Smashing Pumpkins

10.30.18
8.17.18

Smash Mouth and Smashing Pumpkins Have 'Shrek'-Related Beef Now

According to Billy Corgan, Smashing Pumpkins were offered the final scene of the ogre romance before Smash Mouth. Now, San Jose's chillest dudes are miffed.

7.12.18

Metric Return to Their Indie-Punk Roots on "Dark Saturday"

It's the band's first new single since 2015.

7.2.18

Smashing Pumpkins Played a House Show and Got Shut Down by the Cops

The (mostly) reunited band's show was held at the same house in which the band shot some footage for the "1979" video two decades ago. The police let them finish their set.

6.8.18

Listen to The Smashing Pumpkins' First Reunion Song, "Solara"

Billy Corgan, James Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin are back together for their first new song in 18 years, the Rick Rubin-produced "Solara".

4.12.18

Rivers Cuomo Played a Solo Show and Covered 'Dookie'-Era Green Day Twice

"When I Come Around" and "Basket Case" featured in the Weezer frontman's 27 song set on Monday in Chicago.

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3.23.18

Billy Corgan Says He Makes People Think He's Stupid on Purpose

In a new interview with The New York Times, the Smashing Pumpkins frontman identifies as a "free-market libertarian capitalist" and suggests he'd be more successful if he "kept my mouth shut."

2.14.18

The Smashing Pumpkins Reunion Is Getting Really Sad

Former bassist D'arcy Wretzky has reportedly shared texts between herself and Pumpkins leader Billy Corgan confirming that he was not confident in her abilities for the classic lineup's upcoming album and tour.

11.21.17

Billy Corgan Brought a Hit of Nostalgia to NPR's Tiny Desk

OK yes he played two new songs from 'Ogilala' but he *also* played the Smashing Pumpkins' "Tonight, Tonight."

11.20.17
10.23.17

Billy Corgan’s “Wrecking Ball” Cover Made People Laugh Awkwardly

M-Miley Cyrus?? The mums and dads of Toronto are surely very confused.

9.21.17

Billy Corgan Played a Rare Smashing Pumpkins Deep Cut on a Livestream

It's the first live performance of the Pumpkins' "Sweet Sweet" since 1994.

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