Smashing Pumpkins

Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee Recruited to Play Drums on Entire New Smashing Pumpkins Album
Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee Recruited to Play Drums on Entire New Smashing Pumpkins Album
The Smashing Pumpkins have a few pieces of exciting news to share about their upcoming ninth studio album, 'Monuments to an Elegy.' Along with a mysterious message penned by Billy Corgan, the Smashing Pumpkins frontman revealed that Motley Crue's Tommy Lee is playing drums on all nine tracks of the upcoming disc!
Smashing Pumpkins Working on Two New Albums, Billy Corgan Tracks Over 150 Demos
Smashing Pumpkins Working on Two New Albums, Billy Corgan Tracks Over 150 Demos
If we've learned anything in recent years it's that Smashing Pumpkins leader Billy Corgan is not afraid to tackle large projects. That prolific streak is about to continue as the rocker just inked a new deal with BMG for two new Smashing Pumpkins albums that will arrive in 2015. Furthermore, Corgan has currently demoed over 150 new tracks for the upcoming records.
Billy Corgan Would ‘Love’ To Be a Judge on ‘American Idol’ or ‘X Factor’
Billy Corgan Would ‘Love’ To Be a Judge on ‘American Idol’ or ‘X Factor’
Outspoken Smashing Pumpkins outspoken frontman Billy Corgan went on a rant about how music culture and ethos have been negatively affected by shows like ‘American Idol‘ and ‘X Factor‘ at a SXSW panel on March 13. Despite his distaste for such programs, the frontman said that he would certainly take a gig as a judge on one of those very shows if offered.
The Smashing Pumpkins to Tour the US This Fall – 12 Show Warm Up Tour
The Smashing Pumpkins to Tour the US This Fall – 12 Show Warm Up Tour
The Smashing Pumpkins have announced that they're going to do a short "warm-up" US tour in 12 cities to get everyone ready for their full year of touring coming up next year. They're going to play stuff from their whole catalog of music, including some new music from their new album "Oceania", which is supposed to come out next year. 2011 Tour Dates: