The Smashing Pumpkins - MTV Unplugged FLAC album
Smashing Pumpkins – Unplugged. Label: On Stage Records – CD/ON 2337.
Today (The Smashing Pumpkins song). Today" is a song by American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins, written by lead vocalist and guitarist Billy Corgan. The song, though seemingly upbeat, contains dark lyrics. Corgan wrote the song about a day in which he was having suicidal thoughts, exemplified by the reference to self-mutilation in the bridge ("Pink ribbon scars, that never forget, I tried so hard, to cleanse these regrets")
Read news updates about The Smashing Pumpkins. Billy Corgan Collapses During Smashing Pumpkins Concert. The Smashing Pumpkins are currently writing songs for their upcoming album,' the band's Web site reports. Nirvana's Big Break, With A Smashing Pumpkins Assist. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of Nevermind, band's close friend - and former MTV staffer - Amy Finnerty recalls their rise to fame.
Adore (The Smashing Pumpkins album). Adore is the fourth studio album by the American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins, released in June 1998 by Virgin Records.
The Smashing Pumpkins Setlist at Alexandra Palace, London, England. Hey, this setlist was played at a festival: MTV Europe Music Awards 1996 setlists. The Smashing Pumpkins Gig Timeline.
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It was the first album The Smashing Pumpkins released after their 2000 disbandment and 2005 reunion. The album was produced by Roy Thomas Baker, Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin, and Terry Date. The album would be Chamberlin's last with the band before his departure in 2009. The album is among the heavier releases by Smashing Pumpkins. Corgan attributes this to his perception that "people wanted to hear some energy, that they didn't want us rolling over and crying in our milk". He compared the mindset of the record to that of Gish, which was to make a statement "without trying to make the next The Wall. Regarding the aggressive drumming on the album, Chamberlin observes that. Retrieved June 28, 2006. "For The Record: Quick News On Smashing Pumpkins, Britney Spears, Kevin Federline, Madonna, Guns N' Roses & More".
The Smashing Pumpkins made their recording debut on a Chicago alternative rock compilation CD entitled Light Into Dark, which was followed by their sell-out debut single I Am One released in 1990 through Limited Potential Records. The band’s full-length debut arrived after signing with Caroline Records in 1991, Gish, produced by Butch Vig, fused alternative rock with heavy metal, psychedelia and dream pop, drawing comparisons with Jane’s Addiction. For the follow-up album frontman Corgan wrote fifty-six songs which ultimately got narrowed down to twenty-eight for 1995’s Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, became double platinum selling, earned the band seven Grammy nominations and spawned the hits Bullet with Butterfly Wings and 1979.
No Sun. Out November 16th. The Smashing Pumpkins.
|4||Cupid De Locke||3:00|
|6||Take Me Down||3:27|
|7||Bullet With Butterfly Wings||5:24|
|11||Fuck You (An Ode To No One)||4:28|
- Recorded At – 2JJJ Studios
- Recorded At – Palatrussardi, Milano
- Bass Guitar – D'Arcy
- Drums, Percussion – Jimmy Chamberlin
- Guitar – James Iha
- Vocals, Guitar – Billy Corgan
NotesTracks 1-8: Acoustic Session. Recorded live at the "Triple J Studio" in Sydney, Australia, on March 13th, 1996.
Tracks 9-17: Recorded live at the "Palatrussardi" in Milano, Italy, on April 24th, 1996.
(Total Running Time: 71:02)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout: CDG-0412
- Rights Society: IFPI