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Hollywood Film Awards: “Why It Mattered”

“This was a great opportunity for a studio and its talent, especially now that the show is on CBS (regardless of the ratings – 4.1 million) – essentially, a free ad for a movie that is about to be released. (The telecast itself told viewers right at the beginning that[...]

Aerosmith’s records catalog will be available on iTunes

HollywoodNews.com: The classic Columbia Records catalog recordings (1973-1987) of Aerosmith, America’s all-time top-selling rock and roll band, will be available for the first time digitally on the iTunes Store beginning Tuesday, September 6. Pre-orders for the full albums begin today on iTunes (www.itunes.com). An essential canon of music from one[...]

Britney Spears is set to launch a multi-platform campaign

HollywoodNews.com: Britney Spears is set to launch a multi-platform campaign of her eagerly awaited video, “I Wanna Go.” This Sunday Spears will simultaneously air an exclusive 30-second teaser on Bravo’s popular “Watch What Happens: Live ” and on VEVO. The teaser leads up to the full video[...]

“Inception” and “The Dark Knight” trigger Warner’s new “App Edition” initiative

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Christopher Nolan remains at the cutting-edge of modern movie stortytelling, so it makes sense for Warner Bros. Digital Distribution’s test new digital waters with two of Nolan’s most groundbreaking films. WBDD revealed two “App Editions” of Nolan’s feature films “Inception” and “The Dark Knight.” These apps, now available[...]

‘The Social Network’ most downloaded movie on iTunes

HollywoodNews.com: “The Social Network” has had a momentous weekend as it heads into the final stretch of Oscars campaigning season. The film about the founding of Internet phenomenon Facebook not only picked up two awards this weekend for screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, who received the USC Scripter and WGA awards for[...]

James Cameron, OK GO to be honored by Producers Guild of America

HollywoodNews.com: The Producers Guild of America has announced the 2010 “Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers,” an honor which recognizes individuals and teams that have made the most significant contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling over the past year. The recipients will be honored at an[...]

Prince says “the internet’s completely over”

HollywoodNews.com: Prince has been in the music industry long enough to see it transform into the digital age and even watch vinyl make a comeback. For someone who has won a handful of Grammy Awards and is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it’s safe to[...]

Arcade Fire to release “The Suburbs” on August 3rd

HollywoodNews.com: Canadian band Arcade Fire have become a staple in the indie rock genre for some time now. Their 2008 release of “Neon Bible” garnered them a Juno Award for Alternative Album of the Year. Since then the band have been working on their third album, “The Suburbs,” and have[...]

The iPad…and how it will affect the industry

LIVE UPDATES via Engadget.com: Keep refreshing as the page updates: 11:26AM No phone calls from what we can tell. 11:26AM So to recap. No multitasking. No word on notifications. 11:20AM “We will be shipping these in 60 days. 3G models will ship in 90 days.” 11:18AM “And just like we were able to meet or[...]