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Billy Corgan Named Senior Producer Of Wrestling Programme

The rocker and fight fan parted ways with Resistance Pro Wrestling, the company he co-founded in 2011, last year (14), but he promised fans he had another exciting initiative planned. As Senior...

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The SMASHING PUMPKINS are hitting the road with MARILYN MANSON for a summer tour. The 23-date The End Times tour kicks off at the Concord Pavilion in Concord, California on 7 July (15).

The Smashing Pumpkins And Marilyn Manson Team Up For 'The End Of Times' Tour

The Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson are set to unite on a co-headline tour of North America this Summer. Dubbed 'The End Of Times Tour', the series will span all major cities including Las Vegas,...

Billy Corgan: 'Miley Cyrus Must Call Me Personally If She Wants My Songs'

Smashing Pumpkins star Billy Corgan has turned down a request to write songs for Miley Cyrus and urged the pop star to call him personally if she wants to work with him.The rocker has revealed...

Billy Corgan Takes A Swipe At Dave Grohl And Pearl Jam

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan launched a tirade against his nineties contemporaries Pearl Jam and Foo Fighters, claiming that he “can out-write” both of them.Talking during a radio interview on ‘The Howard Stern Show’, Corgan...

Billy Corgan And Courtney Love 'Connected Deeply'

Billy Corgan says he and Courtney Love ''connected very deeply'' when they dated.The Smashing Pumpkins frontman was in a relationship with the 'Celebrity Skin' singer before she married Nirvana rocker Kurt Cobain in 1992 and...

Billy Corgan: 'Next Album Will Be The End'

Rocker Billy Corgan has hinted The Smashing Pumpkins' days may be numbered after revealing the group's next album will be its last.The band is slated to release Day For Night next year (15), but Corgan...

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Smashing Pumpkins rocker Billy Corgan set up shop in Chicago, Illinois and New York on Monday (08Dec14) to offer fans the chance to purchase the band's new album, Monuments to an Elegy, on vinyl, a...

Billy Corgan Departs Wrestling Company

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has severed ties with the professional wrestling venture he co-founded in 2011 so he can concentrate on an ambitious new musical project.Corgan took to Twitter.com on Tuesday to announce he...

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Smashing Pumpkins stars Billy Corgan and Jeff Schroeder joined former Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook and his band, the Light, for a cover of Joy Division's Love Will Tear Us Apart at...

Smashing Pumpkins Unveil 'Monuments To An Elegy' In December - Stream Single 'Being Beige' Now [Listen]

Just in time for Christmas, the Smashing Pumpkins will be releasing their eighth album 'Monuments To An Elegy'; the first of two albums within the space of the year, and the second instalment of their...

Billy Corgan Hints At Smashing Pumpkins Split

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has hinted he plans to break up the band for good after finishing work on their new music.The singer, who is the only original member left in the group, is...

Billy Corgan Upset About Amazon Leak

Smashing Pumpkins leader Billy Corgan has attacked Amazon.com bosses and his label executives at Universal for leaking details of the band's Adore re-release.The rocker was hoping to share details for the deluxe reissue of the...

Drummer Leaves Smashing Pumpkins

Smashing Pumpkins drummer Mike Byrne has quit the group.Frontman Billy Corgan has confirmed the news in a new interview, weeks after it was revealed Motley Crue star Tommy Lee has been working with the band...

Billy Corgan Sues Over Royalty Payments

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan is suing bosses of a music distribution company over his royalty payments.The star has taken legal action against executives at Rocket Science Inc, claiming they have failed to hand over...

Smashing Pumpkins Recruit Tommy Lee For New Album

Rockers Smashing Pumpkins have enlisted Motley Crue legend Tommy Lee for the band's upcoming ninth album.Frontman Billy Corgan posted a snap of him in a recording studio with Lee on Wednesday (07May14) and revealed the...

The Smashing Pumpkins To Re-release Adore Album As Box Set

Rockers The Smashing Pumpkins are set to revisit their 1998 album Adore and re-release it as a box set featuring new material this summer (14).The six-disc set will include unreleased songs and a live Dvd...

Billy Corgan To Release Album Of Experimental Recordings

The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan is set to release a limited edition album of experimental recordings.The record, titled Aegea, was made by Corgan in 2007, and he admits the music is a significant departure...

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Smashing Pumpkins star Billy Corgan is reportedly in talks to turn his wrestling world into a new U.S. Tv series. The singer/songwriter launched his independent pro-wrestling organisation Resistance Pro in 2011 and now it's set...

Billy Corgan Backs Studio Film Fundraiser

Smashing Pumpkins rocker Billy Corgan has thrown his support behind a campaign to raise money for a film about Butch Vig's recording studio.The Garbage star and celebrated rock producer set up Smart Studios in Madison,...

Billy Corgan Planning Eight-hour Siddhartha Tea House Gig

Smashing Pumpkins rocker Billy Corgan has announced plans to perform a marathon eight-hour free gig at his Chicago, Illinois tea shop.The music for the Madame ZuZu's Teahouse show will be inspired by Hermann Hesse's novel...

Smashing Pumpkins Gig Still On As Billy Corgan Rushes To Venue

Fans of rockers The Smashing Pumpkins have been assured a London gig on Monday night (22Jul13) will go ahead as planned, despite concerns frontman Billy Corgan wouldn't make it to the venue on time due...

Stranded Billy Corgan Sparks Fears For London Show

The Smashing Pumpkins fans have been left fearing the band's London concert on Monday (22Jul13) will be cancelled after frontman Billy Corgan got trapped on a train from France.The singer/guitarist is travelling back to the...

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"‏I think I've got math right this year. Today is 25th (anniversary) of 1st (Smashing Pumpkins) show. My thanks to all for an amazing run." Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan thanked his army of fans...

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 rain. By the Thursday evening, the site was drenched -...

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 from one stage to another can be a difficult task....

Billy Corgan Urges Restaurant Chain To Demand Stop To Dehorning

Smashing Pumpkins star Billy Corgan has fired off a letter to bosses at the California Pizza Kitchen restaurant chain urging them to protect baby cows on dairy farms.The rocker has joined the likes of Morrissey...

Billy Corgan Turned Down Full College Scholarship To Pursue Music

The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan turned down a full college scholarship to the University of Michigan to chase his dream of becoming a musician.The Grammy winner was an excellent student in high school and...

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"Excited to announce today's our 1st official day of writing for new Sp album. Wish us luck!" Rocker Billy Corgan heads back into the studio with his Smashing Pumpkins bandmates.

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Martin Freeman Joins Cast Of Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War'

Having already comprehensively nailed the art of portraying literary characters...

U2 Surprise New Yorkers By Busking In Grand Central Station

U2 caused a bit of a stir in New York this week by performing a secret gig...

ITV Escapes Investigation Over Kanye West's Brits Performance

Kanye West’s performance at the Brit Awards will not be the subject of an...

Tangerine Trailer Offers A Tasty Treat

Take two transgender prostitutes, one busy Christmas Eve and a tale of betrayal and you have the basic premise to...

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Rihanna, Sarah Jessica Parker, FKA Twigs: The Weird And The Wonderful Met Ball Looks

Last night the world’s most famous and fashionable descended upon...

Idris Elba Breaks British Land Speed Record

As if it wasn’t enough being one of the downright coolest actors and musicians on Earth, Idris Elba has given...

First Pics Of 'Suicide Squad' Cast Revealed

DC Comics fans, stop what you’re doing and pay attention! Suicide Squad director David Ayers has shared the first...

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Feature In Disney's Next 'Infinity' Game

Major video game news today, as Disney released some details about...

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