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Remember when the Smashing Pumpkins did "Zero" on Saturday Night Live? Remember how great that was? People should put the Smashing Pumpkins on TV more often. Even if sometimes they do stuff like…   Read Story »
Billy Corgan has always shown an admirable commitment to random shit, but I don't think he's done anything quite this high on the "wait, what" scale since he dated Tila Tequila. At a Paris show over…   Read Story »
Billy Corgan may have just put out the ninth Smashing Pumpkins album, but he doesn't seem to have much faith in the people who got him to where he is. In a new interview with The Wall Street Journal…   Read Story »
Billy Corgan was out here slagging off Eddie Vedder in last week's infamous "top two scribes" interview, and he continued his Pearl Jam diss campaign during a visit to The Howard Stern Show this…   Read Story »
End-of-year lists -- including ours -- may have already hit the internet, but there are still a few releases left in these waning weeks of 2014. One of them is Monuments To An Elegy, the Smashing…   Read Story »
The Smashing Pumpkins are about to put out their new album, Monuments To An Elegy, and they celebrated with a show at Koko in London on Friday night. Marilyn Manson was a special guest during the…   Read Story »
We've gone way too long without a juicy, self-admiring Billy Corgan quote, but The Independent's new interview with Corgan is full of them. Although it's occasioned by the Smashing Pumpkins' new…   Read Story »
The Smashing Pumpkins defy easy narratives, but it seems safe to say the band's "classic era" ended as soon as its "classic lineup" fractured. The Pumpkins' immortal first three albums -- 1991's…   Read Story »
At their show at Chicago's Thalia Hall on Wednesday night, the Smashing Pumpkins debuted a new band lineup, played a bunch of songs live for the first time (including a cover of David Bowie's…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, the Smashing Pumpkins released the fantastic "Tiberius," the third single from their upcoming Monuments To An Elegy. As far as I'm concerned, that song was the single best thing…   Read Story »