The frontman is also finishing a solo album while working with James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin.
Billy Corgan, James Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin will hit the road beginning in July.
“…Despite reports, Ms. Wretzky has repeatedly been invited out to play with the group, participate in demo sessions, or at the very least, meet face-to-face, and in each and every instance she always deferred.”
Expect some big news to drop on Thursday morning.
Listen to the album’s latest single, “TalkTalk”, ahead of its April 20th release.
Billy Corgan, James Iha, Jimmy Chamberlin, and Jeff Schroeder appear together in leaked images.
D’arcy Wretzky will not be a part of Smashing Pumpkins reunion: “The band has decided to go with a different bass player”
“I know this is a huge disappointment for me, as well, but it’s not going to happen [with me].”
Corgan and Chamberlin have been teasing new music on Instagram.
Plus, the band announces their first European tour in 14 years.
“In light of this current difficult and polarized social, spiritual and political climate, we artist types need to open our big mouths and share the light a little louder,” explains frontman Maynard James Keenan.
Produced by Rick Rubin and featuring former Smashing Pumpkins bandmate James Iha.
Smashing Pumpkins frontman played a number of new songs from his upcoming solo LP, Ogilala, in Berlin.