Billy Corgan

Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan (Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Smashing Pumpkins Are Done Recording New Album ‘Monuments to An Elegy’

You’ve got to hand it to Billy Corgan: the Smashing Pumpkins frontman stays prolific.

07/23/2014

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Billy Corgan Sues Distributor Over Unpaid Revenues

Billy Corgan has sued a Los Angeles music distributor, claiming the company owes him money from revenues made off his music.

05/29/2014

Billy Corgan (Photo: AFP)

Billy Corgan Pens Ode to Jane’s Addiction Amid ‘Nothing’s Shocking’ Anniversary

Just before Thanksgiving 1988, Corgan was offered a chance to open for Jane’s Addiction. Despite the gig not going as well as he’d liked, a friendship was born that night that would last more than two decades.

05/14/2014

Billy Corgan (Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Smashing Pumpkins Announce Two New Albums For 2015

Recording sessions begin today, as plenty of songs have been written and ready to go.

03/25/2014

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From Axl Rose To John Mayer: Five Classic Onstage Meltdowns

Why make this list of incidents that may make us sad and lose faith in our rock heros? Because like a mountain or a train wreck, they’re there and we cannot look away. 1991: Axl […]

03/08/2013

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Billy Corgan On Performing Smashing Pumpkins Songs: ‘Overly Sentimental Culture As A New Business Model Is Really Weak’

Don’t expect Billy Corgan to dust off classic Smashing Pumpkins albums like “Gish” or “Siamese Dream” in concert anytime soon. It’s just not his style.

09/18/2012

First Listen: Smashing Pumpkins “Freak” And Four More Tracks For Free

[lastfm]Billy Corgan[/lastfm] is a musical mastermind. No, really. You can literally see the mastery of music in his mind through the translucent white skin on his skull. Tiny little mind elves are tuning electric guitars […]

08/18/2010

Billy Corgan Admits to Fainting, Not Enough Tru Blood on Rider

[lastfm]Billy Corgan[/lastfm] is a vampire. We’ve always thought it and never had actual proof, until his recent fainting spell at a [lastfm]Smashing Pumpkins [/lastfm]show in Tampa. Ok, so we didn’t get actual proof but singing […]

08/16/2010

Smashing Noggins: Billy Corgan Wipes Out On Stage

While performing mid song during his Tampa, Florida show Thursday night with his new installment of [lastfm]Smashing Pumpkins[/lastfm], lead man Billy Corgan took a nasty spill on stage, falling backwards and smashing his head against the […]

07/23/2010

Smashing Pumpkins to Get Intimate with Fans

Who are we kidding? It’s been over 10 years since any [lastfm]Smashing Pumpkins[/lastfm] album deserves high praise, but that hasn’t stopped frontman [lastfm]Billy Corgan[/lastfm] from throwing in the towel quite yet. Keep reading to discover what tricks […]

06/04/2010

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