Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Aerosmith featured in The Simpsons 25th anniversary boutique collection

Aerosmith are among the stars set to appear as part of a new boutique collection honoring the 25th anniversary of The Simpsons.

The National Entertainment Collectibles Association announced the band are included in the next line-up of celebrities as part of The Simpsons exclusive “25 of the Greatest Guest Stars” program.

Due for release in October, the fourth installment of talent in this limited-edition boutique collection includes Buzz Aldrin, Tom Jones, Elvis Costello, Weird Al, and Aerosmith.

The limited-edition boutique collection includes a diverse array of products including figures, collectibles and apparel featuring the animated likenesses of 25 of the most celebrated guest stars as they appeared on the show. This is the first time in The Simpsons’ 25-year history that merchandise has been designed around celebrity guest stars.

The “25 of the Greatest Guest Stars” program launched in early 2014, with new adds introduced every two to three months.

The third wave of five celebrity figures and merchandise, featuring Penn and Teller, Bret Hart, Stephen King, Leonard Nimoy and R.E.M. is now available. This product line joins the first and second wave of the limited-edition collection celebrating “25 of the Greatest Guest Stars,” which includes Hugh Hefner, James Brown, Yao Ming, Tom Hanks, Kid Rock, The Who, Britney Spears, Mark Hamill, Lucy Lawless and Tony Hawk.

Aerosmith are currently wrapping up the North American leg of the Let Rock Rule tour, which finishes in Sydney, Nova Scotia on September 12.

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