Billy Corgan Tells Audience "My Name is William"

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  1. Rupert Pupkin

    Rupert Pupkin That Ass is Attached to Daniela Lopez

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    Mid-Life Crisis Time

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    http://consequenceofsound.net/2015/03/billy-corgan-does-not-want-to-be-called-billy-anymore/

    For as long as The Smashing Pumpkins have been in existence, fans have referred to frontman Billy Corgan as well … Billy Corgan. However, it looks like we’ve all been going about it the wrong way these past 30 or so years.

    After fans sang happy birthday during a show in Lima this past week, the famed Chicago cat lover set the record straight, declaring: “My name is not Billy. My name is William.” The crowd, enamored with the fancy name change, erupted with chants of “William!”, to which Corgan replied, “My mother thanks you, in Heaven.”

     
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    Douche.....
     
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    I can never understand a word that boy says (sings) ....
     
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    ...one of the handful of concets i walked out on. douche is a better name for him.
     
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    What an asshol.e, I always knew he was.
     
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    Did not view but I gather that he is a self pretentious know it all and that annoys me. WIth that said.. I love his voice :gayhand:
     
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    Whoa 1994 machine.
     
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    :snicker:
     
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    I did not get douche out of that at all, am I missing something?
     
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    Maybe he can just use a cool symbol like Prince Rogers Nelson or Prince or Symbolina...?
    asshole
     
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    I'd put his body of work against Cobain's in a heartbeat.
     
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    Good point there.... :coffee:
     
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    Interesting thought.
     
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    While I will agree, billy has become a much bigger douche over the last few years.. I think he was just being sarcastic/ironic in this moment. He still is a douche tho..
     
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    oh no mr. bill :wtf:
     
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    Some people can't separate the art from the artist. If I didn't separate the two I would miss out on a lot of great music, movies, etc. Howard related because he's obviously a douchebag.
     
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    Is that "Will.I.am" Corgan or R.ick from Pawnshop? I can't tell these days.
     
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    Stone Cold let himself go.
     
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    Yes, 'Teargarden by Kaleideyscope' is this generation's Sgt. Peppers.

    Retard.

    Even his hardcore fans really only like 2 albums out of a good 12 or so. Cobain wins by virtue of the fact that he didn't write 200 filler bullshit songs per recording session.
     
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