The Smashing Pumpkins

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Jul 29

Mon . 06:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Nationals Park, Washington, DC

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Jul 29

Mon . 06:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Nationals Park, Washington, DC

Jul 31

Wed . 09:00 PM

The Smashing Pumpkins (19+)

Kee To Bala, Bala, ON

Aug 01

Thu . 07:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Rogers Centre, Toronto, ON

Aug 02

Fri . 03:30 AM

Osheaga Music and Arts Festival (3 Day Pass) with Noah Kahan, Green Day, SZA, and more

Parc Jean-Drapeau, Montreal, QC

Aug 03

Sat . 03:30 AM

Osheaga Music and Arts Festival (Saturday) with Green Day, The Smashing Pumpkins, Martin Garrix, and more

Parc Jean-Drapeau, Montreal, QC

Aug 04

Sun . 07:00 PM

The Smashing Pumpkins with The Glorious Sons

Maine Savings Amphitheater, Bangor, ME

Aug 05

Mon . 06:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Citi Field, Flushing, NY

Aug 07

Wed . 06:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Fenway Park, Boston, MA

Aug 09

Fri . 06:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, PA

Aug 10

Sat . 06:00 PM

Green Day with The Smashing Pumpkins, Rancid and The Linda Lindas

Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, PA
It's hard to talk about the 90s and 2000s rock scene without the name "The Smashing Pumpkins" ringing a bell—or, should I say, smashing through? With their unmistakable sound, iconic frontman Billy Corgan, and songs that defined generations, the Pumpkins have solidified their status as rock legends.

The band's history is a potpourri of ups and downs. Formed in 1988, the Pumpkins went from playing at local joints in Chicago to rocking massive arenas and charming fans with their melancholic yet anthemic sound. Classic albums like "Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness" and "Siamese Dream" still resonate today, making us want to scream "Tonight, Tonight" at the top of our lungs or get lost in the dreamy riffs of "1979."

Now, while the typical concert hotspots like Madison Square Garden and Hollywood Bowl might come to mind when we think of big shows, The Smashing Pumpkins have a reputation for picking off-the-beaten-path venues for their memorable performances. Remember when they played at The Stone Pony in New Jersey? A venue famous for launching the careers of many artists, it was packed to the brim with Pumpkins fans, showcasing the band's ever-enduring appeal.

And who could forget their electric performance at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz? The intimate setting of this classic venue allowed fans to be just a few feet away from the legends. Talk about an immersive experience!

Getting tickets to these shows, however, is a bit like snagging a golden Goose. They're hot property and for a good reason. The thrill begins with finding which venue they'll surprise us with next. But Fear not, with some diligent searching, a keen sense of timing, and perhaps a sprinkle of luck, you might just find yourself jamming out in the front rows.

Speaking of which, ever wondered how to get the "best seats" in the house? While each venue has its quirks, there's a general thumb rule for Pumpkins concerts: be where the action is! Aim for the front rows or spots near the stage, and if it's a standing venue, arrive early to cement your place. Sometimes, the acoustics of the venue can determine the best listening spot, so don't be afraid to ask a local or a frequent visitor for tips. And when it comes to ticket prices? They range significantly based on the venue and the exclusivity of the event. Prices can start from as low as $50 for some venues, shooting up to $300+ for the most coveted spots in iconic locations.

Keeping their sound fresh and relevant, The Smashing Pumpkins have collaborated with a plethora of modern-day artists. Recent collaborations include works with artists such as Phoebe Bridgers and Tame Impala's Kevin Parker, showcasing their knack for bridging generational gaps and genres. When they teamed up with Post Malone for a rendition of a classic track at one of his shows, the crowd went wild. It's this ability to adapt, evolve, yet stay true to their roots that keeps the Pumpkins evergreen in the ever-changing world of rock and roll.

Whether it's their classic hits or their new-age collaborations, The Smashing Pumpkins remain a force to be reckoned with in the music world. Whether you've seen them once, a hundred times, or are yet to catch them live, one thing's for certain: a Pumpkins concert is an experience, a journey, and an absolute treat for the senses.

So, rock enthusiasts, next time they announce a tour, be on the lookout, for you never know which city or venue they'll decide to grace next. And maybe, just maybe, you'll find yourself singing along to the anthems that have defined generations, with the very legends who created them.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Where can I find The Smashing Pumpkins tickets?
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What time do The Smashing Pumpkins concerts start?
Times vary by venue, so please check the event page for more information.
How long do The Smashing Pumpkins concerts last?
Most concerts last around two hours.
Are there any age restrictions for The Smashing Pumpkins concerts?
Most venues have age restrictions, so please check the event page for more information.
What should I wear to a The Smashing Pumpkins concert?
Wear whatever you feel comfortable in!

Interesting Information about The Smashing Pumpkins

  • The Smashing Pumpkins have been performing since 1988.
  • The band has released nine studio albums.
  • The Smashing Pumpkins have won two Grammy Awards.
  • The band has sold over 30 million records worldwide.
  • The Smashing Pumpkins have headlined some of the biggest music festivals in the world.