Tag: music


by Jim Abell
March 10, 2009
…and sometimes a picture is all it takes.


by Daniel Pickett
February 5, 2009
(New York, February 5th, 2009) — Solar Storms!  Killer Comets!  A Trip Through the Galactic Plane!  These cosmic events are nothing compared to the upcoming RZA action figures.  Skyfarm Studios is set to release a series of action figures based on the legendary producer/rapper/actor for late 2009 — with an original #1 comic book inside!   About the RZA action figure: Stylized…


by Daniel Pickett
August 5, 2008
The team has been working fast and furious to get all of the pictures in our Comic Con 2008 gallery labeled, and we are just about done.  There are a few more galleries still to be added, but the lion’s share are up now for your enjoyment.  Check out our coverage of the toys, the…


by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2008
MOTÖRHEAD frontman Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister recently spoke to the Artisan News Service about the Lemmy Icon Figure, which is about to begin shipping from Locoape, creators of iconic figures and collectibles via www.lemmyfigure.com. In addition to a standard edition an edition of 2,500 pieces is one exclusive that includes an individually numbered MOTÖRHEAD "Ace of…


by Daniel Pickett
April 30, 2008
 First Wave of Electronic “Batman-Gear” Scheduled to Debut in May 2008   MARIETTA, GA (APRIL 2008) — Digital Blue™, the innovator in electronics and software for the youth market is proud to announce a licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Comics. Digital Blue brings its expertise in value-priced digital cameras…


by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2008
SCOOP #6 Bif Bang Pow’s! Scott Ian Bobble  Our final scoop of the week comes from our new friends over at BifBangPow!  This one is hot off the presses!   Here is your first look at the Scott Ian of Anthrax bobble that was announced a few weeks back.  Continuing in the bobbling footsteps of their…


by Daniel Pickett
March 18, 2008
  Bif Bang Pow! Announces Agreement with Anthrax Guitarist to Produce Scott Ian Collectibles LOS ANGELES, CA (March 18, 2008) – Scott Ian, co-founder and rhythm guitarist of the seminal heavy metal group Anthrax, just signed a licensing deal with toy company Bif Bang Pow! to produce action figures and bobble heads in his image….


by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2007
HONG KONG—Corgi International Limited (Nasdaq GM:CRGI) today announced that it had entered into a Licensing agreement on a multi year deal for a range of Beatles and Yellow Submarine Die Cast Collectables. Through to 2010  This worldwide agreement will allow Corgi International to do territory specific programs utilizing iconic Beatles imagery on a range of…


by Daniel Pickett
April 29, 2007
Snow Patrol’s video for their new song "Signal Fire", an original song and video from the upcoming Spiderman 3 Soundtrack in stores May 1st


by Daniel Pickett
April 10, 2007
Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora set for release in August 2007   TEMPE, Ariz. –McFarlane Toys has announced that Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora are the latest musicians to join their expanding collection of music action figures. The figures will be released in August of 2007 and will retail between $10-12.  “Bon Jovi…


by Daniel Pickett
November 16, 2006
        LOS ANGELES, CA, November 13, 2006 – BandMerch, Inc., a leader in entertainment merchandising, today announced a partnership with SOTA Toys to exclusively manufacture and distribute collectible dolls for each member of the multi-platinum rock band Fall Out Boy.  The dolls will be available starting in November 2006 through retail stores such as…


by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2006
Here’s a cool, one of a kind little item I thought you guys would dig. As you may recall Kid Robot did an extremely limited  run of vinyl figures based on Jamie Hewlett’s designs for the "animated" personas of the band the "Gorillaz."       Many fans salivated over these, but a lot couldn’t justify…