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Beastie Boys Sue Monster Energy Drink for Copyright Infringement

Yesterday, news broke that, in his will, the late Adam Yauch had prohibited Beastie Boys' songs from being used in advertisements. Today, Variety reports (via Consequence of Sound) that the Beastie Boys have sued Monster Energy Drink for copyright infringement. Show More Summary

Adam Yauch's will: No ads with my art

4 years agoHumor : Boing Boing

Don't expect to ever hear the Beastie Boys in any Budweiser commercial, or any other ad for that matter. From Adam Yauch's will: ""Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, in no event may my image or name or any music or any artistic property created by me be used for advertising purposes." (via Rolling Stone)

A Closer Look at the Beastie Boys' Lawsuit Against Monster Energy (Analysis)

Just what exactly are Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz and the executor of the estate of the late Adam Yauch claiming? read more

Adam Yauch’s will bans ads from using Beastie Boys music

Dead rapper MCA forbids the use of his 'image, name or music' in commercials One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 14:50 ON Fri 10 Aug 2012 THE WILL of Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch, who died earlier this year, contains a clause that prevents...Show More Summary

The Breakfast Meeting: Craiglist Relents on Owning Posts, and a Chatty Mars Rover

Craigslist dropped a provision that asserted an exclusive license to users' posts, Adam Yauch's will, and the Mars rover has nearly a million Twitter followers.

Adam Yauch's Will Prohibits The Use of His Music and Image in Ads

Don't expect to hear MCA's rhymes in a non-Beasties project anytime soon — or ever — as Adam Yauch's will definitively prevented it. Rolling Stone says the will reads "in no event may my image or name or any music or any artistic property created by me be used for advertising purposes," specifying ... More »

Adam Yauch's Will Prohibits Use of Beastie Boys Songs in Advertisements

Photo by Ari Marcopoulos The late Adam Yauch-- aka Beastie Boys' MCA-- took care to ensure his legacy as a true punk before he died. DNAInfo reports that his will prohibits the use of Beastie Boys songs in advertisements, which happens often with deceased artists. Show More Summary

Music: Newswire: Adam Yauch's will stipulates that his music and image can't be used in advertising

The late Adam “MCA” Yauch took pains to keep from becoming a tool of the man even in death. According to DNA Info, Yauch’s will—filed in Manhattan Surrogate Court earlier this week—states that “his image, music, and any art he created...Show More Summary

Adam Yauch's Will States His Work, Image Cannot Be Used In Advertising

The late, great Adam "MCA" Yauch made sure he wouldn't ever become a corporate shill, even posthumously. In his will, which was filed in Manhattan Surrogate Court on Tuesday, the Beastie Boy stated that "his image, music and any art he created could not be used for advertising," according to DNA Info. [ more › ]

Fans Organize Adam Yauch Celebration On The Eve Of His Birthday

What would have been the late, great Adam "MCA" Yauch's 48th birthday is coming up on August 5th, and fans are planning a pair of events to celebrate his life. This Saturday, August 4th (which actually marks three months since Yauch's...Show More Summary

Beastie Boys MCA Tribute Mural in Shoreditch, London

4 years agoHumor : Laughing Squid

Last month in London I spotted this wonderful mural in Shoreditch that pays tribute to Adam “MCA” Yauch of Beastie Boys. It’s part of a larger mural by Jim “Probs” Vision that is an homage to the late French artist Jean Giraud aka Moebius. photo by Scott Beale

MCA Memorial Billboard by Haze

Industry, friends and fellow artists continue to remember and pay tribute to Adam Yauch, MCA, from the Beastie Boys. Beastie Boys creative director, artist Haze, has been invited to the MCA Billboard Project in LA and his ‘Namaste’ billboard just went up at Santa Monica and Vine. Check out the Shepard Fairey billboards from the project [...]

A Typographical Tribute To The Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch

When many of us heard about Adam "MCA" Yauch’s passing, we hopped on Twitter to express shock and our condolences. Maybe we pasted an epitaph like “you have to fight, for your right, to party,” so long as it fit within 140 characters. But...Show More Summary

Shepard Fairey’s Tribute to MCA on Los Angeles Billboards

4 years agoHumor : Laughing Squid

image via Arrested Motion and FRESHNGOOD Shepard Fairey was asked to participate in a tribute billboard project to show respect and to remember the late Beastie Boy, Adam “MCA” Yauch. Two billboards in Los Angeles, California feature Fairey’s design that include a photo by Glen E. Friedman. image via Shepard Fairey image via Shepard Fairey [...]

MCA Memorialized by Shepard Fairey on Billboards Around L.A.

Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys has been memorialized anew around town, this time by none other than Shepard Fairey. [ more › ]

The Daily Crunch: Florence and the Machine, M83, Garbage, Adam Levine, Olly Murs, Cee Lo Green, Rihanna

M83 Give A Nod To Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch In “Reunion” Video First Look: Tom Hooper's 'Les Mis' Watch Florence + The Machine's “Spectrum” Video Garbage Performs ‘I Think I’m Paranoid’ In Tour Rehearsals Adam Levine Covers ‘Details’ Magazine Experience...

Those Shepard Fairey-Designed MCA Billboards? Here's How They Came to Be

See also: Adam Yauch, RIP: A Life in Photos Shortly after the death of Beastie Boy MCA in early May, a billboard appeared on an industrial stretch of Venice; designed by Brooklyn artist Kaves,...

MCA Billboard by Shepard Fairey in Los Angeles

Shepard Fairey was recently asked to participate in a homegrown project to show respect and remembrance to the late Adam Yauch (MCA) of the Beastie Boys. The project consisted of doing up a few memorial billboards around Los Angeles. Shepard’s contribution features on 2 billboards; one on Sunset at Las Palmas and another on [...]

M83 slip a subtle tribute to Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch in ‘Reunion’ music video

4 years agoHumor : Death and Taxes

Don't let it distract you from the song, but see if you can catch the quick homage.

The LCD Soundsystem Doc Will Be in Theaters … for One Night

The good-bye-LCD documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits, which is being distributed by the late Adam Yauch's film company, Oscilloscope Laboratories, will screen at theaters across the U.S. on July 18 as a "one-night-only engagement." So far there's only one location per city, so if you were one of ... More »

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