billy corgan

Featured billy corgan stories

Watch the Smashing Pumpkins Reunite With James Iha at L.A. Concert

Smashing Pumpkins founding member and former guitarist James Iha joined Billy Corgan and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin onstage Saturday night in Los Angeles for the first…
Colin Stutz / March 27, 2016

More billy corgan stories

Billy Corgan Says Smashing Pumpkins’ Machina II Is Complete and Will Have Around 80 Tracks

Billy Corgan has announced that The Smashing Pumpkins’ Machina II rework is complete and in the process of being mastered. In an interview with Radio.com,…
Katherine Turman / January 28, 2021

Watch Billy Corgan, Trent Reznor and More Cover David Bowie for Tribute Show

Last night, some of the many musicians inspired by David Bowie joined forces to celebrate the Thin White Duke. Curated and hosted by…
Katrina Nattress / January 10, 2021

Billy Corgan Recalls Watching Eddie Van Halen Play Guitar in His Studio: ‘It Was Like a Religious Experience’

Following his death earlier this month, musicians who were fortunate enough to meet Eddie Van Halen have been sharing their fondest memories. During an interview…
Katrina Nattress / October 31, 2020

Trent Reznor, Billy Corgan, Perry Farrell Highlight David Bowie Tribute Concert Livestream

David Bowie would have been 74 on Jan. 8. In honor of his birthday, an all-star tribute concert honoring the Thin White Duke called A…
SPIN Staff / October 27, 2020

Jay-Z and Smashing Pumpkins Get the Mash-Up Treatment With Marcy Projects And The Infinite Sadness

Jay-Z's The Black Album has not only earned its own accolades, but it helped birth one of Danger Mouse's lauded mashups -- The Grey Album…
Emily Tan / October 13, 2020

Billy Corgan Reopens Madame ZuZu’s Tea Shop in New Location

Two years ago, Billy Corgan closed down Madame ZuZu's Tea Shop and Art Studio after being "forced to move," with the plan to reopen in…
Katrina Nattress / September 13, 2020

Billy Corgan Gives Unplugged Performance of ‘Hard Times’ on Tonight Show

Back in January, Billy Corgan revealed that the Smashing Pumpkins were working on new material. But since then, the global pandemic hit and…
Emily Tan / May 19, 2020

Billy Corgan’s 10 Most Memorable Lyrical Passages

Smashing Pumpkins frontman and alternative poet William Patrick Corgan turns 53 this St. Patrick's Day. One of the most acclaimed songwriters of the alternative era,…
Steve Baltin / March 13, 2020

Billy Corgan: New Smashing Pumpkins Album Is “Pretty Different”

Billy Corgan is blowing the dust off his guitar. The Smashing Pumpkins frontman revealed in a new interview with Nashville's 102.9 The Buzz that the…
Anna Chan / January 23, 2020

Billy Corgan Calls New Solo Album Cotillions a “Labor of Love”

Billy Corgan has announced a new solo album titled Cotillions. As with his last solo project, 2017's Ogilala, the Smashing Pumpkins frontman will release the new…
Tosten Burks / November 1, 2019

Which Smashing Pumpkins Album Is the Best?

The Smashing Pumpkins' discography is a vast, varied thing. In the words of SPIN's own Jim Greer, "[frontman Billy] Corgan, and by extension Smashing Pumpkins, is…
SPIN Staff / October 4, 2019

Billy Corgan Is Going on a Solo Tour … and Will Play Smashing Pumpkins’ Songs

Billy Corgan is heading out on a solo tour this fall. Kicking things off with three shows at The Lodge Room in Los Angeles, Corgan will…
SPIN Staff / October 2, 2019

Watch Smashing Pumpkins Perform “Knights of Malta” on Colbert

Smashing Pumpkins released their album Oh So Bright, Vol. 1/LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun. all the way back in November of 2018, but are wringing some new life…
Will Gottsegen / August 8, 2019

Third Eye Blind Announce New Album Screamer, Release Title Track

Third Eye Blind have announced their sixth full-length album, Screamer. It's out on October 18, and features contributions from the likes of Ryan Olson (Marijuana Death…
Will Gottsegen / July 25, 2019

Watch Limp Bizkit Cover Nirvana With Marilyn Manson as Billy Corgan Watches

Taylor Swift’s squad has Lorde, Ed Sheeran, and Emma Stone. Limp Bizkit’s squad has Marilyn Manson, Billy Corgan, and Machine Gun Kelly. And during Limp…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / March 6, 2019
Page 1 of 12