Billy Corgan Has Some Interesting Ideas Why Adelaide Shunned Soundwave

Recently, Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan’s considerable music legacy has become somewhat overshadows by his tendency to be… well, kind of a querulous ninny. The Pumpkins leader just seems to be kind of ticked off by just about everything around him, and he’s letting people know about it. Whether you...

Sidewaves 2015: The Smashing Pumpkins, Slash, Steel Panther, Incubus & More

The Smashing Pumpkins Staking claim to one of the most acclaimed bodies of work in rock music, with 30 million albums sold and multiple Grammy Awards to their name, The Smashing Pumpkins are one of the world’s most well-known and respected bands. Led by the inimitable Billy Corgan, they command...

Triple J Hottest 100 History: Most Popular Bands Of All Time

Australia Day typically involves surrounding ourselves with plenty of mates, a few snags, a few more beers housed in someones backyard, providing they’ve got the adequate means to blast out Triple J’s Hottest 100. A timeless tradition carried out for many since it’s first in 1989, The Hottest 100 has...

Listen: The Smashing Pumpkins Drop Rockin’ New Tune ‘Tiberius’

You’ve got to hand it to the resilient frontman and mastermind behind The Smashing Pumpkins, Billy Corgan, the man can definitely pen a tune, and his fresh single with the band is no exception. The new song is heavily laden with the Pumpkins’ booming, layered guitar effects with the interesting addition of tiptoeing...

This Dancing News Anchor Is The Real Life Ron Burgundy & The 4 Trashiest Stories From This Week

Every week there’s a bunch of music-related stories, links, videos and other internet goodies that are a little on the trashy side, but for whatever reason get everyone in the office talking. This is what the Tone Deaf Trash Can is all about: it’s our avenue for sharing the funniest,...

The 14 Best Simpsons Music Cameo Moments

The Simpsons are one of the world’s greatest and adored cultural icons. The four-fingered yellow family of five are a household name that have stood the test of time ever since their induction to the screen as a short-skit on the Tracey Ullman show in 1987. The rich tapestry of...

Billy Corgan “Pisses On Radiohead” While Offering Up Free Stream Of New Smashing Pumpkins Album

When Billy Corgan, the domed leader of Smashing Pumpkins, talks – the music world generally listens. Why? Because he’s usually got some pretty batty shit to say. Whether it’s about the fact he considered changing the Pumpkins’ name or conversely talking about fame vs artistry as his greatest struggle; right down to letting everyone...

Billy Corgan Actually Makes Sense, Says ‘Fame Has Supplanted Artistry’ In Music

Most the time Billy Corgan is making headlines around the world it’s because he’s gone off on one of his infamous rants. But a lot of his quotes are often published without any context making them appear much more controversial than they actually are. But in a recently published video,...

The Smashing Pumpkins Splendour Sideshows 2012 Announced

The Smashing Pumpkins Splendour In The Grass sideshows 2012 have been announced, following last Friday’s record sellout of this year’s Splendour in the Grass festival. The festival headliner will be player a series of very special sideshows in Perth, Sydney and Melbourne. For these headline performances, THE SMASHING PUMPKINS will be...