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  1. Dhani Harrison & Paul Hicks share 'The Sharp Knife' off new film scoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... narrative of the story - all kind of alternate perspective. I think it was a little bit influenced by the Smashing Pumpkins "1979" video , a feel good, Northern California, love story, romp. You've worked with Paul for most of your career. Aside ...


  2. 'Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll' reimagines classic rock album covers in new postersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Entertainment Weekly

    Ahead of the season 2 premiere, EW has an exclusive first look at four posters from the Denis Leary comedy. The images take classic rock album covers from bands like the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Smashing Pumpkins, and reimagine them with The Assassins, the fictional rock band featured on the show.


  3. Cubs' Joe Maddon, Theo Epstein join Eddie Vedder on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | New York Daily News

    Famous Cubs fan - and Pearl Jam frontman - Eddie Vedder performed an unannounced set over the weekend at Chicago GM Theo Epstein's annual Hot Stove Cool Music benefit concert. Eddie Vedder, Theo Epstein, Joe Maddon and the Cubs coaching staff played Neil Young's "Keep On Rocking In The Free World" at the Hot Stove Cool Music benefit concert.


  4. Music Monday: Songs About BeginningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Woot

    ... middle. I gotta be honest here, although they were loved by many of my peers, I never really cared for the Smashing Pumpkins. So when this song came out (on the Batman And Robin soundtrack, no less!) I sort of dismissed it. It wasn't until Watchmen ...


  5. Videos: Eddie Vedder Plays Surprise Set At MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Chicagoist

    We told you that the Hot Stove Cool Music fundraiser at Metro was not to be missed based on the superstar lineup including Liz Phair and others, but even we didn't know Eddie Vedder was going to show up to play a surprise set for the crowd. Along with a few Pearl Jam favorites he tackled songs from The Who, The Talking Heads, The Band, and Neil Young, among others.


  6. Watch Eddie Vedder's surprise set at a Chicago Cubs benefit concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... Enz's "I Got You," the Who's "The Kids Are Alright," and Cubs anthem "All the Way." Later in the show, the Smashing Pumpkins' Jimmy Chamberlin, New York Yankees centerfield player (and guitarist) Bernie Williams, Cubs manager Joe Maddon, and various ...


  7. Watch Eddie Vedder Perform at All-Star Chicago Cubs Benefit ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | RollingStone

    Eddie Vedder performed a surprise set alongside Chicago Cubs GM Theo Epstein, Smashing Pumpkins drummer Jimmy Chamberlin and more in Chicago Friday. Eddie Vedder performed a surprise set of Pearl Jam hits alongside Chicago Cubs GM Theo Epstein at the latter's annual Hot Stove Cool Music benefit concert Friday at Chicago's Metro.


  8. Eddie Vedder Was 'Rockin' in the Free World' at a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Spin

    The list of places Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder is likely to show up unannounced keeps getting longer, and we can now add "professional baseball benefit concerts" to a list that already includes high schools , Twin Peaks , and somebody's backyard with the Who . Chicago Cubs general manager Theo Epstein operates a foundation called Foundation to Be Named Later , which hosted a fundraising event called Hot Stove Cool Music on Friday.


  9. Theo Epstein rocks out with Eddie Vedder at the MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein strapped on a guitar last night and hit the stage with Eddie Vedder at the Metro, and it was all for a good cause. Other musical guests included Liz Phair, J.C. Brooks and the Uptown Sound, and Jimmy Chamberlin from the Smashing Pumpkins.


  10. Eddie Vedder Makes Surprise Appearance At Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit Concert In ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | JamBase

    ... radio DJ Len Bremmer , the all-star lineup of performers included Chicago favorite Liz Phair (with The Smashing Pumpkins' Jimmy Chamberlin on drums), JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound (whose frontman sang the national anthem before Friday's Cubs game), ...


  11. How to Create the Perfect Workout PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    You know that scene in High Fidelity where John Cusack is touting the importance of the perfectly crafted mix tape? A tape that has to kick off with a killer track to grab attention, then take it up a notch, then cool it off a notch? Sure, that guy was creating a playlist to woo a girl, but he was on to something. Little did he know, he was also giving us words of wisdom on how to best create a set of tunes for a high-energy workout .


  12. James Franco's Lesbian Vampire Curio By Nick SchagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Daily Beast

    The jack of all trades is at it again with the bizarre Lifetime film 'Mother, May I Sleep with Danger?', a remake of the 1996 TV movie "classic." It premieres Saturday, June 18th.


  13. James Iha on Scoring James Franco's 'Mother, May I Sleep with Danger?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Collider

    ... had the opportunity to speak with the film's music composer, James Iha , best known for his work with The Smashing Pumpkins and A Perfect Circle . During the exclusive phone interview, he talked about how he got involved with Mother, May I Sleep ...


  14. Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips Shares his 5 Craziest Festival MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | City Pages

    Rivaled only by folksy alt-rockers My Morning Jacket and jamband gurus Phish, the Flaming Lips are the quintessential festival band. It's been that way for the better part of the last decade.


  15. Veterans to benefit from SCCC's 'Rockin' Fest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | The Sparta Independent

    ... includes songs that dominated the 1990's music charts, like those by Nirvana, Pearl Jam, STP, and the Smashing Pumpkins. The night culminates with an awesome fireworks display at 9 p.m., sponsored by Visions Federal Credit Union and Garden State ...


  16. Watch Billy Corgan Debut Two Songs At Madame ZuZu'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Stereogum

    Billy Corgan seems less and less connected to reality every time he opens his mouth lately, but he can still write a motherfucking song. And at a recent acoustic gig at Madame Zuzu's, his Chicago-area tea house, the Smashing Pumpkins leader debuted a couple of new ones.


  17. The Detox DiariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Psychology Today

    ... inspired by the death of Jonathan Melvoin, a musician who died of a heroin overdose while touring with The Smashing Pumpkins. "Angel" is a daring and introspective peek into an addict's search for inner peace. Conjuring heavenly imagery set against ...


  18. The Diary: Trying to buy a ticket on the train to Aberdeen,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Sunday Herald

    Dik McFarlane spots this sign at an optician's in London and muses: "What else are you supposed to do? Drop your eyes off with the optician while you go for a beer?" TOM Rafferty tells us of a friend travelling on the train from Glasgow to Aberdeen. Says Tom: "The chap sitting next to her wanted to buy his ticket with a debit card, and when he held it up, the ticket seller remarked, 'Oh TSB? Dodgy.'


  19. Episode 22: Butch VigRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    Steve sits down with the best known rock producer of the 90s to discuss his life and career, including his work on landmark LPs such as Nirvana's Nevermind and Smashing Pumpkins' Siamese Dream. Vig also talks about his band Garbage, which is back with a new album, Strange Little Birds.


  20. James Iha Shares Two Spine-Tingling Tracks: 'Leah and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Spin

    Last week, former Smashing Pumpkins guitarist James Iha shared the opening theme to his Mother, May I Sleep With Danger? score. The reboot, which celebrates the 20th anniversary of the cult-classic original , is executive produced by James Franco and premieres on Lifetime on June 18. It also features more original music from Iha, who is sharing two new cuts via Consequence of Sound .