Jack White’s ‘Lazaretto’ Breaks Vinyl Sales Record

Earlier today, Third Man Records announced on Facebook that Jack White’s new solo album, Lazaretto, saw over 40,000 vinyl records purchased in the single week that passed since it came out June 10. That’s in the US alone, too. This means White broke the 1-week Soundscan record of most vinyl sales in a week. To gauge how huge this is, […]

Watch Ol’ Dirty Bastard Be Resurrected Via Hologram At Rock The Bells

Yesterday we brought you footage of Bone Thugs ‘N Harmony resurrecting fallen rap icon Eazy-E during their performance at Rock The Bells in San Bernardino, California. The response was mixed, just like our reaction, and this morning we have footage of another legend being brought back to life at the West Coast festival. In the […]

Widow Of Ol’ Dirty Bastard Files Cease And Desist Against Rock The Bells

The widow of Wu-Tang Clan member Ol’ Dirty Bastard has filed a cease and desist order against Rock The Bells to stop a planned hologram performance from the late rapper. Icelene Jones, who spoke exclusively with HipHopDX, claims she was never approached about the performance even though she alone has the rights to approve whether […]

THE FUTURE IS CLEAR: Watch “Hologram Feist” Perform In Canada

When fallen legend Tupac Shakur was brought back to life as a dancing, rapping hologram at Coachella last year people were everything from shocked to amazed. The progress of projection technology has made the recreation of physical beings stunningly realistic, especially from a distance, but following the events at Coachella most the hype for the […]

Hologram Makers Announce “Iconic British Superstar” is Next

Yesterday, UTG caught wind that one of the companies behind the Tupac hologram, Digital Domain, was filing for bankruptcy. Today, it’s known that Musion, another company behind the hologram, announced that they will do a hologram of an “iconic British superstar” at the Best of Britannia event in London. The October event aims for arts […]

Elvis Presley To Appear As A Hologram

It appears that Tupac Shakur won’t be the only legendary artist returning from the grave. That’s right folks, the King Of Rock-N-Roll himself, Elvis Presley, is set to make a holographic return. According to reports, Digital Domain Media Group, the company behind the Tupac hologram, have worked out a deal with Core Media Group. The […]

DAMMIT: TLC Reunion Tour On The Way, Hologram Lisa “Left Eye” Lopez Planned

TMZ is reporting that TLC are in the early stages of planning a reunion/comeback tour later this year and yes, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopez will be with them. What’s that? You thought Left Eye died 10 years ago in a car accident somewhere in Honduras? She did. And before you ask, no, the zombie apocalypse […]

DAMMIT: Common Wants A J Dilla Hologram

By now most of you have probably seen, or at least read about the hologram 2Pac that performed alongside Snoop Dogg during the closing night of Coachella. Some love it, others hate it, and some still do not understand how the trick even works, but no matter what your opinion there is no denying what […]

LIVE VIDEO: Snoop Dogg Ressurects Tupac At Coachella for Hologram Performance

This is some next level stuff: legendary rapper Snoop Dogg at his Sunday performance at Coachella  brought deceased rapper Tupac back to life to perform three songs, “Come With Me,” “Hail Mary” and “Gangsta Party.” Now, this isn’t some hokey jumbotron super imposed version of a rapper taken too early from the world, it looked […]