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Billy Corgan Releasing Limited Edition ‘Experimental’ Album, Recorded in 2007

“AEGEA” will be released on 250 vinyl copies.

04/09/2014

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Smashing Pumpkins Announce Two New Albums For 2015

Recording sessions begin today, as plenty of songs have been written and ready to go.

03/25/2014

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Rock Stars Help Promote Kickstarter Campaign: The Smart Studios Story

The studio closed its doors in 2010, and filmmaker Wendy Schneider began piecing together a documentary film on the history of Smart Studios, entitled, The Smart Studios Story. You can now become a part of the project by donating via Kickstarter! Incentives include having your name featured in the credits, access to exclusive outtakes, signed memorabilia, and more!

KROQ-FM–03/10/2014

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Smashing Pumpkins To Release Oceania: Live In NYC Multimedia Set

Smashing Pumpkins will release their elaborate ‘Oceania’ live performance captured last year at Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center as a multimedia set.

07/12/2013

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Take This Week’s Music Survey, Win Music DVDs And Qualify For Jubilee Tickets

Take this week’s KROQ Music Survey and enter to win a copy of Incubus‘ ‘Look Alive’ DVD, Rise Against‘s ‘Generation Lost’ DVD and The Smashing Pumpkins‘ ‘Greatest Hits Video Collection’ DVD. You’ll also qualify to […]

KROQ-FM–05/14/2013

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Top 10 Albums From 1993 That Still Rock: Nirvana, Tool, Depeche Mode

From the Pumpkins’ tightly-packed guitar symphony to the electronic art-rock of a certain Icelandic prodigy, these 10 classic albums still rock two decades after the fact.

KROQ-FM–04/05/2013

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Billy Corgan Gets In The Ring For Funny Furniture Commercial

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has brought his well-known love of professional wrestling to a humorous TV ad for hometown Chicago furniture supplier Walter E. Smithe. Corgan, who launched the Resistance Pro Wrestling promotion company […]

02/20/2013

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13 Songs To Get You Through The Apocalypse (With Only Minor Cuts And Bruises)

Thanks to that pesky Mayan calendar, a bunch of people think the world is going to end this Friday, December 21. So if you’re rocking out to these 13 sweet doomsday tunes from Muse, Tool, Fishbone, Metallica and more any day after that, consider yourselves lucky.

KROQ-FM–12/20/2012

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2012’s 10 Must-Have Rock Albums (Plus 16 Good Enough To Download)

Perusing the countless rock records that came down the pike in 2012, we’ve sifted through the rest to bring you the year’s ten best full-length releases, including revived ’90s rockers, new school acoustic folk heroes and a bombastic future-rock band from Britain.

KROQ-FM–12/19/2012

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Top 12 Rockin’ Christmas Songs (That Aren’t Crappy Covers)

‘Tis the season to hold onto what shred of sanity you have left after being bombarded with non-stop crappy Christmas music. Fight back with this playlist of awesome holiday tracks written and recorded by artists like the Smashing Pumpkins, Blink-182, Rancid and more.

12/13/2012

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