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PLAYMOBIL Ghostbusters Playsets

Celebrate National Ghostbusters Day with These PLAYMOBIL Playsets

June 8th is National Ghostbusters Day and we’ve teamed up with PLAYMOBIL to share their new line of playsets inspired by the classic 1984 movie. There are six different playsets featuring familiar settings and characters like the firehouse, the Ecto-1, the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and more. Each set brings the...

Afghan Whigs

Afghan Whigs’ Showtime at the Apollo

When the Afghan Whigs last played New York City in 2014, it was October 4 and close to tour’s end supporting Do to the Beast, the band’s seventh studio album—and first following a nearly 14-year hiatus—at the Beacon Theater. Nearly three years later, the band returned to the Apollo Theater...

Warrant Return, Louder Harder Faster

Although their debut offering, Dirty Rotten Filthy Stinking Rich, wasn’t unleashed until the tail end of the hard rock-laden decade in 1989, Warrant succeeded in becoming one of the most iconic and hard-working acts of the entire ‘80s metal era. Perhaps best remembered for the title track to their equally...

The Pogues Make Beautiful Whiskey Together

Celtic punk rockers The Pogues like whiskey. Who knew? Maybe it’s those imbibe-induced Pogue tales like “Streams of Whiskey” and “Whiskey You’re the Devil” or its decades-inebriated frontman Shane MacGowan. Even though most band members don’t touch the juice these days, it was only appropriate to have an Irish Whiskey...

Samsung Unpacked Event Reveals Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5

Last week, Samsung unveiled their latest additions to their smartphone line up in the form of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Samsung Galaxy Note 5. Each of these phones will share practically the same new build and new set of Samsung-added functionality. The now larger 5.7 inch Quad HD...

King Diamond to Kick Off Tour for ‘Abigail’

Metal icon King Diamond will perform the band’s 1987 album Abigail in its entirety with San Francisco thrash rockers, Exodus, supporting them on a tour, which kicks off on October 29 and will run through December 5. The second album recorded by King Diamond following his departure from Mercyful Fate...