Brace yourselves Smashing Pumpkins fans, Today might be the Greatest Day you’ve known in the last eighteen years, because the alternative rock legends are back with new music!
Billy Corgan has teamed up in the studio with his former founding bandmates James Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin for the first time in nearly two decades to record “Solara,” which Corgan has teased as a potential first single from a forthcoming ‘Pumpkins record that’s apparently in the works.
Smashing Pumpkins’ reunion tour will hit St. Paul’s Xcel Energy Center on Sunday, August 19th.
– Those crazy lads in the Foo Fighters pranked their fans yet again, this time by pretending to cover “Smells Like Teen Spirit.”
– You can purchase Lord Huron‘s new, informercial-themed video for the low low price of Free.99!
– Swedish alt-pop star Lykke Li performed new material on Colbert last night.
– LA skate-punks FIDLAR decided to cover Pink Floyd, and while we’re confused, we’re not complaining!