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The Smashing Pumpkins will bring their summer tour with former Oasis frontman Noel Gallagher and his band, the High-Flying Birds to the Walmart AMP on Friday, Aug. 23. Special guest AFI will open the show.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 8. Tickets range from $35-$129.50 plus fees, and can be purchased at www.amptickets.com or by calling 479-443-5600. or by visiting the Walton Arts Center box office in Fayetteville. In-person purchases can be made at the Walmart AMP box office in Rogers from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on March 8 or at the Walton Arts Center box office in Fayetteville Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Saturday, noon until 4 p.m.
Smashing Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan is one of three founding members still part of the lineup that began in 1988 and found mainstream success with 1993’s four-time multi-platinum Siamese Dream and 1995’s ten-time multi-platinum Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. The band’s most-recent album is Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol. 1/LP: No Past, No Future, No Sun, released in November. Recorded at Shangri La Studios with legendary producer Rick Rubin, the album is the band’s first in 18 years.