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beastie boys live in san francisco, 6.15.96 – fight for tibet

when i was 12, which was in 1986, my mother surprisingly let me purchase the beastie boys’ licensed to ill. it might even been with my own money?!? who knows? but to say that record was a musical awakening would be a huge understatement. sure, i was 12 and didnt get all the references, or [...]
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Beastie Boys Collaborate With Bob Dylan on Upcoming Track

Entertainment / Music : (6 years ago)

On their 1986 debut album, 'License to Ill,' the Beastie Boys boasted "If I played guitar I'd be Jimmy Page" and sampled riffs from Led Zeppelin's catalog. 23 years and seven albums later, the grey-haired rappers are shifting their ... Read Post

The Beastie Boys' 'epic' new music video

Entertainment / Music : The Week: Music (4 years ago)

The video: More than 25 years after their classic album License to Ill and the smash video for "Fight for Your Right (To Party)," the Beastie Boys are still producing some of the most inventive music videos. For their latest single,... Read Post

Paul's Boutique Reissue Recalls Beastie Boys' Essential Hip-Hop

Entertainment : The Underwire (6 years ago)

The Beastie Boys was already a rap phenomenon when the group's raunchy debut Licensed to Ill dropped in 1986. But the New York trio became a hip-hop legend after the brilliant, sample-based production of its 1989 follow-up, Paul's B... Read Post

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