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WBZ Archives: Commercials From 1979
WBZ Archives: Commercials From 1979Take a look at the ads for defunct local retailers like Zayres, Bradlees, Jordan Marsh, Purity Supreme and more on WBZ-TV back in 1979. Zacks Equity Research 0:00read more
Source: MSN
Published on Sat, 21 Apr 2018 04:10:00 GMT
TV needs fewer commercials, but the math is going to be hard
TV needs fewer commercials, but the math is going to be hardThe ad industry generally accepts that reducing TV's commercial clutter would be valuable for marketers. But just how valuable it would be will one of the flashpoints at this year's upfronts, where networks will offer the bulk of their commercial inventory ...read more
Source: Ad Age
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:20:00 GMT
What to Know about Auditioning for Commercials vs. Broadway
What to Know about Auditioning for Commercials vs. BroadwayBinder Casting isn’t new to New York City. It’s the company that has cast “The Lion King” on Broadway for over 20 years—plus New York runs of “The King and I,” “A Chorus Line,” and Oscar–winning films like “Chicago” and ...read more
Source: Backstage
Published on Fri, 20 Apr 2018 06:30:00 GMT
TV commercials for prescription drugs 'doing more harm than good'
TV commercials for prescription drugs 'doing more harm than good'There are few more brazen examples of healthcare practices that put industry profits ahead of patient interests than hawking prescription drugs in cheerful, 60-second TV commercials. It's such a surefire recipe for misinformation and manipulation that ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT
Republican Lawmakers Are Now Getting Their Ideas From Fox News Commercials
Republican Lawmakers Are Now Getting Their Ideas From Fox News CommercialsIt’s alarming to see so much of the Republican governing agenda inspired by Fox News hosts, but things have reached a crisis point when lawmakers start taking their cues from the commercials. In late March, Rep. Alex Mooney (R-W.Va.) introduced a bill to ...read more
Source: HuffPost
Published on Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:42:56 GMT
ESPN Will Air Formula One With No Commercials For All Of 2018
ESPN Will Air Formula One With No Commercials For All Of 2018The absolute worst part of being a motorsport fan in the United States is the constant interruption of racing action for commercial breaks. When will the beast that is capitalism be satisfied? Yet ESPN heard our complaints about how their treatment of ...read more
Source: Jalopnik
Published on Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:31:00 GMT
LodiDodi Releases Pair of Commercials Discussing Adult Cannabis Consumption
LodiDodi Releases Pair of Commercials Discussing Adult Cannabis ConsumptionCo-founder Kiran Sthankiya commented "With legalization approaching, it's time we had an honest conversation about adults choosing cannabis for non-medicinal needs. Adults shouldn't feel ashamed of enjoying a product that has been proven to be safer than ...read more
Source: Newswire
Published on Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:48:00 GMT
Kristaps Porzingis Throws A Pigeon In One Of Kobe Bryant’s Four New BODYARMOR Commercials
Kristaps Porzingis Throws A Pigeon In One Of Kobe Bryant’s Four New BODYARMOR CommercialsKobe Bryant has transitioned to his life after the NBA nicely. Earlier this year, Bryant won an Academy Award for Best Animated Short, as his acclaimed short film Dear Basketball helped him take home the accolade. Bryant wrote the short, and apparently, it ...read more
Source: Uproxx
Published on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 05:06:00 GMT
Robin Schulz's 'Sugar' Rules Top TV Commercials Chart for March 2018
Robin Schulz's 'Sugar' Rules Top TV Commercials Chart for March 2018Plus, Alice Merton’s “No Roots” & Bobby Hebb’s 1966 hit “Sunny” debut. German DJ and producer Robin Schulz leads Billboard & Clio’s Top TV Commercials chart, powered by Shazam, for March, with his hit “Sugar,” featuring Canadian singer ...read more
Source: Billboard
Published on Fri, 13 Apr 2018 12:54:00 GMT
10 Awesome Times Metal Songs Were Used In Commercials
10 Awesome Times Metal Songs Were Used In CommercialsYou ever hear a song you know in the background of a commercial? Of course you have, that’s how our capitalist, marketing overlords get ya. But there’s a difference between Michael Jackson [RIP] and Britney shilling for Pepsi, and say…Pantera, far ...read more
Source: Metal Injection
Published on Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:43:00 GMT