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  • The Lake Forest Academy is taking bids on a one-hour private drum lesson with Jimmy Chamberlin, with proceeds benefiting LFA's Gala on April 30.

April 15, 2022

  • Billy Corgan is inviting fans to submit their cover of "Solara". The winning cover will be used as the theme song for the next NWA pay-per-view. Submissions are accepted through May 15.

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  • Jeff Schroeder will be featured on The Continuance Foundation's Conversations About Mental Health program on February 7, 2022.

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December 20, 2021

  • Billy Corgan announces that the first copies of the Live at the Viper Room archive release are shipping out now, adding that fans should "be excited about what's coming in 2022".

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  • Jeff Schroeder does an op-ed blog post for Line 6, making some of his digital guitar effects pedal settings available for download.

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  • Long-time producer, engineer and close member of the SP family, Bjorn Thorsrud, has passed away from what is believed to have been a heart attack.

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  • Sumerian releases the CYR Singles box set containing all five double A-side CYR singles.

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  • The Smashing Pumpkins launch the #Gish30 scavenger hunt to celebrate 30 years of Gish. One winner will receive a limited edition merch collection.

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March 30, 2021

  • Billy Corgan confirms the Archives releases will be vinyl-only and available by pre-order once vinyl manufacturing issue is figured out.
  • Corgan expects the Mellon Collie/Machina sequel to be finished in 5 to 7 months, with a new song released before the end of the year.

March 22, 2021

  • Sumerian Records releases "Ramona" to radio.

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  • Milwaukee's FM 102.1 is hosting a virtual tea party with Billy Corgan. Each day until then, one fan who entered the daily drawing will get to attend the tea party.

February 6, 2021

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December 19, 2020

  • Billy Corgan announces the Machina remix project has completed, and only needs mastering and artwork.

December 17, 2020

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November 27, 2020

  • The final episode of In Ashes is released exclusively on Apple Music.

November 24, 2020

  • The animated music video for "Wyttch" is released, serving as the fourth episode of the In Ashes series.

November 21, 2020

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October 22, 2020

  • Corgan announces the Machina re-issue is currently being remixed, with the newly tracked album at around 50–51 songs, excluding bonus material.
  • Corgan announces the band's next tour will be a full production Mellon Collie-themed arena tour, though the album will not be played start-to-finish

October 16, 2020

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September 25, 2020

  • The Smashing Pumpkins release episodes 1 and 2 of the In Ashes animation series

September 24, 2020

September 18, 2020

  • The band announces In Ashes, a 5-part animated series directed by Corgan. Episodes 1 & 2 to be released September 25.

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  • ritual.smashingpumpkins.com launches, with an interactive VR-style puzzle. Once completed, the user is emailed a discount code to the online store.

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  • smashingpumpkins.com now displays several countdown timers, presumably for upcoming Shiny Vol. 2 releases and perhaps the Machina re-issue.

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  • The Smashing Pumpkins are inviting fans to submit covers of Adore songs to mark the 22nd anniversary of its release. Winners will have their videos featured on official social channels and receive a merch prize pack or credits for the online store. [1]

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  • As of late April, many bootleg albums have appeared on streaming services. Because they are showing up in official SP channels, Billy informs fans they are not legitimate, nor has the audio quality been vetted.