Tag Archives: Smashing Pumpkins

Slayer’s final UK performance set for 2019 ‘Download Festival’

Posted by on November 19, 2018

The second wave of bands have been announced for 2019 Download festival, which will take place on June 14th-16th at Donington Park in Derby, England. The organizers of the event have also revealed the festival will mark Slayer’s final UK show. Check out the list of bands below and go to the festival’s website for more information.

Alien Weaponry

The Amity Affliction

Amon Amarth


Bad Flower

Blackberry Smoke

Black Futures


Def Leppard


Die Antwoord

Dream Theater

Eagles Of Death Metal

The Interrupters

I Prevail


Lamb Of God

Man With A Mission

Me First And The Gimmie Gimmies

Nothing, Nowhere.


Our Last Night

Power Trip

Reel Big Fish

Riding The Low

Rob Zombie

Royal Republic


Slash featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators



The Smashing Pumpkins


State Champs








Yours Truly


+More to be announced

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Listen to Smashing Pumpkins new song “Solara” featuring original members

Posted by on June 8, 2018

Next month, The Smashing Pumpkins will embark on their first tour in eighteen years featuring original members minus bassist D’arcy Wretzky. To celebrate their reunion, the group has released their first song together in nearly two decades featuring founding members Billy Corgan, James Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin. “Solara” was recorded in Malibu, CA at Shangri […]

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A Perfect Circle’s James Iha unable to join band’s upcoming tour, fill-in announced

Posted by on March 16, 2018

Scheduling conflicts are common and at times, unavoidable. This summer alone, we are expecting to see a lot of major tours including Slayer’s farewell, Ozzy’s farewell, Warped Tour’s last hurrah, as well as Metallica’s second leg, and many more. With that being said, A Perfect Circle has announced that Greg Edwards (Failure/Autolux) will be filling […]

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Smashing Pumpkins drummer hints at 2018 tour reunion with original lineup

Posted by on June 29, 2017

Founding Smashing Pumpkins member Billy Corgan has been touring the past several years under the band’s name but, without the original lineup. The last time the original lineup shared the same stage was nearly two decades ago on April 24th, 1999 in Los Angeles. According to a brand new interview, it looks like we might […]

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Find out how much Metallica, Dream Theater, Cannibal Corpse and more made on the road

Posted by on May 19, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. We will take a look at the numbers of some of the biggest names in metal by several […]

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Find out how much Prince, Muse, Guns N’ Roses and more made on the road

Posted by on April 28, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. This week is pretty mellow regarding the earnings and attendance of bands you may care about, but we […]

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Smashing Pumpkins recruit Brad Wilk for live shows

Posted by on November 18, 2014

Smashing Pumpkins (guess they dropped the “The”) have a new album coming out, Monuments to an Elegy, on December 9th. And while it’s not the doom metal album they were teasing, they will be taking to the road in support of it. Although Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee played drums on the entire album, he’s busy with […]

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Smashing Pumpkins recording a doom metal album?

Posted by on October 10, 2014

While it’s not happening until it’s actually happening, according to Smashing Pumpkins guitarist Jeff Schroeder, there’s a doom metal album coming from the band. In a post on his Instagram account, the guitarist took a picture of a Sunn amp, with the caption “Billy and I are making a doom metal album,” with Smashing Pumpkins […]

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Tommy Lee to play drums on the new Smashing Pumpkins album

Posted by on May 7, 2014

Though Mötley Crüe still has more touring to do before bidding farewell, it looks like Tommy Lee has already landed a studio gig. More surprisingly, though, is that the gig is with the Smashing Pumpkins. Billy Corgan revealed on the band’s website that Tommy Lee will play drums on all nine tracks of the Smashing […]

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Billy Corgan Wrestles In Furniture Ad

Posted by on February 21, 2013

Smashing Pumpkins definitely fall more into the alternative world than metal, but when frontman Billy Corgan degrades himself by appearing in a furniture store ad, we can’t help but get in on the fun. Corgan owns a wrestling league, Resistance Pro, and enlisted wrestlers to appear in an ad for Walter E. Smithe, a Chicago […]

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