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2014-08-19 16:20:41

PLANO, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's official. Dallas-based Corgan will be Toyota's lead architect for its new North American headquarters campus in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. "After a search that included some of the finest architectural firms in the world, we are thrilled to welcome Corgan as designers of our North American headquarters in Plano, Texas," said Doug Beebe, corporate manager of Administrative Services at Toyota. "Corgan is a world-class firm that...

2014-01-28 12:20:15

DALLAS, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corgan, in association with Chinese partner IPPR, has won the global design competition for the new Terminal South Satellite Concourse at Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG). This expansion is in support of the Shanghai Airport Authority (SAA) objective to be the premier international hub airport in Asia. "We are thrilled to be working with the Shanghai Airport Authority," said David Lind, Chairman of Corgan, one of the top 10 architecture-focused...

2011-04-26 10:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting this fall (exact date TBA), EMI Music will honor the legacy of THE SMASHING PUMPKINS with an extensive campaign that will see the iconic band's albums from 1991-2000 reissued in fully remastered deluxe versions, each with bonus material. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110426/LA89319LOGO) With the full support and guidance from THE SMASHING PUMPKINS--who've created one of the most acclaimed bodies of work in musical...

2010-11-05 12:53:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The legendary Ray Davies unveils his extraordinary new album paying tribute to his revered band The Kinks on, See My Friends. See My Friends features an all-star cast of collaborators, including Jon Bon Jovi/Richie Sambora, Bruce Springsteen, Metallica, Mumford & Sons, Lucinda Williams, Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins), Jackson Browne, Spoon, Amy Macdonald, Black Francis (The Pixies), Gary Lightbody (Snow Patrol), Paloma Faith and the late,...

2010-07-13 17:03:00

MEXICO CITY, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV Latin America announced today that rock icons, The Smashing Pumpkins, are set to perform at MTV World Stage Mexico. The international event will be taped on August 26th at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City. The show will air Friday, September 17th on MTV Latin America during Mexico's week long Bicentennial celebration. The show will also air on more than 64 MTV channels in over 155 territories around the globe, date to be confirmed....

2009-03-21 13:32:18

The Smashing Pumpkins said on their Web site that drummer Jimmy Chamberlin has parted ways with the Chicago rock band. The online announcement Friday offered no explanation for Chamberlin's, but did assure Smashing Pumpkins fans the band would be resuming studio recording this spring, the Chicago Tribune reported. Corgan will continue to write and record as Smashing Pumpkins, the posting said, referring to Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan. Corgan is now the only original member of the...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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