The new version of Smashing Pumpkins, consisting of Corgan and a revolving lineup, has released and toured new albums extensively since the 2007 reunion album, Zeitgeist.
, the pop-rock album that would put them on the map internationally and land them a radio hit in the U. with "Untouched." The Veronicas filled the much needed void of alternative pop-stardom, eventually obtaining mega fame at a young age. The twins found themselves in a contractual bind, stiffed creatively and emotionally.
Jess: I think the metaphysical world is something we've always been interested in.
We were encouraged from a very young age to believe in magic. As we got older, I was always very drawn to manifesting my own destiny...learning how to do spells and personal ritual. I would always find that when I really meditated on something I really wanted I would always get it.
They disappeared, at least to American eyes, for seven years.
In that time, they've been invested in self-discovery and health, exploring new sounds and new friendships.