LISTEN: Billy Corgan Announces Solo Album, 'Ogilala,' & Shares First Song, "Aeronaut"

August 22, 2017
Smashing Pumpkins Performing Live at Festival MEO Marés Vivas 18.07.2013, Porto - Portugal

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The Smashing PumpkinsBilly Corgan—now going by William Patrick Corgan—has just shared a new solo track called “Aeronaut,” the lead single off his just-announced solo album, Ogilala.

While he’s certainly been keeping busy these days, it’s been a minute since we’ve heard solo tunes from Mr. WPC—the Rick Rubin-produced Ogilala, which drops October 13, follows 2005’s TheFutureEmbrace.


Ogilala track list:

1. Zowie

2. Processional

3. The Spaniards

4. Aeronaut

5. The Long Goodbye

6. Half-Life Of An Autodidact

7. Amarinthe

8. Antietam

9. Mandaryne

10. Shiloh

11. Archer


WPC will go on a brief tour in support of the album beginning October 14 In Brooklyn and ending a month later in Los Angeles.