Monthly Archives: February 2008

HD-DVD Format Dead

Toshiba announced in a press conference today that they would be dropping the HD-DVD format, thus ending the High Def format war. Sony’s format, Blue-Ray, appears to have won. The mainstream media had predicted that…

Larin Lane VS. Generation XXX Models

Adult performer Larin Lane writes in with the following: I am Larin Lane a performer in the business. Shy Love at Adult Talent Managers has been managing me since July of 2007. I had a…

Where in the World is Helga Sven?

Klaus writes in with the following: Hi Luke, I’m preparing a radio feature on nightclub singers and bar pianists. And that, alas, brings me to my subject. I’m sure You know the name Helga Sven…

Piracy Through Tube Sites

Roughly a week ago, Xbiz held a Piracy Seminar during their Hollywood Conference. The panel for this conference consisted of Andrew Stoddard from Hush Hush (and Shane’s World), as well as Jason Tucker from Falcon…

Playboy Comments On Payroll Issue

I just spoke at length with Matt Kalinowski from the publicity group at Playboy Entertainment Group regarding our payroll story. At first he said the reason the employees didn’t get paid was they waited more…

Playboy Fires Employees Over LIB Story

I spoke this morning with my source on Monday’s Playboy paycheck story. Without any interrogation, Playboy decided it was him that had leaked the story, and fired him on Tuesday night. Our source confirmed that…

Another One Bites The Dust

Arnold Stein, a/k/a Arnold T., owner of Old Pueblo Distribution, is out of the adult business. He made most of his news by being publicly accused of theft by several of the producers he distributed….

If Mallcom Owns Candy Shop…

Why are Jerry Aharony’s competitors still buying the DVDs? He is widely disliked. He bought the Candy Shop and Amateur District libraries from Red Light District last year.