Sony Entertainment Network Marketing Manager Jeff Safran is here with the new Sony Music and Video Unlimited releases for this weekend, as follows:
This week, the Music Unlimited service features new releases from Frank Ocean and HELLYEAH, as well as titles from artists including Nas, No Doubt, Boys Like Girls, Matisyahu, Bloc Party, The Killers, and many more.
Plus, don't forget to enter to win a VIP Concert experience in Chicago during one for the biggest music events of the year! Tickets to Lollapalooza, FILTER Magazine after parties, flights and hotel are all for grabs in our new sweepstakes - head over to the Sony Entertainment Network Facebook page and enter now - the promotion ends TONIGHT AT 11:59 PM PDT!!!
Calling all knuckleheads! From the fiercely funny Farrelly Brothers (There's Something About Mary) comes this contemporary take on the world's most beloved classic comedy trio... The Three Stooges! Find the movie in New Releases this week.
Also new this week in Movies is Will Ferrell making his Spanish-language debut in Casa de mi Padre, a story that sees a Mexican rancher's son (Ferrell), try to save his family homestead from financial woes. In Collections & Sales, get more $5 movies in Own $5 Films featuring Thriller this week.
There's no better way to spend the evening than cowering beneath your blanket while watching Hell Night or The Girl Next Door.
Also, it's your last chance to take advantage of our Fanboy Double Features. Ending July 23rd, the promotion gives you special deals on a variety of double features for comic book lovers.
Head over to www.VUnlimited.com/fanboy and check it out!
Featured New Releases:
Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
OFWGKTA (or better known as Odd Future) is known for some outlandish behavior, primarily from leader Tyler, the Creator and hijinks associated with their Jackass-esque prank TV show, Loiter Squad. However, outside the backpacker hip-hop leanings, OF's biggest swing at mainstream success falls into the hands of member Frank Ocean, who has created a tidal wave of buzz leading up to the release of this debut.
The usual chaos surrounding Odd Future hits the eye of the storm in Ocean, featuring smooth R&B that teeters the line of the "indie" cred of the collective and the beacon of light towards the talent that they hold. The groundswell is in full force with this critically acclaimed effort that makes its own noise outside the noisiness of its origins.
If You Like: Usher, Chris Brown, Ne-Yo
Recommended Track: "Thinkin Bout You"
HELLYEAH - Band of Brothers
The music industry has had its fair share of supergroups lately, from the Joss Stone/Mick Jagger lead Superheavy and the folk outfit New Multiudes (featuring Jim James and Jay Farrar) However, in a world of new collaborations, one has proven massive success, the metal masterpiece that is HELLYEAH.
Featuring members of Mudvayne, Pantera, Nothingface and Damageplan, their previous two albums have debuted in the Top 10, with legions of devoted fans spreading the word. The common ties between the bands are clear and this album, more than any of them, really projects the paths of these artists from their previous bands to now and presents it as brand new.
If You Like: Mudvayne, Pantera, Nothingface
Recommended Track: "War in Me"
Other Featured Albums Available This Week [7/17/12]
Nas - Life Is Good
Hans Zimmer - The Dark Knight Rises: Original Movie Soundtrack
Jason Aldean - "Take a Little Ride (single")
No Doubt - "Settle Down (single)"
Boys Like Girls - Crazy World - EP
Matisyahu - Spark Seeker
P!nk - "Blow Me (One Last Kiss) (single")
The Killers - "The Runaways (single)"
Missy Higgins - Ol' Razzle Dazzle
Bloc Party - "Octopus (single)"
Citizen Cope - One Lovely Day
Plan B - ill Manors
Baroness - Yellow & Green
Old Crow Medicine Show - Carry Me Back
Pierce the Veil - Collide with the Sky
Alberta Cross - Songs of Patience
Crosby, Stills & Nash - CSN 2012
Milo Greene - Milo Greene
JEFF the Brotherhood - Hypnotic Nights
Kidz Bop Kids - KIDZ BOP 22
Coming Up Next Week [7/24/12]
Rick Ross - God Forgives, I Don't
Passion Pit - Gossamer
The Gaslight Anthem - Handwritten
Slipknot - Antennas To Hell
Jennifer Lopez - Dance Again...The Hits
Love and Theft - Love and Theft
Rodriguez - Searching For Sugar Man
Fang Island - Major
The Jacka - The Jacka Presents Artist Records
Bad Boy Joe - Jersey Shore "Non Stop Fist Pumpin DJ Mix #1"
Eternal Summers - Correct Behavior
Reks - REBELutionary
Purity Ring - Shrines
RJD2 - The Abandoned Lullaby (Instrumentals)
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