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In the late 80s a rock band was formed and hooked millions of music lovers with its innovative musical style. Today, Smashing Pumpkins have attained a legendary status. At the moment the group comprises of four members who include, Jeff Shcroeder, Nicole Fiorentino, Billy Corgan and Mike Byrne. After maintaining a successful career from 1988 to 2000, Smashing Pumpkins took a break for five years and came back with a bang in the year 2005. In the past years of its career, the band has worked with many renowned record label companies such as Virgin Records, Constantinople, Rocket Science and Caroline. Smashing Pumpkins earned mainstream success immediately after releasing its debut album, ‘Gish’. The album sold millions of copies in its very first week, all the while impressing music critics and magazines like the Rolling Stone, NME, Q Magazine and Pitchfork Media, among others. The album produced smashing hits such as “I Am One,” “Siva” and “Rhinoceros.” Other singles by Smashing Pumpkins that have rocked the music charts include, “Zero,” “Bullet with Butterfly Wings,” “1979” and “The End Is the Beginning Is the End.”
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The band’s second studio album ‘Siamese Dream’ brought even greater success. The album went gold in UK and Sweden, 4x platinum in Canada and 5x platinum in the US. It also found place in the list of ‘500 Greatest Albums of All Time’ by the Rolling Stone Magazine. Smashing Pumpkins ingenious style was lauded by other music magazines as well and Entertainment Weekly, Ultimate Guitar, Pitchfork and Consequence of Sound gave them the title of trend setters. Their sophomore record earned them Grammy Award nominations for “Best Alternative Music Album” and “Best Hard Rock Performance with Vocals.” Smashing Pumpkins reign of success continued hereafter; in fact, they came up with an even bigger blockbuster in the form of their third studio album, ‘Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness’. Certified Diamond in Canada as well as the US, it took the music lovers by storm. The record became a hit in numerous countries including Germany, Netherlands and UK. In New Zealand, Australia and US, it managed to reach the top of the music charts. The band became a huge sensation, so much so that their follow-up tours and concerts saw sold out attendance. Considering their demand, cheap Smashing Pumpkins tickets were made available so that all the hardcore fans could easily attend their live shows.
Smashing Pumpkins latest album titled ‘Oceania’ hit the shelves in the June of 2012. A continuation of their 44-track concept album, it has already crossed 102,000 in sales, in the US alone. On the Independent Album charts it has debuted on number one, whereas Billboard 200 has ranked it four. The record has been hailed critically as well as commercially. Critics especially are impressed with the complex arrangements and have stated that it includes some ‘epic songs’. The singles, “Panopticon” and “The Celestials” have earned worldwide popularity.
Smashing Pumpkins music has repeatedly been used in television shows and also as soundtracks of several popular movies. They have also made appearances on late night shows as well as reality programs. The band’s eclectic musical style has earned them a huge fan following and they particularly have mastered the art of shifting range in their songs. They hit high notes with great ease and can shift to lower tone with incredible swiftness. At their live concerts they improvise a lot, something they have learned with years of experience and live performances. The group has announced its latest tour and will soon be rocking the arenas in your city. One of their upcoming concerts is at the Patriot Center and Smashing Pumpkins Patriot Center tickets are now on sale. You can book your share now.
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