Apparently Billy Corgan takes himself a lot less seriously than we thought. The Smashing Pumpkins frontman and members of his Resistance Pro wrestling troupe star in a new ad for Chicago furniture supplier Walter E. Smithe, and it's... it's something. Did you ever think you'd see the man behind Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness playing musical chairs in a blue cardigan? No. We thought not.Read Full Story
(Getty)There's a 90s revival sweeping live music venues across the globe — something you'd think a frontman like Billy Corgan of the Smashing Pumpkins would appreciate. But no: Billy's not particularly impressed by his aging brethren, as he accused several of them of being financially motivated in a recent interview.'There are those bands that are essentially coming back only to make money – playing their old albums, and maybe somewhere in the back of their minds they’re thinking there might...Read Full Story
Billy Corgan alarmed fans when he fell down onstage during a concert in Tampa, Florida. According to EOnline.com, he was performing the Smashing Pumpkins song "Bullet With Butterfly Wings" on Wednesday when he collapsed, though he immediately got up and kept going. Still, it wasn't just Corgan being accident-prone. He tweeted later, "And for those of you who saw me fall last night during 'Bullet,' that wasn't a stage move or clumsiness, that was me blacking out and wiping out. I have no...Read Full Story
Getty Images; Photo AgencyBilly Corgan “loves” Jessica Simpson -- but not in a romantic way. Come on, guys, they're just not dating. The Smashing Pumpkins rocker, who has said he's not dating 29-year-old singer-and actress, he just helped her with a theme song for her TV series The Price of Beauty, said she's lovable, he's just not IN love with her. Big difference. He told Rolling Stone magazine: “If I go, ‘Oh, we’re just friends,’ then it’s like, ‘Did they go out, did he dump her or she...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesBilly Corgan never dated Jessica Simpson, but it was “like being in a cartoon” with all the rumors that flew around about them. The Smashing Pumpkins rocker says they were never a couple, he just wrote the theme song for Jessica's new reality show. Come on! He said: “The stuff that I’ve seen doesn’t have any bearing to the reality that I’m in. It’s like being in a cartoon. It has nothing to do with what’s really going on or how I feel.”He claims he was approached by Jessica to...Read Full Story
Billy Corgan (born March 17, 1967) is the frontman for the Smashing Pumpkins. Find more Billy Corgan news, pictures, and information here.