Part of what makes Billy Corgan an intriguing artist lies in his candid assessment of his music as well as his innate unpredictability. In a revealing interview with Crestfallen, Corgan expressed his displeasure with the Smashing Pumpkins' current direction.
Smashing Pumpkins fans are well aware that 'The Aeroplane Flies High' was a pretty great collection when it came out in 1995. But just recently a brand new expanded six-CD, one-DVD 'The Aeroplane Flies High' box set arrived and Noisecreep, with our friends at Loudwire and Diffuser.fm, are uniting to provide you with the opportunity to win this amazing package.
Smashing Pumpkins had made inroads in the music world with their debut disc 'Gish,' but they had no idea how things would explode with their sophomore set, 'Siamese Dream.' Released on July 27, 1993, the album catapulted the Billy Corgan-led band into the rock mainstream. This Readers Poll asks you to name your favorite song off the Smashing Pumpkins' breakout release, 'Siamese Dream.'
Billy Corgan has perspective now on the music the Smashing Pumpkins made back in the '90s as compared to the material he is creating now and he notes a definite difference in the personalities and work ethic of the players.
The Smashing Pumpkins are digging into the archives for the upcoming 'The Aeroplane Flies High' CD/DVD release and they're doing something special this weekend to promote the effort -- staging an online interactive viewing party of one of their concerts.
If you're a fan of the Smashing Pumpkins and in particular, their 1996 box set 'The Aeroplane Flies High,' you're in for a treat, as Billy Corgan has been working on giving the collection a major update as part of their reissues series.
The original box set focused on additional material and singles from their 'Mellon Collie & the Infinite Sadness' album. Th...
Old fashioned word of mouth hype is what helped Carnifex become one of the most successful younger death metal bands in the scene today. While many of their peers rely on social networking sites as their most valuable marketing tool, Carnifex have followed the footsteps of their older heroes by forging a fanbase through relentless touring and great material