Posted by Mark J. Miller on June 19, 2012 11:03 AM
Has your favorite musician died? Stick around long enough and he or she will surely make an appearance again via hologram. At the rate things are going, and for the right "appearance" fee of course, you may eventually invite your own hologram Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer to perform at your wedding or other private event.
The "virtual performance" business kicked off in April when Dr. Dre debuted a hologram of Tupac Shakur on-stage at Coachella. As Entertainment Weekly notes, that was followed by plans to resurrect Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes for live shows and the re-creation of Elvis for a concert series.
It also got the Jackson family talking about whether they should bring Michael back on the road — after all, he's already on the comeback trail with Pepsi this summer as part of its (ironically) "Live For Now" marketing campaign.Continue reading...
Posted by Abe Sauer on November 9, 2009 09:01 AM
Here is a test for those who consider themselves branding types (without doing an online search): Which three of the following celebrities do not have their own brand of perfume?
- Avril Lavigne
- Jimi Hendrix
- Carlos Santana
- Gwen Stefani
- Kobe Bryant
- Tim McGraw
- Charlize Theron
- Jade Goody
- Reese Witherspoon
- Ellen DeGeneres
- Derek Jeter
So you have your guesses? Here are the ones above with personally-branded scents:Continue reading...