14 hrs ago
Aeroplane Flies High - Honey EP - Snaketown Records
Music seems to be constantly repeating and evolving - what sounds fresh and new is in fact a development of a scene much loved, or in some cases, long forgotten.
21 hrs ago
Los Angeles Times
Smashing Pumpkins complete new album 'Monuments to an Elegy'
Billy Corgan has explored some unexpected paths in recent years. He's opened a tea house in a Chicago suburb, founded a professional wrestling league and performed an eight-hour musical interpretation of Herman Hesse's existentialist classic "Siddhartha."
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Smashing Pumpkins Complete Recording New Album 'Monuments for an Elegy'
Billy Corgan and his Smashing Pumpkins cohorts are moving right along in their task of completing two new albums.
Ex Cops' new album "executive produced" by Billy Corgan
Ex Cops are back with their second album, Daggers , which is out October 28 via their new label home, Downtown.
The Gromble Share New Single 'Don't Stand A Chance' [Listen]
Closely following recent hit single ' Slam ', the Gromble return with 'Don't Stand A Chance ' - a chorus-less allegory / orchestrally-backed inferiority complex! An equal nod to modern synth-pop and Siamese Dream-era Smashing Pumpkins, with an outro ripped straight from Randy Newman's fake book..
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Thousands flock to Cleveland park for Alternative Press Music Awards
Alternative Press, a Cleveland-based magazine, began nearly 30 years ago to report on the growing alternative music scene.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Smashing Pumpkins "Adore" Reissue Box Coming in Se...
Smashing Pumpkins ' 1998 album Adore is about to get the super-deluxe reissue treatment, and chief Pumpkin Billy Corgan 's not too happy about the way the mega-reissue's track list was revealed.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Quick Hits: Bruno Mars, Kanye West & Iggy Azalea, Busta Rhymes, The...
Bruno Mars has announced some new openers for select dates of his Moonshine Jungle World Tour , including Aloe Blacc, Bebe Rexha , and Afro/Norwegian pop duo Nico & Vinz .
Billy Corgan Angry With Amazon Over Leaked 'Adore' Reissue Track List
Billy Corgan took to Facebook yesterday to let fans know that he's angry that online retail giant Amazon prematurely published the track list to the upcoming reissue of the Smashing Pumpkins ' 'Adore.'
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New Smashing Pumpkins Possibly Out This Year, Says Billy Corgan [News]
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan shared a fresh update regarding the band's new album, announcing that it might be released before schedule, possibly during the current year.
River Front Times
St. Louis School of Rock Teens Play Milwaukee's Summerfest, Taste Tour Life
And some kids take their musical acts on tour, perform at the world's largest music festival and get face time with the drummer from the original Smashing Pumpkins.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Billy Corgan to Perform Special Acoustic-Based Show at Chicago's Ravinia Festival
BILLY CORGAN will take 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 Chicago, the oldest outdoor music festival in America and the summer home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra since 1936.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Superunknown: 50 Iconic Albums That Defined 1994
It was the year when rock's long-festering underground finally collided full force with the mainstream.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
People Are Starting To Get It
That was Smashing Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan's assessment of a popular rebellion against the Chicago Sun-Times back in the early 1990s.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Interviews: Billy Corgan On the Restaurant Business, Madame Zuzu's, and Where He Eats
Chicagoland's own Billy Corgan is a very busy man these days. He's recording two new Smashing Pumpkins albums for 2015 releases and other music, recently graced the cover of Paws , and still manages to run and attempt to fine-tune his Highland Park tea shop, Madame Zuzu's , where he recently launched an online shop and other changes.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Vintage Vinyl: Best of the '90s
Tom Heiser: What would the '90s have been without gritty entries Beastie Boys and Smashing Pumpkins? Also, a classic from The Cure made the decade for me.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
BDO moments we won't forget
With the Big Day Out on hiatus - at the very least - we'll have to content ourselves with memories for now.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
AMC show may film in Highland Park, feature Billy Corgan
Highland Park may be getting its 15 minutes of fame in a new AMC TV reality show featuring Billy Corgan, frontman for the Smashing Pumpkins and owner of Madame ZuZu's tea shop.