Image for Smashing Pumpkins New Album In 2014? – World Tour Dates Announced

Smashing Pumpkins New Album In 2014? – World Tour Dates Announced

Written by Kiel Egging on March 9, 2013

Smashing Pumpkins fans – you can expect to hear new music from the band “early next year” if frontman Billy Corgan gets his way.

Corgan has told Interesting People Talking Wrestling that he has been working on both a new book (well, only six hours of work) and new music for the band. He’s also contributing to a reality TV show for Resistance Pro Wrestling, hence why he probably sat down for a yarn with a wrestling mag in the first place.

When asked about when we might see the fruits of his labour, Corgan replied: “We’re just starting to work on a [new] album now, so I’d say sometime early next year would be reasonable.”

The book probably won’t arrive until 2014 as well, while no further information on the Reality TV Wrestling show was forthcoming either.

In other news, Pumpkins have revealed a long list of world tour dates, although Australia is not on the list…yet. Corgan and the band will be visiting Osaka and Tokyo for Summer Sonic at the beginning of August and there’s some gaps around those shows. They last toured Australia around the same time last year, joining the Splendour in the Grass line-up along with their own side shows.

Join Music Feeds on Facebook

More On Music Feeds

News

Hear Donald Glover’s Bruno Mars Cover From ‘Magic Mike XXL’

Actor/writer/comedian/musician Donald Glover has released a cover of Bruno Mars’ Marry You under his actual name, and not his rap pseudonym Childish Gambino.

News

Northlane Share New Song ‘Leech’ Following Online Scavenger Hunt

After sending fans on a digital scavenger hunt last month to find pieces of their new song Leech, Sydney’s Northlane have shared their new track in full for anyone who was too lazy — or too busy — to search the web for all sections of the song.

News

Oxjam Music Festival Announces Inaugural Australian Lineup

Oxfam’s month-long Oxjam Music Festival is making its Australian debut this August, and the not-for-profit organisation has now unveiled a lengthy lineup featuring the likes of Cosmo’s Midnight, World’s End Press, Set Mo, Joyride, Wordlife, Victoria Kim and Francis Xavier.

News

Guns N’ Roses Have “Two Or Three” Albums Worth Of New Material

It’s been almost seven years since the last Guns N’ Roses album, but the band’s guitarist, Richard Fortus, has said that the group aren’t short of new material, and actually have “two or three” albums worth of fresh tunes ready to roll.

News

Kendrick Lamar Is More Dangerous Than Racism, Says FOX News Anchor

It sounds like it should be a hoax, but a panel of typically white and conservative FOX News anchors has actually had a go at Kendrick Lamar and other hip hop artists, accusing them of doing more damage to African Americans than racism has.

News

Courtney Barnett Has Written ‘The Best Song Of 2015 So Far’, According To Rolling Stone

Now let’s get one thing straight.

Around the web

This May Also Interest You