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10 Album Covers You Can Actually Visit IRL

Visit the locations where some of music’s most memorable album covers were shot, including Black Sabbath, Mumford & Sons and Rush.

10/03/2014

The D is for DJ (Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)

Beastie Boys’ Mike D Talks About Designing Homes in New Interview

“What, am I supposed to live in a frat house? It’s not like Jay Z’s still in the projects.”

09/17/2014

Mike D

Beastie Boys’ Mike D Designed a Multi-Million Dollar Brooklyn Home

We haven’t asked Mike D for proof, but we are willing to guess he is licensed to build.

09/12/2014

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Beastie Boys ‘Paul’s Boutique’ Mural Unveiled in New York City

The unveiling on Sunday coincided with the anniversary of the album turning 25 on July 25, 1989.

07/28/2014

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Beastie Boys’ ‘Paul’s Boutique’ to Get NYC Mural for 25th Anniversary

The current property owner of the street corner in New York City has announced that a mural will be put up celebrating both the group and the album.

07/25/2014

(Nathanial Hornblower/Nasty Little Man)

Beastie Boys Win $1.7 Mil From Monster Energy In Copyright Suit

Monster will fork over $1.7 million to the Beastie Boys as a result of using their music without permission. A New York Superior Court jury came to the verdict today (June 5) after an eight day trial.

06/06/2014

Adam Yauch, in 2008. (Jemal Countess/WireImage)

Breakdancing Monks Honor the Memory of Adam Yauch on ‘MCA Day’

In New York City and for Beastie Boys fans around the world, May 3 has come to be known as MCA Day, an annual event that honors the memory of Adam Yauch, one of the band’s founding members who succumbed to cancer on May 4, 2012.

05/05/2014

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Hear Alex Trebek Rap On ‘Jeopardy’ [VIDEO]

LOL! Check out Alex Trebek dropping rhymes from Biggie, Beastie Boys, Grandmaster Flash, Dr Dre and more on ‘Jeopardy!’ It’s awesome!

102.5 KSFM–01/07/2014

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Beastie Boys’ Song ‘Girls’ Transformed Into Girl Power Anthem for Toy Ad

One of the Beastie Boys’ earliest and most famously misogynistic hits has been retooled by upstart toy company Goldieblox into a girl power anthem that encourages young girls to have fun with science and engineering.

11/22/2013

Adam Yauch (Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Beastie Boy Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch To Be Honored With Brooklyn Playground

Adam Yauch, best known as “MCA” of rap pioneers Beastie Boys, was a major figure not only in popular music, but also in the city of New York, specifically the borough of Brooklyn where he […]

05/02/2013

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The Hologram People Want To See At This Year’s Coachella

Everyone was talking about it last year when it happened and it was one of the most amazing performances I have ever seen, only it wasn’t exactly real. I’m talking about the hologram performance of […]

102.5 KSFM–04/05/2013

Chuck D, Tom Morello, DJ Z Trip (Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Z-Trip On GRAMMY Supergroup “It Never Felt Like Work.”

Capping the 55th GRAMMY Awards, LL Cool J, blink-182‘s Travis Barker, Rage Against The Machine‘s Tom Morello, Public Enemy‘s Chuck D and DJ Z-Trip bridged a wide range of musical genres to unite for a […]

02/11/2013

LL Cool J (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

GRAMMYS Close With Star-Studded Finale

Capping the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards, LL Cool J, blink-182‘s Travis Barker, Rage Against The Machine‘s Tom Morello, Public Enemy‘s Chuck D and DJ Z-Trip crossed a wide range of musical genres to unite for […]

02/10/2013

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MCA of the Beastie Boys Makes Sure You Can’t Use His Image or Music

You know how you’ll be watching television and then all of the sudden a celebrity who’s dead is peddling a soda or vacuum cleaner? I think it’s kind of eerie unless it’s something this person […]

102.5 KSFM–08/10/2012

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Adam Yauch, aka MCA Of The Beastie Boys, Dead At Age 47

It’s a sad day in the music world. Adam Yauch, also known as MCA of the [lastfm]Beastie Boys[/lastfm], passed away today after a long battle with cancer. He told fans about his condition in July […]

05/04/2012

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