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Friday, July 3, 2015

AX Day 01: Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley receive prestigious award, exhibit hall opens

Written by Jade Inglada and Jesus Figueroa

The official first day of Anime Expo 2015 kicks off with a memorable concert, the chalk twins with a new large chalk drawing and the exhibition hall filled with anime fans.

Japanese pop girl group Momoiro Clover Z led about 4,000 fans through its lively American concert debut at Anime Expo 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

'A la Mala' DVD giveaway

Written by Jesus Figueroa

"A la Mala" arrives on DVD (Plus Digital), Digital HD And On Demand August 4. Thisfunktional has got a copy to give away to one lucky winner.

Here's how to enter:

Anime Expo Day 0: Registration, guest of honor interviews, voltage media event

Shenron the legendary dragon from Dragon Ball Z. (Photo by Jesus Figueroa)
Written by Jesus Figueroa

Anime Expo 2015 prepares to start as thousands of people line up at the Los Angeles Convention Center on July 1, one day before the convention starts, to pick up their badges early.

While industry professionals and vendors set up in the main hall, thousands of anime fans pick up their badges, schedules and goodie bags to prepare for the four-day event.

Guests of honor spent the day talking with press and preparing for AX2015.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

JONNY POLONSKY Premieres Music Video for 'Lay Down Your Arms'

Premieres Music Video for
"Lay Down Your Arms" via CLASH Magazine
Check it out, here:
"Jonny Polonsky may well be a new name to most, but mark it down - it's one you'll hear again and again...New album 'The Other Side of Midnight' is out now, and captured a certain David Lynch-ian treatment of the twilight gloom."
-CLASH Magazine 
New Album "The Other Side of Midnight" Out Now
Mixed at David Lynch's Asymmetrical Studios and Mixed by Lynch's
Longtime Collaborator/Engineer, Dean Hurley (Twin Peaks)

"It's a haunting and driving mix of distorted guitar strums, gritty brooding vocals and a haunting atmospheric that is both melodic and mysterious."
"The guy was born to be a rock star and he makes the music to back it up."
- Black Francis of The Pixies
"Baby, you're a real motherfucker. And I mean that in the best sense of the word."
- Neil Diamond
"He came to CBGB's Gallery and ripped it up...The charm of it is that he's brought it into his own thing... He does it with soul."
- Jeff Buckley

Playboy playmate Raquel Pomplun hosts ‘Self/less’ screening

Written by Jesus Figueroa

First Mexican-American Playmate of the year Raquel Pomplun hosts a special iPic theater screening of “Self/less” in Los Angeles.

After the screening Pomplun joined guests at a reception where she spoke with guest and took photos.

As a biochemistry major, Pomplun was thrilled at the opportunity to host the screening for the sci-fi film.

Thisfunktional Magazine