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The Chariot

Interview: The Chariot – Josh Scogin

With the release of ‘Long Live’ back in 2010, The Chariot are now performing their final tour dates in support of the record before they enter the studio in May 2012. I had the opportunity to catch up with frontman Josh Scogin to talk about the next album, his other projects, working with Matt Goldman, […]

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The Chariot want Billy Corgan to be involved with their new album

The Chariot have announced that they will enter the studio in May to record their brand new album but they don’t want to go in alone, they want Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan to be involved in some capacity. The band took to Twitter and asked Billy if he would be interested in being involved […]

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Smashing Pumpkins announce 2011 UK tour

The Smashing Pumpkins have announced that they will return to the UK in November for a string of UK dates which include two nights in London.

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Billy Corgan cuts Smashing Pumpkins performance short

On Wednesday evening (30th July), Smashing Pumpkins cut their set short. During a solo acoustic version of ‘Love Is The Sweetest Thing’, individuals in the audience wouldn’t stop talking to allow him to continue the song so he stopped stating: “I love you all but I’m too old for this shit” and the band refused […]

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Smashing Pumpkins announce new bassist

The Smashing Pumpkins have announced their new bassist after a new search which allowed anyone to audition for the band. The new bassist is Nicole Fiorentino who has played with bands such as Veruca Salt, Spinerette, Radio Vago, Twilight Sleep and Light FM. The latter group appeared at a Los Angeles benefit concert last November […]

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Shoes And Socks Off Release Free Covers EP

Shoes And Socks Off (Tobias Hayes) have released an EP ‘Piepton‘ as a free download. The EP are a six-track featuring covers of Nirvana, Radiohead, Pixies, Smashing Pumkins, PJ Harvey & Eels.

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Want to be a member of Smashing Pumpkins?

If you read the title above and hope to follow in the footsteps of young Mike Byrne who joined the band at the age of 19 after auditioning for Billy Corgan then you’re in luck, well if you can play bass or keyboard. If you wish to apply for either role, email the following addresses […]

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