D’ARCY WRETZKY, original bassist with The Smashing Pumpkins, has quit the band following speculation that she was unhappy as a band member. A statement issued by the band’s label Virgin US reads: “D’Arcy has left The Smashing Pumpkins. The band’s new album is finished, and will be released Feb. 15, 2000 by Virgin Records. The Smashing Pumpkins will continue as a band and will tour in support of the new record.”
Original bassist quits as band gear up for new album and dates...