The Smashing Pumpkins and Drugs

Over the ages, many musicians have either lost their careers or lives due to drug addiction. It could seem that music and drugs go hand in hand. Many factors contribute to this relationship between musicians and drugs. One of the factors could be the pressure to remain at the top of the game. Also, addiction comes as a result of the celebrity status that comes…

Smashing Pumpkins sell “F*ck You Anderson Cooper” T-shirts after a war of words

Billy Corgan, the bald frontman of the Smashing Pumpkins, appeared on the cover of the summer 2014 issue of PAWS Chicago cuddling his two black cats – Sammi and Mr. Thom – who were both adopted from PAWS. The annual magazine is distributed by the adoption center/no-kill organization also called PAWS Chicago. The rock star, 47, has had a history with the animal shelter organization…