The Smashing Pumpkins announce North American arena tour with Jane’s Addiction

Billy Corgan (left), Dave Navarro, Chris Chaney and Perry Farrell
(Image credit: Astrida Valigorsky/Getty Images, Scott Dudelson/Getty Images)

The Smashing Pumpkins have announced an extensive arena tour of North America.

During the trek – which will criss-cross the continent from early October through mid-November – the band will be joined by another titan of '90s alt-rock, Jane's Addiction.

You can see the full itinerary for the Spirits on Fire tour – which will also feature Poppy and, on select dates, Meg Myers – below.

The poster for the Smashing Pumpkins' forthcoming North American tour with Jane's Addiction

(Image credit: Live Nation)

The Pumpkins will be promoting their most recent studio album, 2020's double-length, synth-pop-influenced Cyr.

The band are also reportedly hard at work on another project, though, a 33-song “rock opera” sequel to Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness and Machina/The Machines Of God.

“It’s kind of a rock opera," Billy Corgan said of the in-the-works album in a YouTube video in October 2020. "We feel like in many ways this completes the circle on everything we started and weren’t able to finish at that time, so we’re very excited.”

Jane's Addiction, meanwhile, last embarked on a full-scale tour in 2016, and have performed live only sporadically since. Their last studio album was 2011's The Great Escape Artist.

Tickets for the Spirits on Fire tour go on general sale this Friday, May 13 at 10 a.m. local time.

To purchase tickets, visit the Smashing Pumpkins' website.

The Smashing Pumpkins/Jane’s Addiction 2022 North American tour:

10/02 – American Airlines Center - Dallas, TX
10/03 – Toyota Center - Houston, TX
10/05 – Moody Center - Austin, TX
10/07 – Amalie Arena - Tampa, FL
10/08 – Hard Rock Casino - Hollywood, FL
10/10 – Bridgestone Arena - Nashville, TN
10/11 – State Farm Arena - Atlanta, GA
10/13 – Mohegan Sun - Uncasville, CT
10/14 – UBS Arena - Belmont Park, NY
10/16 – TD Garden - Boston, MA
10/18 – Capital One Arena - Washington, DC
10/19 – Madison Square Garden - New York City, NY
10/21 – Wells Fargo Center - Philadelphia, PA
10/22 – PPG Paints Arena - Pittsburgh, PA
10/24 – Scotiabank Arena - Toronto, ON
10/26 – Bell Centre - Montreal, QC
10/27 – Centre Videotron - Quebec City, QC
10/29 – Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse - Cleveland, OH
10/30 – Fiserv Forum - Milwaukee, WI
11/01 – Enterprise Center - St. Louis, MO
11/02 – Little Caesars Arena - Detroit, MI
11/04 – Xcel Energy Center - St. Paul, MN
11/05 – United Center - Chicago, IL
11/07 – Ball Arena - Denver, CO
11/09 – Spokane Arena - Spokane, WA
11/11 – Rogers Arena - Vancouver, BC
11/12 – Climate Pledge Arena - Seattle, WA
11/13 – Moda Center - Portland, OR
11/15 – Chase Center - San Francisco, CA
11/16 – Honda Center - Anaheim, CA
11/18 – Footprint Center - Phoenix, AZ
11/19 – Hollywood Bowl - Los Angeles, CA

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.