Ogilala is the second solo album by American musician Billy Corgan frontman of alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins. The album was released on October 13, , in the United States. The album was co-produced by Corgan with Rick Rubin, and does not feature Corgan's longtime collaborator Bjorn Thorsrud. 26 Oct In his latest reinvention, the Smashing Pumpkins frontman hires Rick Rubin to deliver a prestige comeback album in the producer’s usual stripped-down and soul-baring mode—but Corgan is no Johnny Cash. Although Corgan has at times tried to pass himself off as one of them. NO HERO DIES BUT TWICE. PILLBOX, a short film written by Billy Corgan and sound tracked by his new solo album, OGILALA, out now.
13 Oct Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Ogilala - William Patrick Corgan, Billy Corgan on AllMusic - - Ever the classic rocker, William Patrick Corgan. 13 Oct Metacritic Music Reviews, Ogilala by William Patrick Corgan, The second full- length solo release for The Smashing Pumpkins frontman (but the first under his full given name) was produced with Rick Rubin. 12 Oct On the first album released under his full name, William Patrick Corgan, the Smashing Pumpkin sheds the prickly antagonism that coursed through his solo offering, TheFutureEmbrace, a misfit collection of industrial pop released when he was still Billy. Instead, Ogilala adopts a mode of disarming.
As the founding member of THE SMASHING PUMPKINS, William Patrick Corgan has created one of the most acclaimed bodies of work in musical history having sold more than 30 million albums, and won multiple Grammy Awards in the process. For Ogilala, he teamed up with legendary producer Rick Rubin to make his. 18 Oct William Patrick (Billy) Corgan makes a break from his past with Ogilala, the gentlest collection of songs he's ever put his name to. 18 Oct 'Ogilala' is nothing particularly new or revolutionary for fans, more a strong reminder that there's a reason why Corgan managed to shift millions of units with his brand of moody rock. He's a damn fine songwriter, one who could pump out a top-notch melodramatic love song before he's had his first coffee in.