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Smashing Pumpkins Re-issuing 'The Aeroplane Flies High' Box Set

by Amber Lee

Maybe Billy Corgan is running out of money or maybe the label keeps pushing them, but the Smashing Pumpkins keep issuing and re-issuing box sets. To their credit, all the recent ones have been loaded with with a redonkulous amount of bonus tracks. The latest re-issue of 'The Aeroplane Flies High' box set was 90 previously unreleased tracks. 90! That includes demos, alternate versions of songs, live recordings, etc. It's due out July 23rd. 

TRACKLISTING

CD1: Bullet With Butterfly Wings

  1. Bullet with Butterfly Wings
  2. ...Said Sadly
  3. You're All I've Got Tonight
  4. Clones (We're All)
  5. A Night Like This
  6. Destination Unknown
  7. Dreaming
  8. Deluxe Edition Bonus Tracks:
  9. Movers and Shakirs
  10. Germans in Leather Pants
  11. Millieu
  12. Jackboot
  13. A/Ab/E/B/F#
  14. Rings
  15. Ugly
  16. Blaster Caster
  17. Little Ditty
  18. Verily I Say
  19. New Waver
  20. The Groover
  21. Ravi Revi Roo
  22. On The Loose
  23. Slurry
  24. tracks 8 – 22 Recorded at Gravity Studios, Chicago, IL, March 15, 1994 – March 16, 1994 

CD2: 1979

  1. 1979
  2. Ugly
  3. Believe
  4. Cherry
  5. The Boy
  6. Set the Ray to Jerry
  7. Deluxe Edition Bonus Tracks:
  8. Tonight, Tonight (acoustic version/instrumental rough)
  9. Jupiter's Lament (billy solo)
  10. Zero (8trk demo)
  11. Marquis in Spades (8trk demo)
  12. Have Love Will Travel (8trk demo)
  13. Infinite Sadness (siamese outtake)
  14. 1979 (acoustic)
  15. Aeroplane Flies High (acoustic snippet)
  16. Take me Down (instrumental)
  17. Star Song (dat mix/vocal rough) 

CD3: Zero

  1. Zero
  2. God
  3. Mouths of Babes
  4. Tribute to Johnny
  5. Marquis in Spades
  6. Pennies
  7. Pastichio Medley
  8. LP ONLY: 7. Pastichio Medley (with fades)
    Deluxe Edition Bonus Tracks:
  9. By Starlight
  10. Set The Ray to Jerry
  11. Mouths of Babes
  12. Cupid de Locke
  13. Galapagos
  14. To Forgive
  15. Lily (my one & only)
  16. Here is no Why
  17. Tracks 8 – 15 Recorded Live at the Double Door, Chicago, IL, February, 27 1995 

CD4: Tonight, Tonight

  1. Tonight, Tonight
  2. Meladori Magpie
  3. Rotten Apples
  4. Medellia of the Gray Skies
  5. Jupiter's Lament
  6. Blank
  7. Tonite Reprise
  8. Deluxe Edition Bonus Tracks:
  9. Stumbleine
  10. Ugly
  11. Meladori Magpie
  12. God
  13. Love
  14. Pissant
  15. Hello Kitty Kat
  16. Special Winner's Song
  17. I Just Wanna Make Love To You
  18. Tracks 8 – 16 Recorded Live at the Double Door, Chicago, IL, February, 21, 27, 28, 1995 

CD5: Thirty-Three

  1. Thrity-Three
  2. The Last Song
  3. The Aeroplane Flies High
  4. Transformer
  5. The Bells
  6. My Blue Heaven
  7. Deluxe Edition Bonus Tracks:
  8. Silverfuck (live 7/10/96) 

Deluxe Edition Live CD:
CD6: Live Inside the Dark Globe

  1. Where Boys Fear To Tread Cleveland, Ohio 7.3.96
  2. Zero
    San Francisco, California 2.7.96
  3. Fuck You / An Ode To No One
    Stockholm, Sweden 4.10.96
  4. X.Y.U. 
    Los Angeles, California 2.3.96
  5. To Forgive 
    Washington, D.C. 1.6.96
  6. Thirty-Three 
    New York City, New York 1.11.96
  7. Tonight, Tonight 
    New York City, New York 1.11.96
  8. Lily (My One And Only) 
    Washington, D.C. 1.5.96
  9. Porcelina Of The Vast Oceans
    Cleveland, Ohio 7.3.96
  10. Jellybelly
    Gent, Belgium 4.6.96
  11. Bullet With Butterfly Wings
    Los Angeles, California 2.3.96
  12. By Starlight
    Buffalo, New York 7.2.96
  13. Bodies 
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 7.5.96
  14. Silverfuck
  15. Copenhagen, Denmark 4.9.96 

Deluxe Edition Concert DVD:
Malsaucy Lake, Belfort, France, July 4, 1997

  1. Glimpses
  2. Where Boys Fear To Tread
  3. Eye
  4. Tonight, Tonight
  5. Transformer
  6. Thru The Eyes Of Ruby
  7. The End Is The Beginning Is The End
  8. By Starlight
  9. Bullet With Butterfly Wings
  10. Muzzle
  11. 1979
  12. X.Y.U.
  13. Porcelina Of The Vast Oceans
  14. The Aeroplane Flies High (Turns Left, Looks Right) 

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