It's easy to hate on PATRICK STUMP. We speak from experience here, having been subjected not only to years of FALL OUT BOY but also because we accidentally caught his first solo gig ever at SXSW last year, where he insisted on playing all the instruments at the same time and . . . bombed.
This time around, we're awarding points for effort, variety, and swell behavior.
20 MORE PHOTOS: Hole at SXSW 2010
When we saw Courtney Love's name on the
SXSW schedule, we assumed that the first Hole shows in
a decade would bring the week's
biggest trainwreck. Amazingly: not sucky! Actually good! Instead, meltdown-of-the-week honors went to her Saturday-night opening act:
ex-Fall Out Boy singer PATRICK STUMP. Video evidence of both after the jump . . .