According to Apple, Songs of Innocence has been downloaded at least 2 million times since it’s release during the company's new product event on September 9 (forever known as Apple Tuesday) – it’s an amazing feat, conceived by Apple and their new Beats Electronics collaborators – a strategy designed to convince the masses that Apple IS, without question the undisputed leader in smartphone design, technology AND digital music distribution.
What happens when a bunch of young people are put into an environment that is scarce on adults? It’s the premise of The Maze Runner, about teens who forced to live in the middle of a maze with no memories and no adults.
The new trailer is out for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1. This is not JUST the most anticipated teen movie of the fall, it is the most anticipated movie of the YEAR according to Fandango ticket buyers.
Expect a bigger splash from Dolphin Tale 2, it’s even better than the first. The sequel brings back the elements kids love most, enabling me to decipher just why kids responded to the first film with such enthusiasm.
Once a group in search of a sound – now a machine geared for hits. Maroon 5 is back and – if you love the thought of buying an album and getting your money’s worth – there’s no chance of disappointment with V, the group’s latest album release.
How does a retro soundtrack of 60’s and 70s hits become one of the biggest selling albums of the year? Because like your favorite dish or desert, the Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack is like comfort food for your ears.
For those of you who still haven’t seen the movie – don’t worry; I won’t give away any crucial plot points – except for the one that establishes the reason for the soundtrack’s playlist of throwback hits.