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Movers & Groovers : Patricia Parra joins Shazam as Chief Marketing Officer

by Will Corry on June 12, 2014

Movers & Groovers : Patricia Parra joins Shazam as Chief Marketing Officer | Fresh Marketing News | Scoop.it

Shazam® today announced that Patricia Parra has joined the company as its Chief Marketing Officer and will report to the CEO, Rich Riley.

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These will be the most popular World Cup videos – we guarantee it

by Will Corry on June 2, 2014

The Vengaboys are back for the World Cup - and now they're sexier than ever. Perhaps even too sexy for pre-watershed television. Watch their new video Note it's NSFW

Everyone's guilty 90s pleasure are responsible for hits like Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom!! and We Like to Party and are back on the Vengabus heading straight to Brazil.

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Kantar Research : Amazon dominates CD, DVD and game sales in the UK

by Will Corry on May 31, 2014

A third of spend on physical CDs, DVDs and games in the UK is now online

Data from Kantar Worldpanel, @K_Worldpanel for the 12 weeks ending 13 April 2014, shows that one in three pounds spent on physical music, video and games is going online - a trend which is benefitting online giant Amazon in particular.

Another significant winner this quarter is GAME which has grown its share of the market ahead of its stock market float.

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Video : If you like music, take 2 minutes to feel good

by Will Corry on May 28, 2014

In April 2012 Copenhagen Phil (Sjællands Symfoniorkester) surprised the passengers in the Copenhagen Metro by playing Griegs Peer Gynt. All music was performed and recorded in the metro.

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Product integration / It’s blatant commercialism but on the plus side we do see Penelope Cruz

by Will Corry on May 13, 2014

In a product placement/integration stunt that should have felt forced but didn't, the first several minutes of last Thursday's Jimmy Kimmel show didn't begin with his monologue, rather, it began with a Nespresso ad featuring spokeswoman Penelope Cruz. Via adRants

As Jimmy gets ready for the show, he runs into Cruz -- along with the rest of his staff -- backstage and they're all hanging out drinking coffee.

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The Crystal Palace Cheerleaders could prove to be a huge distraction for Liverpool

by Will Corry on May 4, 2014

As Liverpool prepare the crunch tie at Selhurst Park on Monday, the Crystal Palace cheerleaders have been at it again – unleashing their latest video offering with some serious lip-syncing and dancing to Swedish DJ duo, Icona Pop’s smash hit I Love It.

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Video : This 45 year old is still amazingly hot but “the song is cringe worthy”

by Will Corry on March 20, 2014


Video "A desperate attempt to be young" - This 45 year old is still amazingly hot but the song is the bad thing. The brand new album Kiss Me Once - is trending and available now. Watch it here.

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Noah Harris – directed promo produced by Blink Films and Prodigious Launches

by Assistant Editor on February 27, 2014

Release of new Julio Bashmore track ‘Peppermint’

‘Peppermint’ by Julio Bashmore has been released, with a highly technical accompanying promo from acclaimed animation director Noah Harris from Blink Films. The work was produced at the Prodigious facility on Whitfield Street, London, part of the Publicis Groupe’s global production platform. [more…]

Sir : Would you care to watch Jaguar’s Super Bowl ad right now?

by Will Corry on January 29, 2014

 

mmmmmh! That is one sexy commercial. Great soundtrack to it too!

Our cast of British Villains (http://www.britishvillains.com) -- Sir Ben Kingsley, Tom Hiddleston and Mark Strong -- and Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper. Have you ever noticed how in Hollywood, all the villains are played by Brits? Let us introduce you to the newest British Villain that will make you forget all the usual suspects. #GoodToBeBad  Watch the video.

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The Profumo Affair / “High jinks and low-life characters running amok at the heart of the stuffy, complacent British Establishment”

by Will Corry on January 4, 2014

Sex, Lies, and Class Politics Set to Music

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s indignation at the scapegoating of Stephen Ward 50 years ago inspires a hit stage musical about the Profumo Affair

Strange is as apt a description of the Profumo Affair as any.

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