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The Smashing Pumpkins Share Video for “Being Beige”

After the release of a new album, Monuments To An Elegy, in the last quarter of 2014, The Smashing Pumpkins have finally released a video for the first single on the record, “Being Beige.” This video is nothing really to write home about, but it does have some cool concepts as well as neat shots […]

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Smashing Pumpkins Stream ‘Monuments to an Elegy’ In Full

It’s been several months since Smashing Pumpkins vocalist Billy Corgan announced that the band would be putting together a pair of albums. Since that time, the band entered the studio to record Monuments to an Elegy, with help from Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee. The album is to be followed immediately by Day For Night, […]

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Smashing Pumpkins Debut New Single “Tiberius”

Smashing Pumpkins have unleashed a new single by the name of “Tiberius,” the third track released from the group’s upcoming album Monuments to an Elegy. The track is a louder affair than our last taste of music from the album, “Being Beige,” with “Tiberius” in particluar showing off the bombastic drumming of Tommy Lee. Monuments […]

The Smashing Pumpkins Stream “Being Beige” From New Album

The Smashing Pumpkins have released the first song from their upcoming LP, Monuments to an Elegy, via Rolling Stone. With the album due out December 9, hopefully the bright track can tide fans over until then. Featuring lush atmospheres and pretty guitars grounded by acoustics, “Being Beige” is a soaring track that may divide Smashing […]

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The Smashing Pumpkins Announce Completion of New Album and Tentative Tracklisting

Earlier this year, we were welcomed with the news of two new Smashing Pumpkins albums. Regardless of how this made you feel, it is always a big move to go for such an undertaking. Billy Corgan has always gone against the odds. The albums, Monuments To An Elegy and Day For Night, have been set […]

Smashing Pumpkins’ Drummer Replaced By Mötley Crüe’s Tommy Lee

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan recently spoke with Music Radar about being honored with the AP Vanguard Award at the inaugural AP Music Awards, their new album, and the future of the band. During that interview, he confirmed that drummer Mike Byrne has left. “Tommy Lee is the drummer on the [Monuments to an Elegy],” he […]

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Smashing Pumpkins Announce Two Records For 2015

While they arguably hit their peak popularity at some point during the 1990s, Smashing Pumpkins have never stopped releasing great material. Billy Corgan has just announced that the band will be releasing two records in 2015, titled Monuments To An Elegy and Day For Night. The records serve as a follow-up to 2012’s Oceania. While […]