Corgan Explains Stage Fall

SMASHING PUMPKINS leader BILLY CORGAN has assured fans he's fine after passing out onstage during a show in Tampa, Florida on Wednesday night (21Jul10)
The rocker appeared dizzy during the band's performance of Bullet with Butterfly Wings at the sold out Ritz Ybor venue and briefly stumbled and fell.
But he insists there's nothing to worry about and the show will go on.
In a Twitter.com post to fans on Thursday (22Jul10), Corgan wrote, "For those that saw me fall last night during Bullet, that wasn't a stage move or clumsiness, that was me blacking out and wiping out.
"I have no memory of falling against the drum riser and my guitar cabinet, but I can tell you I've got quite a good bruise + am moving slow."


Contactmusic

Tags: Smashing Pumpkins - Billy Corgan

Advertisement

More Smashing Pumpkins

A Week In Music, Kings Of Leon Unveil New Album's First Taste 'Supersoaker', Tom Odell Plays Mesmerising London Gig And Mazzy Star Make A Long-Awaited Return

A week in music videos... We finally get the first glimpse of what's in store for Kings Of Leon's sixth album 'Mechanical Bull' with their...

Glastonbury Weather Dries Up Ready For The Big Acts

Many Glasto goers woke up to the pitter patter of rain on canvas this morning as Wednesday's warm, humid weather well and truly dissolved into...

Glastonbury Festival 2013: Your Guide To The Biggest Clashes!

With such a ginormous festival site at 900 acres, and plenty of drunken hoardes and muddy puddles to fight through, the simple act of walking...

Advertisement

Smashing Pumpkins - Oceania

Billy Corgan was always the antagonist of the mainstream 'grunge' scene. None of the other players really seemed to like him very much or at...

Smashing Pumpkins - That's The Way

Smashing PumpkinsThat's The WaySingle Review It pains me to write this review, as Smashing Pumpkins used to be up there as one of my favourite...

Smashing Pumpkins - Zeitgeist

Smashing PumpkinsZeitgeistAlbum ReviewIn the year of the comebacks, it was the Pumpkins one which got any self-respecting alternative rocker really excited. It's different to most...

Smashing Pumpkins, Tarantula, Video Video

Smashing Pumpkins Tarantula Smashing Pumpkins will release 'Tarantula' on July 2nd as the first single to be taken from their highly anticipated new album 'Zeitgeist'...

Advertisement

Comments

Smashing Pumpkins Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Smashing Pumpkins

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All