, lead singer of Le Tigre
and former lead singer of Bikini Kill
in between which she had a solo project as Julie Ruin.
She inspired the name of Nirvana
's hit song "Smells Like Teen Spirit
" by writing "Kurt smells like teen spirit" on one of Kurt Cobain
's walls. He thought it meant "the spirit of teens" and didn't know it was a deodorant. Courtney Love
punched her and threw a bag of chips in her face backstage Lollapalooza
which unintentionally became one of the most defining moment for the riot grrrl movement.