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But Who's Buying?

We’ve Passed Peak Vinyl – Here Comes The Collapse

From 1996 - 1999, I worked at a New York City record store called Rebel Rebel. I was a student at NYU when I got…
Michael Nelson | July 22, 2016 - 12:38 pm

2015 In Review

The 15 Biggest Band Beefs Of 2015

Beefs! All hail beefs! Every year we start off with a blank slate, and every year our favorite (and least favorite!) artists bring all of…
James Rettig | December 15, 2015 - 1:35 pm

The Anniversary

Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness Turns 20

In the 20 years since the Smashing Pumpkins released their third studio LP, there have been albums that matched its stunning ambition; albums that sold…
David Holmes | October 23, 2015 - 1:31 pm

More Billy Corgan stories

Watch Billy Corgan Sing The Smashing Pumpkins’ “Tonight, Tonight” With A String Section In His Tiny Desk Concert

The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan -- who just ditched the William Patrick Corgan moniker and went back to being just "Billy" -- is the…
Tom Breihan | November 20, 2017 - 10:54 am

William Patrick Corgan Is Billy Again

For over two years now, Billy Corgan has been fighting an uphill battle against being Billy Corgan. Although he originally released his recent solo album…
Peter Helman | November 16, 2017 - 8:39 pm

Billy Corgan Defends Nickelback And Their “Incredible Songwriter” Chad Kroeger

The Joe Rogan Experience, the podcast hosted by the comedian and MMA commentator, is famous as a place where celebrities talk about their experiences with…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2017 - 1:22 pm

Watch Billy Corgan Perform “The Spaniards” On Corden

Billy Corgan -- ahem, William Patrick Corgan -- released a new solo album, Ogilala, a couple weeks ago, and last night he showed up on…
James Rettig | November 9, 2017 - 9:56 am

William Patrick Corgan – “Aeronaut” Video

At the beginning of William Patrick Corgan's new video for "Aeronaut," the sweeping ballad from the Smashing Pumpkins mastermind's new Rick Rubin-produced solo album Ogilala,…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2017 - 10:38 am

Watch Billy Corgan Cover Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” In Toronto

I don't give a fuck what you say: "Wrecking Ball," Miley Cyrus' #1 hit from 2013, is one of the finest power ballads that anyone…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2017 - 9:15 am

Watch William Patrick Corgan Talk New Solo Album, Play Three Songs On CBS This Morning

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan -- sorry, William Patrick Corgan -- just released his new Rick Rubin-produced solo album Ogilala. And today, he stopped by…
Peter Helman | October 21, 2017 - 6:40 pm

Billy Corgan Tells Howard Stern About His Encounter With A Shapeshifter

William Patrick "Billy" Corgan now appears to be, among other things, a batshit conspiracy theorist, and during his appearance on the The Howard Stern Show
James Rettig | October 16, 2017 - 5:43 pm

Watch William Patrick Corgan Play A Very Pretty “Aeronaut” On Fallon

William Patrick Corgan, who you may know as Billy, releases his new solo album Ogilala today. He's in New York City to promote it right…
Chris DeVille | October 13, 2017 - 9:18 am

Stream William Patrick Corgan Ogilala

Next week, the Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan -- now recording under the name William Patrick Corgan because he's a serious adult -- will release…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2017 - 10:01 am

Watch Billy Corgan Debut Bowie Tribute, James Iha Collaboration In Berlin

Billy Corgan's releasing a new solo album under his birth name, William Patrick Corgan, in a couple of weeks, and last night he performed at…
James Rettig | October 3, 2017 - 8:58 am

William Patrick Corgan – “The Spaniards”

Billy Corgan's new solo album under the name William Patrick Corgan, Ogilala, comes out in a couple of weeks. We've heard "Aeronaut" from it already…
James Rettig | September 29, 2017 - 10:41 am

James Iha Plays Guitar On Two Of Billy Corgan’s New Songs

Last year, the former Smashing Pumpkins guitarist James Iha rejoined his old band onstage in Los Angeles. It was his first time playing with Pumpkins…
Tom Breihan | September 22, 2017 - 12:07 pm

Watch The Trailer For Billy Corgan’s New Short Film Pillbox

Next month, Billy Corgan is putting out a new solo album, Ogilala (under the name William Patrick Corgan), and it looks like he also created…
James Rettig | September 20, 2017 - 2:56 pm

Watch Billy Corgan Play Smashing Pumpkins’ “Sweet Sweet,” “Smiley,” & “I Fall” For The First Time In Decades

Billy Corgan -- or, if you prefer, William Patrick Corgan -- is getting ready to release a new solo album called Ogilala. And in the…
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2017 - 9:17 am
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