Hole Replaces Schemel ... For Now

Hole has temporarily replaced drummer Patty Schemel with Shift drummer Samantha Maloney.

According to a spokesman, Schemel is still officially a member of Hole but is taking a leave of absence for"personal reasons." Although no dates have been set, the spokesman confirms that Hole will tour behind its next album, Celebrity Skin, due Sept. 8 on DGC Records.