William Patrick Corgan

Smashing Pumpkins Respond to D’Arcy Wretzky’s Claims That She Was Uninvited From Reunion

The Smashing Pumpkins have issued a statement in response to recent reports that original Pumpkins bassist D’arcy Wretzky was made an offer to rejoin the band that was…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 13, 2018

Watch Billy Corgan Perform “Processional” and a Cover of “Christmas Dreaming”

Billy Corgan visited Chicago's WGN-9 this morning to perform "Processional" from this year's Ogilala and a spirited cover of Frank Sinatra's "Christmas Dreaming" alongside Chicago television personality Jenniffer…
Monique Melendez / December 22, 2017

Billy Corgan Defends Nickelback and Calls Chad Kroeger “an Incredible Songwriter”

The Joe Rogan Experience, the podcast hosted by the comedian and MMA commentator, is famous as a place where celebrities talk about their experiences with DMT…
Tom Breihan, Stereogum / November 13, 2017

Watch William Patrick “Billy” Corgan Perform “The Spaniards” on Corden

In "The Spaniards," one of the singles from William Patrick Corgan's intimate new solo album Ogilala, the artist we once affectionately called "Billy" sings of…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 9, 2017

Video: William Patrick Corgan – “Aeronaut”

William Patrick Corgan has released a new video for "Aeronaut"off of his Rick-Rubin produced new album, Ogilala. The clip, directed by David Liu and Rob Ruffler for…
Arielle Gordon / November 3, 2017

Watch William Patrick Corgan Perform Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” Backstage at Jimmy Fallon

Reports indicate that last Friday (October 20) was the first time Billy "William Patrick" Corgan performed his cover of Miley Cyrus' 2013 hit "Wrecking Ball" in…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 25, 2017

Watch William Patrick Corgan Talk New Solo Album, Play Three Songs On CBS This Morning

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan — sorry, William Patrick Corgan — just released his new Rick Rubin-produced solo album Ogilala. And today, he stopped by CBS This Morning to discuss…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / October 22, 2017

Watch Billy Corgan Perform “Aeronaut” on Jimmy Fallon

William Patrick Corgan, who was known as Billy Corgan in simpler times, performed "Aeronaut," the lead single from his album Ogilala, on The Tonight Show…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 13, 2017

William Patrick Corgan Is Living the Dream

Do not refer to William Patrick Corgan as "Billy," and definitely do not call him an underdog, despite decades of evidence to the contrary. "Is that a serious question?"
Ian Cohen / October 12, 2017

Stream William Patrick Corgan’s (Billy Corgan’s) New Album Ogilala

William Patrick Corgan (Billy Corgan) of The Splendid Pumpkins (The Smashing Pumpkins) has released two singles and some elaborate visuals from his new, muted, Rick-Rubin-produced…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 5, 2017

Video: William Patrick Corgan (Billy Corgan) – “The Spaniards”

William Patrick Corgan (that's Billy Corgan, you nincompoops) has released a new song from his upcoming, Rick-Rubin-produced solo album Ogilala. The video for the acoustic-guitar-driven…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 29, 2017