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Legendary US alt-rock outfit THE SMASHING PUMPKINS will visit NZ for a one off Auckland show this August and to celebrate NZRock is giving you the chance to win a double pass as well as the new album ‘Oceania’!

According to frontman Billy Corgan the Auckland show (and others on the Australasian tour) will see the debut of a unique stage design created to reflect the visual themes to go along with the full presentation of their new album.

“Australia is the perfect place to usher in a new era of THE SMASHING PUMPKINS, where we look to combine an epic rock show with the latest in visual mapping technology to create a one-of-a-kind experience for our fans,” says Corgan.

Formed in 1988, THE SMASHING PUMPKINS have sold over 30 million albums to date! Their classic albums such as ‘Gish’ (1991), ‘Siamese Dream’ (1993) and ‘Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness’ (1995) have all gone platinum and multi-platinum.

THE SMASHING PUMPKINS will perform at Vector Arena in Auckland on August 4th 2012.

To enter this competition simply tell us which venue THE SMASHING PUMPKINS played at when they visited Auckland in 2010. Email your answer to [email protected]. This competition closes at 10am on Friday 27th July 2012 and the winner will be contacted by email the same day. Good luck!