Who knew that Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness was a prophecy, not just an album?
Photo by Paul Elledge Billy Corgan (second from left), former rock star and current wrestling executive?
Consider the career trajectory of Billy Corgan. Once an alt-rock god revered for his work with Smashing Pumpkins, yesterday it was announced that he'd joined Nashville-based TNA Wrestling as Senior Producer, Creative and Talent Development. Say what?
But lest anyone think Billy is a wrasslin' Johnny-come-lately, let's take note of his work in Chicago's wrestling scene. Corgan spent four years with Resistance Pro, the pro wrestling league he co-founded with brothers Gabe and Jacques Baron.
He's really into this stuff. And it's just as tragic as it sounds.More »