The Smashing Pumpkins are holding a listening party on lake Michigan called the Oceania Cruise.

Billy Corgan with Terri Hemmert at The National Radio Hall of Fame

This morning Billy Corgan joined Terri Hemmert on 93XRT and announced a very special listening party to be known as the Oceania Cruise set for June 12th. Billy said he might even play some songs.

Billy Corgan said you can hear Oceania on iTunes on June 12th. Billy is putting his trust in his fans to say if its a good album or not. The Smashing Pumpkins next album Oceania is set for a release on June 19th.

15 lucky fans can win tickets for the event via 93XRT as well as directly from the Smashing Pumpkins, who are holding a contest on Facebook. Write an essay on your Facebook wall to tell the Pumpkins why you should be there. Read more about it here.