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Kids Pay Tribute to Adam Yauch in Sabotage Remake

Like any good Gen-Xer I have been sharing my love for the Beastie Boys with my son. It’s become more focused and poignant with Adam Yauch’s passing and so when I see stuff like this I can’t help but smile and feel good knowing there are other cool-ass kids out there learning about the band. … Continue reading Kids Pay Tribute to Adam Yauch in Sabotage Remake

Adam Yauch is Dead

I knew this day was coming. When the Beastie Boys announced that Adam Yauch would be to unable attend the group’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame my first thought was, Oh shit. Three weeks later, my fears proved correct. I loved the Beastie Boys the first time I heard them. A … Continue reading Adam Yauch is Dead

Beastie Boys Cancel Summer Dates, Yauch With Cancer

The Beastie Boys have canceled their summer dates and pushed back the release of their upcoming album indefinitely. In a video message on beastieboys.com Adam Yauch announced that he’d been diagnosed with a localized form of cancer in his parotid gland and in one lymph node. Yauch says that a complete scan of his body … Continue reading Beastie Boys Cancel Summer Dates, Yauch With Cancer

Beastie Boys Check Your Head Remastered

Have you finished drooling over your newly remastered 20th Anniversary edition of Paul’s Boutique? Well, wipe your chin because now the Beastie Boys are doing the same thing with Check Your Head. And more! This time, they’re adding “16 bonus cuts, rarities and assorted nonsense.” And as with Paul’s, you’ll be able to get it … Continue reading Beastie Boys Check Your Head Remastered

Lollapalooza Parties Like It's 1992

The Chicago Tribune‘s Greg Kot got the scoop on the 2009 Lollapalooza headliners: Depeche Mode, the Beastie Boys and a reunited Jane’s Addiction are expected to headline the fifth annual Lollapalooza Aug. 7-9 in Grant Park. Though promoters would not confirm the information Friday, multiple sources inside the industry said the three headliners are a … Continue reading Lollapalooza Parties Like It's 1992