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The Smashing Pumpkins: Adore (Deluxe Edition)
1 Oct 2014 // 9:06 PM
The misunderstood Adore is an album that proved to be better appreciated than enjoyed, but endless amounts of bonus ephemera provides little revelations, a slog that only hardcore Corganistas should feel compelled to make.
The Smashing Pumpkins: Mellon Collie & the Infinite Sadness (Deluxe Edition)
29 Nov 2012 // 5:06 PM
The original album is sprawling, ambitious, overlong, frustrating, and fascinating all at once. The three (!) discs of additional, unreleased material is fascinating for audiophiles, worthwhile for fans, and absolute manna from heaven for collectors.
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!
The Top 8 "Next Nirvanas"
16 Oct 2013 // 4:00 AM
Following Nirvana's surprise ascent to stardom, no one knew what would be the next underground success story. Here are eight examples of where people post-Nevermind opted to place their bets.
Billy Corgan’s mission statement for ‘Oceania’: Do or die
20 Jun 2012 // 2:35 AM
CHICAGO — Billy Corgan calls “Oceania,” the Smashing Pumpkins’ first studio album since 2007, “an anti-mid-life crisis album.” Whatever it’s called, the new album due out
Smashing Pumpkins announce new album, extensive reissues
27 Apr 2011 // 12:36 AM
CHICAGO — The Smashing Pumpkins delivered a double dose of news Tuesday about past and future recordings. In a video posted on the band's Facebook page,