Billy Corgan is partnering with the site Reverb to sell various instruments and gear he's used in-studio and onstage with The Smashing Pumpkins. Among the over 100 pieces available for purchase are two gold Marshall JMP-1 preamps used during the Siamese Dream and Mellon... Read More.
The Smashing Pumpkins have been working on a new album, which has been described as a "sequel" to 1995's Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness and 2000's Machina. Speaking with ABC Audio, guitarist Jeff Schroeder shares a bit more about the record, and its... Read More.
Longtime Smashing Pumpkins guitarist Jeff Schroeder has released his debut solo single: "Haenim," a cover of a song originally written by Korean guitarist Shin Joong Hyun, who pioneered the rock scene in the country in the '60s and '70s. As Schroeder tells ABC... Read More.
Longtime Smashing Pumpkins guitarist Jeff Schroeder has released his debut solo song. Titled "Haenim," the track is a cover of a song originally written by influential Korean guitarist Shin Joong Hyun. Schroeder's version updates the original with a shoegaze, Pumpkins-esque guitar sound, and features vocals... Read More.
The Smashing Pumpkins have announced a virtual event celebrating the 30th anniversary of the band's 1991 debut album, Gish. The two-hour stream premieres May 29 -- a day after the actual Gish anniversary -- and will feature an album listening party and a Q&A with... Read More.
Take a little trip in a time machine with The Smashing Pumpkins this week. Billy Corgan and company will be streaming their 2012 concert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Wednesday, April 28. The show featured a front-to-back performance of the Pumpkins'... Read More.
Smashing Pumpkins' new double album CYR is full of synth-pop, but Billy Corgan has a response for anyone who tells him how "'80s" the record sounds: Well, duh. Noting that he was heavily influenced by The Cure, as well as the indie Chicago... Read More.
The Smashing Pumpkins are keeping the Halloween spirit going with their new "Wyttch" video. The appropriately witchy video seems to take place at a haunted masquerade, and features cameos from frontman Billy Corgan's two children, Augustus and Philomena. You can watch the "Wyttch" video... Read More.
The Smashing Pumpkins' alt-rock opus Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness is 25. The 28-track double album, which was first released on October 23, 1995, became one of the most iconic albums of the '90s, and has been certified diamond for... Read More.
The Smashing Pumpkins have announced a whole lot of plans to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the band's diamond-certified 1995 album, Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. First, Billy Corgan and company have revealed that they were going to announce a 25th anniversary... Read More.