Smashing Pumpkins share song list for tour… including “Stairway to Heaven”
Tickets for the Smashing Pumpkins "reunion" tour go on sale today, and Billy Corgan has shared a list of proposed songs for the tour to coincide with the on-sale. As Pitchfork points out, though the band said they would "exclusively" play material from their first five albums, they're also teasing some covers, including Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide" (which they recorded for the b-side of the "Disarm" single), Joy Division's "Love Will Tear Us Apart," David Bowie's "Space Oddity," and... Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven." Come on, Billy. Don't you listen?
At least they're playing "Rocket." Here's the full list (and they're taking suggestions too):