This summer, Coca-Cola plans to replace its well-known logo with 150 of Great Britain’s favorite names, a new ad informs us. The 30-second feelgood clip has been paired with the tune ‘Tongue Tied’ by L.A.-based indie rockers Grouplove.
What's The Song?
There are countless reasons to choose Verizon as your cellphone provider, a new commercial suggests. Not only does the reliable mobile operator have the largest 4GLTE network, it also received J.D. Power and Associates’ customer-service award four times in a row. So, what’s the song playing in the background of all the backslapping going on?
The ad for Victoria’s Secret new line of summer lingerie stars supermodels Candice Swanepoel, Karlie Kloss, Behati Prinsloo, Alessandra Ambrosio and Lais Ribeiro and features Wolfmother’s ‘Love Train.’ The song is a rock jam through and through, but it exudes a surprising amount of sex appeal when paired with the alluring ladies in the 15-second clip.
In the new ad for Taco Bell's Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Tacos, a Doritos bag containing the coveted tacos is passed around to ensure that everyone gets a chance to experience the delicious, zesty snack. The upbeat tune playing in the background is ‘Harlem’ by Danish alt-rockers New Politics.
T-Mobile’s new iPhone 5 commercial warns viewers not to be fooled by other cell phone carriers’ ploys to get more money with data limits, yearly contracts and other restrictions. The ad, featuring Australian electro-rockers Cut Copy’s catchy tune ‘Where I’m Going,’ depicts a room filled with mousetraps to drive home the message.
Calvin Klein has released a new cologne for men called Dark Obsession, and the ad for the fragrance features 21-year-old male model Matthew Terry, as well as the tune ‘In the City’ by Portland-based synth-pop group Chromatics.
The last installment of Heineken’s ‘Road to the Final’ campaign proves that perseverance pays off. The two-minute ad follows a man through a rushed, eventful journey to the UEFA Champions League Final, during which he charms his way onto various modes of transportation to reach his intended destination. The clip features the tune ‘Kalinka,’ originally by Russian composer Ivan Larionov with a special arrangement done by producer Ben Tarrant-Brown.
'True Blood' is one of the hottest shows on TV, so anticipation for Season 6 of the HBO vampire drama is at an all-time high. The new season premieres June 16 at 9PM ET, and the trailer is full of Anna Paquin's Sookie Stackhouse, tension and dark thrills, but there's a soulful song that tempers some of the blustery, nerve-wracking action.
Google Fiber — a cutting-edge Internet service based on fiber-optic communication —originated in Kansas City and plans to expand to Austin in 2014. The ad features Austin-based psych-rockers White Denim and their catchy single ‘Shake Shake Shake.’