Tag Archives: Future

Why Hollywood marketing execs love Comic-Con activations, from 'The Good Place' to … a sci-fi Taco Bell from the future?

“It’s a big, buzzworthy show and obviously a different type of role for John Krasinsky, who’s fantastic in it, so we’re really excited about it,” said Greg Hart, vice president of Amazon Video. “We thought it was a really good way to introduce that to fans, and the activation is all about playing off that and putting the fan in ...

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7 New Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: Future, Meek, iLoveMakonnen, More

With so much good music being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to listen to first. Every week, Pitchfork offers a run-down of significant new releases available on streaming services. This week’s batch includes new albums, mixtapes, and EPs from Future, Meek Mill, iLoveMakonnen, Years & Years, RP Boo, Bjørn Torske, and OKZharp & Manthe ...

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10 New Albums to Stream Now: Meek Mill, Future, Years & Years and More Editors’ Picks

EDITORS’ PICK: Meek Mill, Legends of the SummerMeek Mill’s legal battles and advocacy for criminal justice reform have made him a folk hero. This four-track EP seems designed to sustain heightened public interest in him – at least until he can record a proper follow-up to last year’s Wins & Losses. While brief, Legends of the Summer capably distills the usual ...

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Elvis Presley's drummer D.J. Fontana set the beat for rock 'n roll's future

Fontana, who died in his sleep on Wednesday night at age 87, had a style that blended measures of restraint with explosive moments of energy. The snare rolls that divide each verse of “Hound Dog,” for example, hit like bullets into a slingshot, pushing momentum and then snapping back. Conversely, on “Can’t Help Falling in Love,” Fontana delicately taps a ...

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