Guitarist and singer-songwriter for the grunge rock-band Smashing Pumpkins, the group known for appears like “Bullet With Butterfly Wings” and “Today,” as well as the additional task Zwan. He gathered over 10,000 football cards as a kid. He founded the Smashing Pumpkins in the past due 1980s. After disbanding the Smashing Pumpkins in 2000, he reunited the music group in 2005. He wedded Christine Fabian in June 1993 plus they divorced in 1997. He welcomed a child called Augustus with Chloe Mendel in 2015. His music using the Smashing Pumpkins continues to be remixed by Moby.