Tag Archives: Smashing Pumpkins

25 Years of the Smashing Pumpkins

25 years ago today, Billy Corgan, frontman of iconic alternative rock band Smashing Pumpkins, first stepped on stage with his band and started an illustrious career of amazing, genre defining records…That and being notoriously one of the most tumultuous bands ever. The modern day Smashing Pumpkins is very different to those first few records we […]

Your Weekend Playlist-22/6/2012

It’s been a big week… So the weekend is upon us and what better way to celebrate it than recapping some exciting events and releases that occurred this week in the music world. Here’s what I’ll be spinning this weekend! I’ll Come Back 4 U – Unknown Mortal Orchestra The Portland based band dropped their […]

Top Albums of 2012 (So far…)

At the end of this year, so perhaps I’m not too early in putting in some calls for ‘album of the year’. Irrespective, six months down already, and there have been some ripper albums. Here’s my selection from the first six months of this year. Jack White – Blunderbuss Wow. What a record. It’s no […]

Smashing Pumpkins-Oceania

It is often said of Billy Corgan, that he was the greatest song writer of the 90’s. Debatable, granted, but should we assume that this is a fact, and that Billy was the best the 90’s had to offer, where does the new material that Smashing Pumpkins have released stand? Upon ‘reforming’ the band in […]