Laura Albert interviews Billy Corgan / Smashing Pumpkins



Corgan & Laura
Billy Corgan / Smashing Pumpkins with Laura Albert

Dear Shaded Viewers,

Interviewing Billy Corgan is similar to that shot in an action flick,

where we follow a flying arrow in its dizzying POV spin, slicing the

air toward its intended target. But the arrow is abruptly stopped

dead, snatched by a hand thrust up before penetration. Billy grips an

interviewer’s question, guides it to where he will fearlessly place

its point, and then proceeds to scrape away at the viscera. And it

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