Interest: Billy Corgan


Rock Cellar Magazine
June 8, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Cancel ‘Rock Invasion 2’ Tour Due to COVID-19

This spring, The Smashing Pumpkins — Billy Corgan, James Iha, Jimmy Chamberlin, Jeff Schroeder and Jack Bates — were supposed to have headed out on a special intimate tour, the...


Rock Cellar Magazine
April 28, 2020
Out Now: Stream ‘Blvds. of Splendor’ from Cherie Currie, a New Album Featuring Billy Corgan, Slash, Juliette Lewis, Matt Sorum and More

Today, Cherie Currie releases a new album, Blvds. of Splendor. The album, released via Joan Jett’s Blackhearts Records, is a new release from Currie, formerly of the Runaways — though...


Rock Cellar Magazine
March 2, 2020
Smashing Pumpkins Playing Intimate Venues with ‘Heavier Rock Sets’ on ‘Rock Invasion 2’ Spring Tour

Billy Corgan may have recently released a solo album separate from the Smashing Pumpkins name, but he and his esteemed (and reunited) ’90s alt/rock act will head back out on...


Rock Cellar Magazine
November 22, 2019
‘Cotillions,’ the New ‘Americana’ Album from Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan, is Definitely Not a Smashing Pumpkins Record (Listen)

On Friday, Smashing Pumpkins vocalist/guitarist/figurehead Billy Corgan released Cotillions, a new solo album under his full name, William Patrick Corgan. It’s a solo album with mellow, usually acoustic songs accentuated...


Rock Cellar Magazine
November 1, 2019
Billy Corgan: New Solo Album ‘Cotillions’ Coming Nov. 22, On the Road Throughout the Month

Smashing Pumpkins mastermind Billy Corgan just got off the road after a busy summer touring with Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and AFI, promoting the band’s iconic career as well...


Rock Cellar Magazine
October 18, 2019
Out Now: ‘Screamer,’ Third Eye Blind’s Somewhat Surprising New Album (Listen)

There was a time when the thought of a new Third Eye Blind album was nothing but a fantasy in the minds of the band’s fans, long periods of inactivity...


Rock Cellar Magazine
January 12, 2018
A Tribute to Malcolm Young: Rock Icons Name Their Favorite AC/DC Anthems

The tragic recent passing of AC/DC founding member and rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young left hard rock fans mourning the loss of a beloved hard rock giant. A few years ago, Ken Sharp queried a...


Rock Cellar Magazine
January 7, 2013
Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins Loves Indie Wrestling (Interview)

Although Billy Corgan is best known as the enigmatic frontman of Smashing Pumpkins, lately he has turned his creative energy toward smashing of a different variety: flying elbow smashes, for...


Rock Cellar Magazine
June 19, 2012
Time Again for the Strawberry Alarm Clock

The back pages of pop music history are littered with tales of one hit wonders. You know the equation:  A band comes out of nowhere, hits the top of the...