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Will Billy Corgan, the Uncoolest of Rock Musicians, Achieve Cool Status with 'Ogilala'?
15 Oct 2017 // 10:00 PM
Corgan's willingness to be himself regardless of the critical and social blowback he suffered for doing “unhip” things made him a singular weirdo within a ‘90s rock scene stuffed full of weirdos, loners, and ennui-saturated youth. To this day, and with this album, he continues to be himself. Are you cool with that?
The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s - Part 5 (20 - 1)
1 Aug 2016 // 6:00 AM
The fifth and final part of our examination of the 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s, includes Portishead, Blur, Björk, R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails and more.
In Defense of Billy Corgan's Foray Into Professional Wrestling
12 Jun 2012 // 6:07 PM
The Smashing Pumpkins leader is developing a reality television series around his Resistance Pro imprint.
Smashing Pumpkins Deliver Sonic Tricks and Deep Cut Treats in LA
27 Apr 2016 // 5:30 AM
The acoustic-electro format is a triumph, with the In Plainsong tour representing a rare chance to experience the band in a more intimate sonic fashion.
Smashing Pumpkins: Monuments to an Elegy
11 Dec 2014 // 3:10 AM
Meet the new Smashing Pumpkins, gradually distancing themselves from the old Smashing Pumpkins.
Smashing Pumpkins Rock for Revolution at Irvine Meadows
31 Jul 2015 // 3:00 AM
You know Corgan isn’t just going to play a greatest hits set and that’s to his credit, for a formidable catalog of deep cuts the Smashing Pumpkins have.
Counterbalance No. 154: Smashing Pumpkins' 'Siamese Dream'
22 Nov 2013 // 4:00 AM
Freak out and give in. Doesn't matter what you believe in. Stay cool and be somebody's fool this year—possibly while listening to the 154th most acclaimed album of all time. I want a walk-in humidor!
Smashing Pumpkins won’t follow the trend of playing classic albums in their entirety
19 Oct 2012 // 12:55 AM
ST. LOUIS — Smashing Pumpkins fans have been clamoring for the rock band to jump on the bandwagon and perform one of its classic albums in
Smashing Pumpkins revisit breakthrough albums
29 Nov 2011 // 10:18 PM
Smashing Pumpkins’ debut, “Gish,” wasn’t the cool, everybody-has-to-hear-it album of 1991. It gave a passing glance to the emerging alternative-rock culture that worshiped Pacific Northwest “