroin chic, and the deaths of fellow musician friends Kurt Cobain and Kristen Pfaff to suicide and an overdose.

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Kurt Cobain and Patty Schemel with Frances Bean Cobain.

Also see: Kurt Cobain: About a Son

Hit So Hard is currently streaming on Netflix!

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This entry was published on December 30, 2012 at 10:58 pm. It’s filed under biographical documentaries, celebrity, LGBTQ, los angeles, music, netflix, pop culture, seattle, sexuality, sociocultural documentaries, subculture and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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