The voting was tight right up to the last minute but the epic warriors of Immortals pulled out a narrow victory in the latest Theatrical Throwdown.
You’ll be able to rent Immortals on the Video Unlimited service for just $.99 in SD and $1.99 in HD (U.S. and English-speaking territories in Canada only) from Friday at 2PM Pacific through Sunday at 11PM Pacific.
The Music Unlimited continues to expand across the globe as it comes to both Belgium and the Netherlands. That makes 16 countries around the globe it’s now available in, the most of any digital music subscription service.
Keep an eye here for even more news about the Music Unlimited service as it continues to expand to additional countries, new devices and more in the coming months.
Celebrating it’s 21st year, Lollapalooza has announced the 2012 line-up for August 3rd – 5th at Grant Park in Chicago, IL.
The three day long festival features some that were expected, including the newly reunited (as of two days ago) At the Drive-In. The Black Keys are making serious rounds this summer as well as Jack White and The Shins, all supporting their latest albums. Passion Pit make their return after spending some time in the studio and Sigur Ros finally hit the US after recording their forthcoming record, Valtari. However, the biggest news is Black Sabbath, performing their only North American 2012 date after Tony Iommi was diagnosed with lymphoma.
Lots of new games hit the PlayStation Store this week. Skullgirls brings tournament-grade fighting to serious and casual gamers alike. Or you can take on the role of a piece of candy trying to find its way in to your stomach in World Gone Sour.
Monica’s personal life has been pushed into the forefront the past few years, specifically during her reality shows, Monica: The Single and Monica: Still Standing. Now that the shows are over, the context of her “New Life,” shifts to creative restructuring due to changes at her long-time label. This opened up the doors to new collaborations, including production by Missy Elliott, some writing contributions by Jazmine Sullivan and guest appearances by Wale, Rick Ross and Mary J. Blige. Something not so new? A reunion between Monica and Brandy on the track, “It All Belongs to Me,” their first song together since the smash hit, “The Boy is Mine,” in 1998.
If You Like: Brandy, Fantasia, Ashanti Recommended Track: “Without You”
The wait is almost over! The much-hyped Coachella Music & Arts Festival kicks off this Friday in Indio, California. Due to high demand, this year the fest has been extended to two identical, massively sold-out weekends, packed to the brim with incredible music.
If you can’t stand the suspense, let loose by listening to the new Coachella 2012 Premium Channel, available now on the Music Unlimited service! This limited time channel is packed with over 100 tracks from many of the artists performing, compiled into one convenient location.
Mark Wahlberg and Kate Beckingsale star in the remake of the 2008 Icelandic thriller in Contraband which takes you to the cutthroat underworld world of international smuggling. Wahlberg stars as legendary smuggler who has left his criminal past behind but must summon his old skills for one last run when a ruthless drug kingpin threatens his family. Find the movie in New Releases and own it in SD or HD!
This week The Walking Dead *only* takes up half the list of the most popular TV shows on the Video Unlimited service. With five episodes from season two on the list – including the recent season finale still in the top slot – there’s room not only for some WWE but also the third episode from the fifth season of Mad Men.
The Walking Dead | Season 2 – Beside the Dying Fire
South Park | Season 16 – Faith Hilling
Supernatural | Season 7 – Party On, Garth
WWE: Survivor Series 2011 | Season 0 – The Rock & John Cena Vs. The Miz & R-Truth
The Walking Dead | Season 2 – Better Angels
The Vampire Diaries | Season 3 – The Murder of One
The Walking Dead | Season 2 – 18 Miles Out
The Walking Dead | Season 2 – Judge, Jury, Executioner
Justice League: Doom, the winner of this week’s Theatrical Throwdown, is now available to rent for just $.99 in SD and $1.99 in HD on the Video Unlimited service to those in the U.S. and English-speaking territories of Canada until 11PM Pacific on Sunday 4/8.