Chloe Mendel & Billy Corgan talk faux fur, animal activism and Smashing Pumpkins’ reunion

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Billy Corgan, Chloe Mendel and Elysabeth Alfano

WGN Radio’s Elysabeth Alfano sits down with Chloe Mendel & Billy Corgan for their first joint interview in a WGN Radio exclusive!

Chloe talks about her fabulous fashion label, Maison Atia, and how she’s using her family’s long history as furriers in a new, animal friendly way.

They also discuss her and Billy’s heavy involvement with PAWS Chicago and other animal activist groups, their bi-coastal family life with two young children and Smashing Pumpkins‘ upcoming European tour.

Keep up with all things Elysabeth Alfano at and listen to the Awesome Vegans podcast here.

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