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Corgan's Stolen Fender Replaced By New Signature Model

2nd July 2008

SMASHING PUMPKINS star BILLY CORGAN has a new guitar to play with - bosses at Fender have just designed a Stratocaster for the frontman. As part of the firm's signature line of electric guitars, the...

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Smashing Pumpkins To Release Box Set Of Debut Album

24th June 2008

THE SMASHING PUMPKINS are set to release a box set of their 1991 debut album GISH this year.An exact release date or details of what the box set will contain is yet to be disclosed...

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Pumpkins Dismiss Quit Reports

22nd April 2008

SMASHING PUMPKINS have reassured fans they have no plans to quit - despite revealing they have recorded their last album. In a recent interview, drummer Jimmy Chamberlain suggested the band's 2007 comeback album Zeigeist would...

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Pumpkins Set For Rock Walk Honour

14th April 2008

The SMASHING PUMPKINS are to be inducted into Hollywood's Rock Walk on 23 April (08). Frontman Billy Corgan and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin will be honoured outside the Guitar Center store on Sunset Boulevard before performing...

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Corgan Urges Winehouse + Radiohead To Set A Better Example

28th March 2008

SMASHING PUMPKINS star BILLY CORGAN has attacked RADIOHEAD and AMY WINEHOUSE for not setting a better example to emerging acts. The rocker admits he feels sorry for wannabe stars because they have no role models...

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Corgan Blasts Music Industry Executives

27th March 2008

SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman BILLY CORGAN is using his band's new legal battle with music industry heavyweights at Virgin to attack the whole business. The angry rocker and his bandmates filed suit against Virgin bosses on...

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Corgan Speaks Out About Virgin Lawsuit

26th March 2008

LATEST: SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman BILLY CORGAN has accused bosses at their label Virgin Records of allowing firms to use the band's name and music for promotional purposes, despite knowing they had no right to do...

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Smashing Pumpkins Launch Lawsuit Against Virgin Records

25th March 2008

Smashing Pumpkins are to sue their former record label Virgin Records over the alleged misuse of the band's name.The rock band have launched a legal action against Virgin after the company used the Pumpkins' name...

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Smashing Pumpkins Sue Record Label

25th March 2008

SMASHING PUMPKINS are suing their record label for illegally using their name and music in promotional deals. The band claim Virgin Records' use of their name and image in a Pepsi Stuff promotion has damaged...

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Corgan Recalls Troubled Childhood For Student Suicide Campaign

19th March 2008

SMASHING PUMPKINS star BILLY CORGAN was left so traumatised by the childhood abuse he suffered at the hands of his father, he once contemplated suicide. The 41-year-old endured long periods of feeling helpless and alienated...

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Linkin Park Hold Third Charity Auction

13th December 2007

LINKIN PARK have announced that they will hold a charity auction to provide aid for the survivors of the recent cyclone in Bangladesh.A number of artists will donate items to the eBay online auction which...

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Fascinating Fact 4098

15th October 2007

The 2007 Bang! Music Festival at Miami, Florida's Bayfront Park Amphitheatre has been postponed, according to the festival's website. The two-day November (07) even was to have featured KANYE WEST and SMASHING PUMPKINS....

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Corgan Setting Up Moog Museum

4th October 2007

SMASHING PUMPKINS star BILLY CORGAN is helping set up a museum dedicated to late electronic synthesiser pioneer BOB MOOG. The Today rocker has joined forces with the Bob Moog Foundation to restore and preserve Moog's...

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Smashing Pumpkins Offer Condolences To Dead Fan's Family

30th September 2007

LATEST: The SMASHING PUMPKINS have passed on their condolences to the family of a fan who died at their gig in British Columbia, Canada, earlier this week (24Sep07). Kenny Leung died on Monday while crowd...

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Smashing Pumpkins Fan Dies While Crowd Surfing

26th September 2007

The SMASHING PUMPKINS comeback tour was hit by tragedy in Richmond, British Columbia on Monday (24Sep07) when a fan died while crowd surfing. The unnamed 20-year-old was pronounced dead at the venue. Mystery surrounds the...

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Corgan: 'American Women Are Sluts'

27th August 2007

SMASHING PUMPKINS frontman BILLY CORGAN has launched a scathing attack on American women - branding them "sluts". The Tonight, Tonight rocker spoke out against a legion of U.S. females at English music festival Reading on...

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Chili Peppers Triumph At Reading

26th August 2007

Red Hot Chili Peppers triumphed in their headline set at Reading festival, despite reports of slight sound problems.After playing a set mainly formed of greatest hits, the Californian band seemed to be experiencing sound problems,...

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Razorlight Conclude Day One Of Reading

25th August 2007

Razorlight have concluded the first day of action at this year's Reading festival, with sunny weather this weekend offering a reprieve from the mud.At the festival's sister site in Leeds, Smashing Pumpkins headlined the main...

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Smashing Pumpkins Wow U.k Festival

25th August 2007

Reformed rockers THE SMASHING PUMPKINS wowed the crowds at England's Leeds Festival this weekend (25Aug07) before inviting fans to join them in the U.S for a cup of tea. The band took centre stage for...

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The Things They Say 5445

25th August 2007

"It's all a little corporate." NINE INCH NAILS star TRENT REZNOR pokes fun at fellow Reading Festival headliners the SMASHING PUMPKINS' reunion....

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Carling Weekend Gets Underway

24th August 2007

The Carling Weekend: Reading and Leeds festivals is now underway with weather forecasts predicting a warm and sunny weekend.Bands performing at the Reading site today include Razorlight, Kings of Leon, Interpol, Maximo Park and Albert...

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Reading Festival Overcomes Weather

21st August 2007

Some camping areas at this year's Reading festival have been closed after the event organisers described the land as "unusable".However, extra camping in the car park areas has been made available to compensate for sites...

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Paris 'Planning Second Album'

19th July 2007

Paris Hilton has revealed that she has started working on a second album following her recent release from prison.The wealthy heiress, who served a 23-day jail sentence for violating probation on a driving ban, told...

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T.i. Still On Top

18th July 2007

Rapper T.I. has fought off challenges from INTERPOL and the reformed SMASHING PUMPKINS to lead the U.S. album chart for a second week. The hip-hop hitmaker's T.I. vs. T.I.P. album sold 175,000 copies in its...

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Fascinating Fact 3579

17th July 2007

The reformed SMASHING PUMPKINS are on the hunt for the young girls that adorned the cover of their SIAMESE DREAM album. Rocker Billy Corgan and his bandmates are asking fans who know of the whereabouts...

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The Enemy Score Number One Album

16th July 2007

The Enemy have stormed to the top of the UK album charts with their debut effort We'll Live and Die In These Towns.The Coventry band saw off tough competition from New York band Interpol, who...

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Paris Poses For Pumpkins Picture

14th July 2007

The U.K. cover of SMASHING PUMPKINS' comeback single TARANTULA features a photograph of PARIS HILTON, taken by the band's leader BILLY CORGAN. The rocker reveals he initially planned to invite Hilton and former party pals...

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Fascinating Fact 3447

22nd June 2007

Reformed rockers THE SMASHING PUMPKINS and RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE are headlining the Voodoo Music Experience festival in New Orleans, Louisiana in October (07)....

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Smashing Pumpkins 'Split' Bonus Tracks Anger Fans

22nd June 2007

Reformed rockers SMASHING PUMPKINS have angered their U.S. fans after announcing they are releasing four different versions of their comeback album next month (Jul07). The Billy Corgan-fronted band unveil their first disc in seven years,...

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Smashing Pumpkins Return To Tv

19th June 2007

The SMASHING PUMPKINS will make their first televised performances in seven years when they perform a two-night stint on America's The Late Show with David Letterman next month (Jul07). The reformed group's shows, on 9...

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