The Smashing Pumpkins are an alternative rock band from Chicago, Illinois. Formed in 1988 by Billy Corgan and James Iha, the band gained popularity with their unique sound and emotional lyrics. After a split in 2000, Corgan reformed the band in 2006, continuing to create music that resonates with fans around the world.With their distinctive blend of alternative rock and modern rock, The Smashing Pumpkins have become one of the most influential bands of their generation. Their music is characterized by powerful guitar riffs, haunting melodies, and introspective lyrics that explore themes of love, loss, and personal struggle.Hailing from Chicago, Illinois (USA), The Smashing Pumpkins have left an indelible mark on the music industry. From their breakthrough album "Siamese Dream" to their critically acclaimed double album "Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness," they have consistently pushed boundaries and challenged conventions.