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Tuesday | Stereogum

Inside Baseball With Billy Corgan: The Smashing Pumpkins Leader On...

Back around the time the Smashing Pumpkins were conquering the world in the mid '90s, I'm not sure anyone would've guessed that Billy Corgan would approach middle age and his second decade as a public artist quite as he has.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Stereogum

Soundgarden's Kim Thayil Won't Name Names, But He's Still Pissed At Billy Corgan

The Soundgarden/Billy Corgan beef has been going on for decades now. Just when you think you can forget about it, one side throws some shade in the media and brings it all back up again.

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All About Jazz

CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Saxophonist Frank Catalano and Drummer Jimmy...

Love Supreme Collective is the Ropeadope debut by Billboard chart- topping saxophonist Frank Catalano and longtime Smashing Pumpkins drummer Jimmy Chamberlin.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Lake Forester

New PAWS foster applicants to receive Corgan Ravinia tickets

Billy Corgan is taking a break from recording two new Smashing Pumpkins albums, due in 2015, to perform for the first time at Ravinia Festival on Aug. 30 in his hometown of Highland Park.

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Stereogum

Billy Corgan Teases Live Mellon Collie Suite; Watch Him Rehearse The...

Later this month, Billy Corgan is playing a special semi-acoustic solo show at the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, Illinois, near his Chicago hometown.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Spin

Violent Soho Incite a Flash Mob in 'Saramona Said' Video

Australia's Violent Soho released their third album abroad last year, but the grungified gem that is Hungry Ghost is only just now coming to the states.

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Guitar World

Video Premiere: The Gromble "Don't Stand a Chance" Live Acoustic

Opening with a hooky acoustic guitar riff that's equal parts Weezer and Real Estate, "Don't Stand a Chance," is irresistible from the start.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Spin

Hear Smashing Pumpkins' 'Adore' Version of 'Let Me Give the World to You'

As Billy Corgan continues to prepare two new Smashing Pumpkins albums with Tommy Lee , he's also simultaneously looking backwards for a forthcoming reissue of his band's downcast 1998 album Adore .

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WOZZ-FM Appleton

Billy Corgan Says Website Lets Him "Do Small Thing...

As previously reported, Smashing Pumpkins ' 1998 album Adore is about to get the super-deluxe reissue treatment.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

104.7 WTUE

Smashing Pumpkins' Bill Corgan Plans Early Home Demos Release

Billy Corgan plans to go way back in time for his next release. The Smashing Pumpkins frontman says he intends to put out the first part of a multi-volume collection of home demos he made between 1985 and 1990.

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Stereogum

Write Your Dream Billy Corgan Setlist And Win A Private Hangout With Him At Ravinia Festival

While it's definitely not as exciting as this photo of Billy Corgan holding a cat, fans of the Smashing Pumpkins frontman could have a chance to meet him at a private meet-and-greet at his show at the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, IL.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

City Pages

Zombie Pub Crawl announces 2014 music lineup

When Zombie Pub Crawl hits the Warehouse District this fall, expect cake-throwing along with the usual devouring of brains.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Rap, Public Enemy, Pop/Rock

Knoxville News Sentinel

Honeyblood sticks to '90s sound The Scottish duo Honeyblood sounds...

The Glasgow duo of vocalist/guitarist Stina Tweeddale and drummer Shona McVicar could be the Scottish daughters of the American women from Breeders, Hole, Belly/Throwing Muses and Veruca Salt.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Music-News.com

Foo Fighters to premiere new track on reality show

Foo Fighters will debut the first song from their next album in Dave Grohl's upcoming reality TV show.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Foo Fighters, Nirvana, Grunge, Garbage

Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Drag queen spices up grandma's game

This is drag bingo, a twist on the game of chance more commonly played on cruise ships and in senior centers.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

411mania.com

Watch: CM Punk Interviews Billy Corgan on APMAs Red Carpet

Watch: CM Punk Interviews Billy Corgan on APMAs Red Carpet Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.29.2014 Punk dodged a wrestling question... - Here is CM Punk interviewing Smashing Pumpkins frontman and Resistance Pro founder Billy Corgan at the Alternative Press Music Awards.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WIGM-AM Medford

Billy Corgan to Play Acoustic Chicago Show on August 30

Corgan x Chicago -- they go together! They belong together. Alt rock kingpin Billy Corgan will take a time out from recording the next two Smashing Pumpkins albums, both due in 2015, to perform a very special, exclusive hometown acoustic-based solo concert Saturday, August 30 at Ravinia Festival in

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The Japan Times

Two weddings and a 'Funeral' at Fuji

It's hard to know what the organizers at Fuji Rock Festival were thinking when they decided to have Jack Johnson headline the main stage on the event's last day.

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Related Topix: The Flaming Lips, Pop/Rock, The Arcade Fire, Alternative-Rock

Stereogum

Yes I'm Leaving - "One"

Pavement famously dissed Smashing Pumpkins in "Range Life," but what if Pavement covered the Pumpkins' "Cherub Rock"? It might sound a little like the harrumphing, clangorous "One" by Sydney trio Yes I'm Leaving.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

RollingStone

Racy

"Hey, little one/I'm going to find you," singer-guitarist Noel Heroux promises in "Hey," pressing through a wall of black fuzz and spires of harmonic distortion in a yearning, boyish voice, like a less-nasal Billy Corgan.

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