Billy Corgan discussed a reunion of the original Smashing Pumpkins in a new Music Radar interview.
As for witnessing Smashing Pumpkins unleash that same sound on the world’s stages, Corgan remains equally as optimistic. Nothing is set in concrete quite just yet – but like he said only moments ago, watch this space…
“There’s no secret knowledge other than I’m keen to do it and have left it up to everyone else,” offers the frontman.
“There’s business stuff, personal stuff… I’m just seeing if it organises itself. I’m trying not to create a specific atmosphere… the mistakes of the past were, ‘It’s gotta be like this and if it’s not like this, then that’s a problem.’
“[This time] it’s more like, ‘I’m open to doing it if it feels good; tell me what you want and how we can arrive to some sort of version of that!’
“It hasn’t arrived yet, but hopefully it will. I think it would be an awesome thing, but it’s not for me to decide. I’m not the prohibiting factor and nor are they. It’s more like trying to find an arrangement with hopefully everyone feeling good about it at same spot, at the same time…”