The Harry Potter series’ word count of about 150,000 words per book? Cute. The Lord of the Rings’ tally of just under 500,000? OK, formidable. But Billy Corgan may have both beat.
Billy Corgan has sued a Los Angeles music distributor, claiming the company owes him money from revenues made off his music.
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.
The Glendale Heights, Illinois, home where Billy Corgan spent his childhood is up for sale and a mere $175,000 will get you this piece of rock ‘n’ roll history.
“AEGEA” will be released on 250 vinyl copies.
Recording sessions begin today, as plenty of songs have been written and ready to go.
Smashing Pumpkins will release their elaborate ‘Oceania’ live performance captured last year at Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center as a multimedia set.