Overwatch’s Sombra mystery grows deeper as latest clue debunks popular fan theory
A new code says look behind you, not above
By Allegra Frank

Overwatch is more than just a hero-based shooter on Windows PC and consoles — it’s the centerpiece of one of gaming’s current, most fascinating alternate reality games. The fanbase has dedicated itself to cracking the code that it suggests will reveal Sombra, a character many think is the game’s next playable hero. Last night, players discovered the latest puzzle piece — but it’s more of a step backward, not forward.”


This might maybe will be played later on in the show. TUNE

Skrillex - Ruffneck (Full Flex)

Simon Cowell Says Fox Canned X Factor Stars
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The decision to remove two judges and the host of the U.S. version of The X Factor was made by executives of Fox, Simon Cowell, the show’s producer and a judge himself on the show, told the syndicated Extra on Tuesday. “It was fairly straight what [the network] wanted, and we were told it had […]
Podcase - Interview W/Shauna Shivers of the Cinemagic Belfast Young Peoples Film & TV Festival

Hi all,

We’re are getting right and proper into this podcasting business now, and we’ve another one for you from last weeks show!

Here’s our interview with Shauna Shivers all about the Cinemagic Belfast Young People’s Film & TV Fest. ENJOY!

Podcast - Interview with Shauna Shivers Cinemagic Belfast 2011 by AltEntertainment2xm


Played this in the show today and really loving these guys at the moment!

Young the Giant - Cough Syrup

or if you’re so inclined, check out the Ra Ra Riot Remix it’s delish!

Their album is out, it’s self titled and there’s some great tunes on there so check it out!


Exhibition: IMMA is Celebrating its 20th Anniversary with “Twenty exhibition” and a host of other events.

Twenty is an exhibition featuring 20 younger-generation Irish and international artists, whose work is increasing prominent in the global visual arts arena.

It will be the centrepiece of a wide-ranging programme to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA)

Many of the works in Twenty:

Drawn from IMMA’s Collection, the works in Twenty include installations, photography, painting and sculpture. Commonalties and dialogues appear between the works, but the exhibition seeks to allow sufficient space that each may be viewed as representing an individual practice. For example, Katie Holten’s 137.5 / It started on the c train, 2002, a web-like wall installation made from crochet, started on the subway in New York and continued as the artist traveled around Eastern Europe.

Another work, Memorial Gardens, 2008, by Niamh O’Malley was made while O’Malley was participating in IMMA’s Artists’ Residency Programme. It presents footage taken in the nearby WarMemorial Gardens in Islandbridge projected on to etched-primed aluminum, creating an unreal, chimera type effect of distance and loss.

Works by Orla Barry, Stephen Brandes, Nina Canell, Fergus Feehily, Patrick M FitzGerald, John Gerrard, David Godbold, Paddy Jolley, Nevan Lahart, Niamh McCann, Willie McKeown, Perry Ogden, Liam O'Callaghan, Alan Phelan, Garrett Phelan, Eva Rothschild and Corban Walker are also shown, together with a borrowed piece by Irish artist Sean Lynch. Many of the Irish artists live abroad – in New York, Berlin, Vienna or London – reflecting the increasingly international environment in which their work is now seen. The significance of IMMA’s Artists’ Residency Programme, established in 1994, is also evident as many of the artists in Twenty have participated in the programme at some point, including Orla Barry, David Godbold, Liam O’Callaghan, Niamh O’Malley, Sean Lynch, Paddy Jolley, Katie Holten, Nevan Lahart, Alan Phelan and Garrett Phelan.

Twenty continues until the end of October and admission is FREE.

Head to for more info!


K-Pop’s Dark Queen Puer Kim is back with “Pearls” MV!

Are you loving this full English track?

An update over at Book of the Dead now includes screenshots and a write up from the tremendously rare Elite Entertainment alternate footage VHS tapes. 

Here is the information given below. You can visit the link to see the screenshots shared on the site:

There exists a set of ten NTSC VHS tapes, probably created in the late 1990’s, containing 3h 49m 17s of The Evil Dead raw film footage. Only four sets of these tapes are thought to exist; one owned by Sam Raimi, the second by Elite Entertainment, the owner of the third is unknown, and the fourth is owned by a friend of the site. It was from these tapes (tape 2 mostly) that the twenty-minute ‘Behind The Scenes Footage & Outtakes’ featurette on the 1999 US R1 Elite Entertainment Special Edition DVD was was assembled. This is entirely different to the The Evil Dead: Treasures From The Cutting Room Floor raw footage featurette on the 2007 US R1 Anchor Bay Entertainment 3-disc Ultimate Edition DVD.

Primarily the footage consists of alternate and longer takes of shots used in the finished film, and while much of the footage is silent, there are a few interesting new and longer scenes in there too. Each tape ranges from 15-27mins, probably containing the contents of one or two 16/35mm film reels each; accounting for the short length. While much of the shooting was indeed done without sound, there are some shots where the clapper board is visible with a sound number, so sound would have been recorded at the time but it’s just missing on the tapes. This set was never meant for the public to see in it’s entirety, so it probably never mattered to anyone involved. It was just created for Elite to assemble the raw footage featurette. 

Contacting Alternative Entertainment

Hi guys

We’re always happy when people get in touch with us, no matter what the subject or event, so I just thought I’d pop up our wide variety of contact deets up here for those looking to get in touch.

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Mega Mix Playlist

Get your jaws around this!

60 Mins, 27 Songs, 1 HELL of a good dancing time!

Adele - Rolling In The Deep (Jamie XX Re-work)
Claire Maguire - Last Dance (Chase And Status Remix)
Beardyman - When You See The Light
Ellie Goulding - Animal
James Vincent McMorrow - We Don’t Eat (Adventure Club Remix)
Lykke Li - Sadness Is A Blessing (Gold Panda Remix)
Lykke Li - I Follow Rivers (The Magician Remix)
Holy Ghost - Wait And See (Moby Remix)
Two Door Cinema Club - Something Good Can Work (Twelves Remix)
Yusek - On A Train (The Magician Remix)
Phantogram - As Far As I Can See
Glasser - Mirrorage (Lindstrom Remix)
Holy Ghost - Do It Again
Yelle - Ce Jeu (Twelves Remix)
Ghost Ft Misty Miller - Stories (Dream Dubstep Remix)
Passion Pit - Sleepyhead (Error Operator Remix)
Grace Jones - William’s Blood (Aeroplane Remix)
Aeroplane - Superstar
Cassius - I Love You So (Skream Remix)
Deadmau5 - Some Chords
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Heads Will Roll (A-Trak Remix)
Beyonce - Single Ladies (Japanese Popstars Remix)
Cassius - Sound Of Violence (Trickaz Remix)
Ellie Goulding - Lights (Bassnectar Remix)
Temper Trap - Love Lost (Adventure Club Remix)
Beastie Boys Ft. Santigold - Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win (Major Lazer Remix)
Aeroplane - We Can’t Fly