By on November 27, 2018

With over 30 million albums sold, they have taken the position as one of the world’s most influential alternative rock bands. Less than two weeks ago, their latest album was released and this summer awaits a tour which makes only one stop in Sweden. May 31 at 20.00 The Smashing Pumpkins will play at Gröna Lund’s Big Stage for the first time.

The Smashing Pumpkins was formed in 1988 in Chicago. Their major breakthrough came in 1993 with the second album “Siamese Dream” where this alternative rock band broke new barriers and won the mainstreamer’s hearts. They have won the Grammy Awards, the American Music Awards and the MTV Music Awards and sold over 30 million albums worldwide. On November 16th, their long-awaited album “Shiny Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun “, the first in over 18 years with the band’s original members Billy Corgan, James Iha, Jimmy Chamberlin and their guitarist, far back, Jeff Schroeder. In summer they goes out on tour, where their only stop in Sweden will be at Gröna Lund’s Big Stage on May 31 at. 20:00.

Helena Olofsson, Entertainment | Stockholm