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Smashing Pumpkins To Release Oceania: Live In NYC Multimedia Set

Smashing Pumpkins will release their elaborate ‘Oceania’ live performance captured last year at Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center as a multimedia set.



Billy Corgan – Critical Reviews Have Become “A Popularity Contest”

The always outspoken Smashing Pumpkins frontman, Billy Corgan, is fed up with feeble one-paragraph write-ups claiming to be actual critical reviews. In an interview with KROQ’s Kevin & Bean, Corgan didn’t feel the need to […]



Billy Corgan Caught Between Hipsters And American Idols “You Can Call It Pop Music But We Have Integrity”

As Billy Corgan, Smashing Pumpkins‘ frontman, tours the world promoting the band’s latest album Oceania, he finds himself trying to find fans in the missing middle ground, the casual rock fan, found somewhere between hipsters, […]


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Smashing Pumpkins Stream New Album Oceania

Billy Corgan is streaming what he calls “The best Smashing Pumpkins album in over fifteen years.” In an interview with WXRT’s Terri Hemmert Corgan explained his strategy for releasing his latest album. “I trust my […]


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Billy Corgan’s Aunt Says Guitar Isn’t A Real Instrument, Offers Accordion Lessons

In an interview with WXRT’s Terri Hemmert about Smashing Pumpkins‘ forthcoming disc Oceania, Billy Corgan revealed that guitar isn’t the only instrument he knows how top play. In reference to an album listening party the […]