The Smashing Pumpkins announce first comeback show

Billy Corgan heads to Paris in May

The Smashing Pumpkins have announced details of their first comeback show.

Posting on their Myspace site, the band revealed that their first gig would be at the Grand Rex in Paris on May 22. Tickets go on sale on April 11.

The band are currently recording their new album ’Zeitgeist’ with Queen producer Roy Thomas Baker. It’s due out in July.

The band will headline the Carling Weekend: Reading And Leeds Festivals on on Friday (August 24) in Leeds and Sunday (August 26) in Reading.