Don’t front. You know it’s a good lead: Quasar, /ˈkwāˌzär/, noun: 1. “A massive and extremely remote celestial object, emitting exceptionally large amounts of energy, and typically having a star-like image” (Google). 2. The name of the new song the Smashing Pumpkins opened with at their sold-out tour kickoff at Los Angeles’ Wiltern Theatre. 3. Useful shorthand for describing Chicago alterna-rock legend Billy Corgan with (or without) his band.
Read it at SPIN. Set list below …
FRAIL AND BEDAZZLED
THRU THE EYES OF RUBY
MY LOVE IS WINTER
BULLET WITH BUTTERFLY WINGS