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Smashing Pumpkins: Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco

Joel Selvin, San Francisco Chronicle, 29 April 1994

GIVEN Smashing Pumpkins' penchant for cheesy psychedelic touches to decorate their end-of-the-world sonics, the red-hot rockers seemed the perfect act to star at the gala reopening of the Fillmore Auditorium, even if the group wasn't the promoter's first choice.

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