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Thursday Apr 17 | Naperville Sun

Musician, author and Higghland Park businessman Billy Corgan. | File

Not only is he recording two new Pumpkins records, but he's also a quarter of the way through a sprawling spiritual memoir and gearing up to release a cycle of songs inspired by Chicago.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Smashing Pumpkins Sign with BMG Chrysalis for Artist Services

Billy Corgan 's rotating group of musicians have signed a worldwide exclusive Artist Services Deal with BMG Chrysalis U.S. to release the band's next two albums, Monuments to an Elegy and Day for Night , in 2005.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

WYMG-FM Springfield

Smashing Pumpkins to re-release a Adorea as box set

SMASHING PUMPKINS: A message on the band's website from frontman Billy Corgan reads, "One thing that might excite fans of the album is that we were able to go back and locate elements from the original sessions that were stored digitally, but never used; such as some of the brilliant work done by producer Bon Harris.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

KOVideo.net

Smashing Pumpkins Announce New, Limited Edition Album for 2014

Billy Corgan revealed the Smashing Pumpkins have a limited edition album scheduled to come out in six to eight weeks.

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Spin

Smashing Pumpkins 'Adore' Reissue Will Span Six Discs

But fret not, Pumpkins fans, as it seems that Corgan is both eating and sleeping, and still has the time to prep a massive reissue of the band's 1998 album Adore .

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

NME

Billy Corgan to release experimental private press album with $60 ( 36) price tag

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan is to release an album of experimental recordings made in 2007 for a price of $59.95 .

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KAZR-FM Des Moines

Billy Corgan to release album of experimental recordings

The record, titled "Aegea," was made by Corgan in 2007, and he admits the music is a significant departure from his usual style.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Ultimate-guitar.com

Billy Corgan Shares More Details Of New Smashing Pumpkins Songs [News]

Billy Corgan has shared more details of new Smashing Pumpkins songs, reports Spin , .

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Spin

New Smashing Pumpkins Song 'Tiberius' Includes 'Epic Wizard Part'

A couple of weeks ago, Billy Corgan announced that Smashing Pumpkins were hard at work at not one, but two albums for 2015 , tentatively titled Monuments to an Elegy and Day for Night .

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Examiner.com

A Night of Folly and yummy sensation

On Friday, February 24th, Grammy award winning Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan and Grace restaurant's Michelin Star Awarded Chef Curtis Duffy joined forces to create an exclusive evening of thought-provoking cuisine and innovative entertainment to benefit PAWS Chicago , an animal welfare organization dedicated to saving homeless cats and ... (more)

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WFXN-FM Ashland

The show will reportedly 'pull back the curtains on the pro-wrestling world'

Billy Corgan is apparently getting in the TV business now. Variety says AMC is developing an unscripted show centered around his independent wrestling company, Resistance Pro.

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Stereogum

Watch Billy Corgan's "Sunday With Rumi" Tea Shop Jam

Last week, we got word that Billy Corgan would be performing four "sonic impressions" based on poems by the Sufi mystic Rumi at his own Madame ZuZu's Tea Shop that's located just outside of Chicago.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

NME

Billy Corgan to play gig inspired by the poetry of 13th century mystic Rumi

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan is set to play a gig inspired by the poetry of 13th century mystic Rumi .

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Stereogum

Billy Corgan Announces Tea Shop Jam Based On Sufi Poems

Independent wrestling entrepreneur and former Zwan frontman Billy Corgan recently performed an eight-hour ambient retelling of Siddartha .

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

VH1

Music Which `90s Rocker Is Starring In A Reality Show About Wrestling?

Billy Corgan may still be going strong in the music world, but it looks like he's also making moves toward reality TV.

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Rock102online.com

Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan to Offer Fans Updates from Studio

It's fair to suppose that there are a number of Smashing Pumpkins fans who don't quite know what to make of Billy Corgan 's description of the two albums that the band is recording as we speak.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Billboard

Smashing Pumpkins to Release Pair of 'Epic'...

The Smashing Pumpkins signed a new record deal and will release two new albums of "guitars, guitars, and more guitars" in 2015, frontman Billy Corgan announced Tuesday on the band's new website .

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