Smashing Pumpkins Book Intimate Venues for the Rock Invasion 2 Tour

The Smashing Pumpkins have booked a short headline tour of intimate rooms in North America for this spring. Rock Invasion 2 tour – a sequel to their iconic 1993 Tour that spanned the globe, will kick off on April 23rd in Louisville, KY and will end in Greensboro, NC on May 8th. Tickets for Rock Invasion 2 will go on sale to the general public starting Friday, March 6th at 10:00am local time and can be purchased at the links below. Produced by Live Nation, the Rock Invasion 2 Tour will bring the iconic rockers to intimate venues, featuring a heavier rock set of songs spanning the band’s entire catalog. The tour will feature Billy Corgan, Jimmy Chamberlin, James Iha, and Jeff Schroeder alongside bassist Jack Bates. In addition to the nine Rock Invasion 2 dates, The Smashing Pumpkins will headline two festivals – Beale Street Music Festival and Shaky Knees Music Festival – and after the tour concludes, will go on to open for Guns N’ Roses’ 2020 stadium tour for a number of dates in July. For more information on those additional performances, visit their site. Continue reading

Five Finger Death Punch In Tact After Onstage Blowup

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Following a very public blowup on stage during a Five Finger Death Punch show during the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, TN, band vocalist Ivan Moody posted a statement that the band did not break up as a result of that incident.

A message from Ivan: There were a lot of technical problems last night that were seemingly unsolvable. We had to make…

Posted by Five Finger Death Punch on Saturday, May 2, 2015

We did NOT break up! Thing’s went sideways with technical issues. Ivan got pissed and took it out onstage. It was a…

Posted by Jeremy Spencer fan page “official” on Saturday, May 2, 2015