Tagged: Smashing Pumpkins

Jay-Z’s ‘The Black Album’ has been mashed up with Smashing Pumpkins

2020 just got weirder, if that’s even possible.  Jay-Z‘s 2003 LP, “The Black Album” was just mashed up with a bunch of Smashing Pumpkins songs for a brand new album titled, “Marcy Projects and the Infinite Sadness.”  The album was produced by Spose, and uses Jay-Z’s vocals over Smashing Pumpkins instrumentals.  While the album title alludes to the SP 1995...

Smashing Pumpkins Announce New Double-Album Cyr Album

Not one to waste a pandemic quarantine, Billy Corgan and the Smashing Pumpkins were busy at work.  In August they dropped two new tracks titled, “Cyr” and “The Colour of Love.”  Now, in addition to the tracks, the band has released information about their 11th studio LP which shares the title “Cyr.”  This is a lengthy 20-track double album that...

Guns N’ Roses Announce Rescheduled Tour Dates for 2021

2020 is the year that keeps on taking.  Hopefully, 2021 is the year that gives. Given the COVID-19 pandemic, Guns N’ Roses obviously postponed their summer North American tour this year.  The recently announced the rescheduled dates in the summer of 2021 with six fewer dates than 2020.  The band said this was due to “routing and venue availability issues”...

Lindsey Buckingham Announces Short U.S. Spring Tour

After a scary health issue last year, former Fleetwood Mac member Lindsey Buckingham is feeling better and ready to prove his recovery with a spring 2020 U.S. tour.  The first of 12 shows will kick off April 25 in Las Vegas, NV and will conclude May 13 in El Cajon, CA.  He will also travel to Boulder, Kansas City, St....

Silversun Pickups Announce Widow’s Weeds 2019 Tour

No joke, I just confused Silverchair with Silversun Pickups.  You can see my confusion.  Both have ‘Silver’ in their names and they both have kind of Smashing Pumpkins kind of sound.  Anyhoo…The Silversun Pickups just announced a 2019 tour across the U.S. to support their latest album, ‘Widow’s Weeds.’  The first of 12 shows will kick off June 2 in...

Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen Team Up for Summer Tour

Without doubt, probably the greatest live show I’ve ever seen was Echo & The Bunnymen at the Metro in Chicago. *  Much to my excitement, they will be heading out on tour again this summer with the Violent Femmes for a co-headlining North American tour.  This 11 city tour will kick off July 12 in San Antonio, TX and will...

Smashing Pumpkins Announce Shiny and Oh So Bright 2018 Tour

Be still my 90’s alt-rock loving heart!  One of the most influential bands of my teenage years just announced a reunion tour this summer!  Three of the four original members of the Smashing Pumpkins just announced that they will be heading out on tour this summer for a 36 date set.  The ‘Shiny and Oh So Bright’ tour will kick...

Passion Pit Announces 2018 ‘Tremendous Sea of Love’ Tour

A little off the mainstream music path is indietronica band Passion Pit.  They have a very serious following and it should thrill them to know that they just announced a new tour in support of their latest album, ‘Tremendous Sea of Love.’  The first of 18 shows will kick off Jan. 10 in Washington D.C. and will wrap up Feb....

A Perfect Circle Announces 28 Date Fall Tour

One of the greatest hard rock bands of our generation just announced a new tour this fall.  A Perfect Circle just dropped the news that they will be heading out on the road for a 28-date North American tour kicking off Oct. 21 in Sacramento, CA at the Aftershock Festival and wrapping up Dec. 4 in Eugene, OR.   Other cities...