The unveiling on Sunday coincided with the anniversary of the album turning 25 on July 25, 1989.
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.
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.
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.
LOL! Check out Alex Trebek dropping rhymes from Biggie, Beastie Boys, Grandmaster Flash, Dr Dre and more on ‘Jeopardy!’ It’s awesome!
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
SpongeBob SquarePants . . . or rather, a criminal dressed as SpongeBob SquarePants . . . tried to scam [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]ADAM HOROVITZ[/lastfm] of the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]BEASTIE BOYS[/lastfm] on the subway in New York City.
It sounds like 2011 will be the year of the comeback for the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beastie Boys[/lastfm]. Twenty five years after releasing their debut, Licensed to Ill, the Brooklyn-bred group is set to drop once again this year—the […]
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ke$ha[/lastfm]‘s Get $leazy Tour kicks off February 15th in Portland. Not only will Ke$ha be performing hits from her albums Animal and Cannibal, but may include surprise covers from other artists.