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We're getting a new Smashing Pumpkins album before the year is out. In December, Billy Corgan and his associates will release Monuments To An Elegy, the follow-up to 2012's strong, surprising…   Read Story »
Before she got involved with Kurt Cobain, Courtney Love dated Billy Corgan, and rumor has it that they dated again for a little while after Cobain died. (Corgan also co-wrote five songs on Hole's…   Read Story »
Every now and then, a band releases a collection of B-sides and outtakes and otherwise semi-available material that transcends the notion of an artist emptying the vaults to buy a bit of time between…   Read Story »
We've already heard a couple cool curiosities from Smashing Pumpkins' deluxe Adore reissue, including Diddy's long-buried remix of "Ava Adore" and an alternate version of "Blissed And Gone." Now…   Read Story »
The Smashing Pumpkins' upcoming reissue of their 1998 album Adore comes with a lot of bonus material. The "super deluxe" collection contains three discs of unreleased music, including demos and…   Read Story »
Billy Corgan was the latest performer at the Illinois-based concert series Ravinia Festival. Last night, he played a 28-song acoustic set that included Smashing Pumpkins, Zwan, and solo material. One…   Read Story »
Oh man, 1998. Sean Combs, then a celebrated producer and tolerated MC known as "Puff Daddy," was the hottest property in rap music; his Biggie-eulogizing '97 LP No Way Out was well on its way to…   Read Story »
Back around the time the Smashing Pumpkins were conquering the world in the mid '90s, I'm not sure anyone would've guessed that Billy Corgan would approach middle age and his second decade as a…   Read Story »
The Soundgarden/Billy Corgan beef has been going on for decades now. Just when you think you can forget about it, one side throws some shade in the media and brings it all back up again. Most…   Read Story »
Later this month, Billy Corgan is playing a special semi-acoustic solo show at the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, Illinois, near his Chicago hometown. He's asked fans to write their dream…   Read Story »