Quick Update: Billy Corgan Interrupts MTV Show in Mexico to Fight Some Mexican Wrestlers
Billy Corgan from rock band Smashing Pumpkins performs with a Mexican westler during the recording of the 'World Stage of MTV' television show, at Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City on August 26, 2010 AFP PHOTO/Alfredo Estrella
AFP PHOTO/Alfredo Estrella (via Ozphoria)
A few minutes ago, as many people reported to us from the stadium in Mexico City where the Smashing Pumpkins are playing a show for MTV, Billy Corgan interrupted the acoustic version of "Disarm" to fight three Mexican wrestlers!
Corgan is an avid sports fan, and has been involved in the world of pro-wrestling in the past:
This is a screencapture of his appearance a few years ago at a ECW wrestling match:
(the video itself was deleted by the ECW)
He also adapted the Pumpkins' biggest hit as a commercial for a TNA pay per view event:
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