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25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at the Forum - Night 2

Lindsey Best | Posted 12.19.2014 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

This last weekend KROQ brought their 25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas to the newly renovated Forum.

Bill Corgan Blasts Pearl Jam And Foo Fighters

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.10.2014 | Entertainment

Billy Corgan is still the ultimate '90s alternative-rock god, according to Billy Corgan. During a new interview on "The Howard Stern Show," the Sm...

Jessica Goodman

Hear The Premiere Of Smashing Pumpkins' Stirring New Song

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Goodman | Posted 11.05.2014 | Entertainment

"One And All," debuting on HuffPost Entertainment, is the second track released from the Smashing Pumpkins' new album, "Monuments to an Elegy." It bui...

Anderson Cooper Ridicules Smashing Pumpkins Frontman

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 10.30.2014 | Media

CNN's Anderson Cooper misses the good old days, the summer of 1993 when "the shirts were flannel, the rock was alternative, and the Smashing Pumpkins ...

Smashing Pumpkins Release First Single Off New Album

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment

Back in July, Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan called the band's latest album "some newly invented form." Now you can decide if that's true. Th...

Tea and Conversation with Smashing Pumpkins Frontman, Billy Corgan

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 11.26.2014 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Contrary to most things that I have read or seen, the Billy Corgan I encountered on September 17th was warm, personable, and very thoughtful. It was clear he had spent a lot of time thinking about counter-culture and its mass expectation biases on established art and celebrities.

The Best Singles of the 1990s That Missed the Top 50, Part 2

Xaque Gruber | Posted 11.04.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

If some of these are unfamiliar, take a listen -- they might just change your life for the better as they did mine twenty some years ago.

Tommy Lee Teams Up With Smashing Pumpkins

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 05.08.2014 | Entertainment

The Smashing Pumpkins are set to release two albums in 2015, "Monuments to an Elegy" and "Day for Night." The former will be the first to make its deb...

Deadbeat and Dollhouse: Conversations With James Iha and Melanie Martinez

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.20.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

It seems like a lot of bands and artists would like to have their careers go further than they are but that they hadn't considered the decline of the old school model when they originally got into music.

Billy Corgan Stepping Into Reality TV Ring With Pro Wrestling Show

Posted 04.10.2014 | TV

Billy Corgan is reportedly developing a new TV show that will focus more on smashing skulls than Smashing Pumpkins. The Pumpkins frontman is in ta...

Smashing Pumpkins Singer 'Trapped' On Boiling Train

Posted 07.22.2013 | Celebrity

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan just tweeted that he's currently trapped on a stalled Eurostar train and temperatures are getting so hot that ...

Garbage's One Mile High... Live: A Conversation with Butch Vig, Plus an Alexander Kariotis Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.11.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

When people think of classic rock voices, Steve Perry from Journey and Freddie Mercury from Queen come to mind. Take their vocal styles, add to them the sounds of great operatic composers such as Puccini and Verdi, and a completely new and original musical form is born.

A Conversation with Blind Melon's Christopher Thorn, Plus Premieres by Drop Out Orchestra and Party Police

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.23.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Ménage's Promises, Peligro's Purple Haze, Indie Bands, Clive Davis and Our Need for Music

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 06.01.2013 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

Fledgling blues rock guitarist/songwriter Lorelei Brewer says, "My main inspiration for doing music is not to play 'rockstar' or to get rich and famous. Hell no. I quote a friend, 'I wish money had nothing to do with it.' "

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Shining "Headlights" on Morning Parade (VIDEO)

Jon Chattman | Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

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Billy Corgan's Wrestling Company Celebrates Year Anniversary With Jake 'The Snake' Roberts; Smashing Pumpkins Reissue Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness

Lauren Drell | Posted 01.30.2013 | Entertainment
Lauren Drell

Billy Corgan and brothers Gabe and Jacques Baron are set to celebrate their wrestling company Resistance Pro's one-year anniversary and the Smashing Pumpkins front man and co-promoters are celebrating large.

The Great Pumpkin: Billy Corgan Discusses Tour, New Album, Personal Philosophy

Stereo IQ | Posted 01.07.2013 | Entertainment
Stereo IQ

As the cerebral leader of alternative rock titans the Smashing Pumpkins, Corgan sees no need to glamorize the lifestyle, priding himself on simply telling it like it is.

DC Week, Million Muppet March, DC Tweed Ride: HuffPost DC Top 5 For November 2, 3, 4

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 11.02.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2 1. DC Week At Various Locations This massive, week-long series of events had over 10,000 attendees last year. Due to ...

WATCH: Top Ten Ways To Smash A Pumpkin

Posted 11.01.2012 | Comedy

Once Halloween is over, some people -- foolish people -- have no further use for fall's most important gourd. But how to dispose of them? This helpfu...

Heartless Bastards At Black Cat: HuffPost DC Top 5 For Tuesday, October 30

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 10.30.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30 1. Heartless Bastards At Black Cat The Austin, Texas four-piece plays rock and roll that's seeped in American tradit...

Smashing Pumpkins Stage Clothes Stolen

Posted 09.27.2012 | Entertainment

Bad news for Smashing Pumpkins fans: According to lead singer Billy Corgan, the band's stage clothes were stolen following a Wednesday night show in M...

Billy Corgan Plays Smashing Acoustic Set, Talks New Tea Salon

Lauren Drell | Posted 09.25.2012 | Chicago
Lauren Drell

It's not everyday Billy Corgan plays a carefully crafted, hand-picked acoustic set with just a few of his closest friends and fans surrounding him, all tucked into an intimate, meticulously decorated space that's nestled in Highland Park

Billy Corgan: Tea for the Rockerman -- Smashing Pumpkins Frontman Opens Tea House

Steve Karras | Posted 11.17.2012 | Celebrity
Steve Karras

Billy Corgan recently opened a 1930s Chinese-style tea house, raising eyebrows among the navel-gazing hipsters who are probably wondering if the famed Smashing Pumpkins frontman has committed a serious rock 'n' roll faux pas. He hasn't.

Billy Corgan's a Pumpkin 'No Matter Who's Around Me'; The Darkness Serve Up 'Hot Cakes'

Jon Chattman | Posted 09.02.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The new Pumpkins record is called Oceania, a 13-track album that's part of their grander 44-song work-in-progress Teargarden by Kaleidyscope.

'I'll Piss On F**king Radiohead'

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 06.12.2012 | Entertainment

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan might be at his most entertaining when he's starting little fires in the music press, but new comments by the ...