Smashing Pumpkins announce UK tour dates
Smashing Pumpkins have announced three UK tour dates for later this year.
The band, led by Billy Corgan, will play three shows in July including dates in Manchester, Glasgow and a huge show at London's Wembley Arena. Starting in Manchester on July 1, Smashing Pumpkins will perform in Glasgow on July 2 before returning later in the month for their London gig (July 22).
Smashing Pumpkins' current line up sees Corgan as the sole original member appearing alongside guitarist Jeff Schroeder, drummer Mike Byrne and bassist/vocalist Nicole Fiorentino. The band released their latest album Oceania in June 2012. The record was the seventh of the band's career and their first since 2009's Teargarden By Kaleidyscope.
Smashing Pumpkins will play:
Manchester Academy (July 1)
Glasgow O2 Academy (2)
London Wembley Arena (22)