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Posted On June 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News, Videos

Video: Inside Resistance Pro Wrestling Documentary

In a warehouse in Chicago, one would think Billy Corgan, founder of the best selling alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins would be hard at work on his next album, Oceania (which drops June 19th). While Corgan did bring a guitar to the Teamsters Auditorium on S. Marshfield Rd in early May, he was actually there overseeing the creative direction of Resistance Pro, a new wrestling league founded by Corgan & the Baron Brothers, Jacques & Gabriel. SUBSCRIBE now for new episodes! – http://goo.gl/hMQhf “Rock n’ roll for me atRead More
- Chris Jericho and Fozzy will be performing at the Gramercy Theatre in New York City on August 30th. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10am through Live Nation. – WWE has a new article up ranking the top 10 King of the Ring winners. At #10 they list King Mabel, #9 is Kurt Angle, #8 is Edge, #7 is Brock Lesnar, #6 is Harley Race, #5 is Bret Hart, #4 is Triple H, #3 is Booker T, #2 is Randy Savage and Steve Austin is ranked at #1.Read More
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan recently spoke with Major League Wrestling Radio at MLW.com about his independent wrestling promotion Resistance Pro and more. Corgan revealed that he’s working on a reality TV show that shows what it’s like running a wrestling promotion. “I’m doing a lot of behind the scenes stuff. We’re trying to get a reality show made. We just signed a deal with a big reality show producer. A guy with an incredible track record. We’re in good hands.” “We believe that wrestling is fascinating on many manyRead More

Posted On April 28, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Edge’s First Post-WWE Appearance Set For Resistance Pro Show

Edge is scheduled to appear at Resistance Pro’s May 11th show in Chicago, Illinois and will sign autographs for reserved ticket holders only (rows 1-3). The show will be headlined by Harry Smith vs. Rhino. Resistance Pro is the promotion of “Smashing Pumpkins” lead singer Billy Corgan.Read More
– While many people are speculating that CM Punk has either signed a new contract with WWE or extended his current deal, there is no official word on his status. Only a select few know his current WWE status. — Many WWE employees felt last night’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view was the organization’s best show of the year. The vibe backstage following the event was high as they knew they witnessed something special. — A flyer was handed out at last night’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view event statingRead More

Posted On June 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Music Legend Billy Corgan Comments On CM Punk’s Promo

Smashing Pumpkins’ legendary lead singer Billy Corgan (pictured at right), a known pro wrestling fan, commented on CM Punk’s promo live on Monday Night Raw, stating on his Twitter page the following: @CMPunk that may have been the GREATEST promo i have ever seen…to paraphrase Paul E , ‘you sir, are f’n hardcore’… Corgan is of course referring to Paul Heyman, whom Punk credited with launching his WWE career. Heyman’s name is taboo on WWE broadcasts, which made the promo all the more shocking. You can follow Billy Corgan onRead More
– Former WWE talent Shelly Martinez is hosting a live free chat tonight with Billy Corgan of the The Smashing Pumpkins. It takes place tonight at 9:00 p.m. at ShellyMartinez.org. Martinez, as well as Raven and Cheerleader Melissa, appear in The Pumpkins’ latest music video. — WWE Hall of Famer Jesse Ventura appears on the late-night syndicated radio talk show Coast To Coast AM next Tuesday. — Natalya beat Rosa Mendes in a dark match prior to tonight’s SmackDown taping in Roanoke, Virginia. According to an attendee, the match endedRead More