Corgan on Howard Stern
15, 1998] Part 2 of a 2 part interview with Billy
Corgan is on E! tonight @ 11:00 PM ET. Thanks to
CHUHW for this info.
Pumpkins to play SNL
2, 1998] The Smashing Pumpkins will appear on the
Sept. 26 season opener. SP will also appear on
the Chris Rock Show. Source: Sonicnet
2, 1998] I am now done moving and will now begin
updating the news again. Also be on the look out
for a BIG update coming very soon.
Records site update
23, 1998] Virgin records has added RealAudio and
RealVideo clips of the Pumpkins on their site.
check it out, there is some cool stuff there, here and here
23, 1998] I am currently in the process of moving
and will not be able to make updates to the page
for 5 days, when I get back I will make an update
to Audio, news, etc.
23, 1998] I recieved an email from CDNow about
they have RealAudio clips of Hole's new album
celebrity skin, which has been the source of
controversy dealing with Billy Corgan's
to perform with Kiss?
21, 1998] Kiss is going to play a 200 date tour
to support their new album "Psycho
Circus" and it is rumored that the Pumpkins
will perform with them at the LA Halloween show
October 31 at Dodger Stadium in LA. Source: MTV
campaign, help the Pumpkins
20, 1998] I have been informed of a campaign to
get the "Perfect" video played on MTV's
Total Request this Friday. If you would like to
help, vote for the Pumpkins this friday here or call 1-800-DIAL-MTV.
info on upcoming Soundtrack
19, 1998] The "First Love, Last Rites"
Soundtrack is going to be released August 25. The
Whole Soundtrack is done by Shudder to Think and
features guest vocals on the song "When I
was Born, I was Born" by Billy Corgan.
on MTV's total request
18, 1998] Perfect was #10 on MTV's Total Request
show yesterday. Go to MTV and vote for Perfect.
Perfect single released Sept. 7
17, 1998] Hut records will release the
"Perfect" single on Sept. 7. in the UK.
the US release date is yet to be announced.
Video to premiere the 16th
13, 1998] the video for Perfect will be premiered
on the 16th on 120 minutes, check it out. Source:
Corgan on Black Sabbath solo album
12, 1998] Billy Corgan along with other quests is
going to appear on Black Sabath guitarist, Tony
lommi's solo album. [Full Story]
12, 1998] CNN has a has audio and video of the
interview that took place yesterday with the
Smashing Pumpkins. [Article]
11, 1998] The Pumpkins were on CNN's showbiz
yesterday at 5:30, although I didn't see it,
there is a post of the transcript on the Smashing
Pumpkins newsgroup. [Transcript]
10, 1998] I just finished up the discography, I'm
not done with all the scans yet, but you can
check it out. check out What's New for details.
to Think Soundtrack
7, 1998] Here's some more info on the Soundtrack,
it's a soundtrack for the film "First Love,
Last Rites," and the entire soundtrack is
written by Shudder to Think. Billy Corgan will be
one of the guest vocalists along with many others
on the Soundtrack. The movie comes out August 7,
and the Soundtrack comes out August 25.
involvement in Hole's last album.
7, 1998] Sonicnet has another story about some
comments Billy made to Howard Stern about Hole's
latest album and how his contributions really
made the album what it is, despite what she
thinks. [Full Story]
pianoist plays songs on NIN CD
6, 1998] Mike Garson, the touring keyboardist
with the Smashing Pumpkins, has recorded 15
tracks on the new Nine Inch Nails album which is
due out for releases January or maybe earlier.
Thanks to Brian for the info.
6, 1998] Rockcovers is a pretty cool site,
it has RealAudio of covers done by other bands
along with original songs done by them, and it
includes a couple Pumpkins songs covered by
different bands. You should definately check this
Pumpkins on Soundtracks
5, 1998] There is word that the Pumpkins are
going to be on the soundtracks for "I still
know what you did last summer" and
"Vampires." the Pumpkins could be on
either of these I will tell you when official
confirmation comes. Billy is involved in the
"Shudder to Think" Soundtrack which
comes out August 25.
from the 10 Spot
5, 1998] Although RockonTV no longer lists the
Live from the 10 Spot Smashing Pumpkins show that
was supposed to be on August 7, MTV still lists
Live from the 10 spot in their weekly schedule on
thei r site, so I don't know if the Pumpkins are
gonna be on, but just in case you should check it
from the 10 Spot cancelled?
3, 1998] RockonTV no longer has the Live
at the 10 Spot show that the Pumpkins were
supposed to be on listed, I take it from this
that the show will not be happening on August 7.
disappointed by Adore sales
2, 1998] Billy Corgan has indicated that he might
not rush to the studio to start on a new album
like originally planned but may continue touring
to support Adore due to what he considers
disappointing sales. [Full Story]
2, 1998] Thanks to Bobby for informing me that
Charlie Rose (the show which Billy Corgan will
appear on tommorow) is on PBS and not CBS. sorry
Pumpkins to play free NY Show
29, 1998] Tommorow, after the Pumpkins finish
taping their performance for the David Letterman
Show (on which they will play the song
"Perfect"), at 6:30 they'll play a one
hour set outside the Ed Sullivan Theatre. Source:
news, go to the News Section