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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

3 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

3 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

3 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 »

REVIEW: Reks’ “Straight, No Chaser”

When I received this album, I played it a lot and loved the fact that the opening track sampled the Beastie Boys. Since then, Adam Yauch has passed away but life and music lives on, and this album is a reflection of not only unity through music, but the unity of hip-hop at its best. [...]

Cannes 2012: Adam Yauch’s label buys film about reality TV

3 years agoEntertainment / Film : LA Times

Adam Yauch's film label Oscilloscope has acquire dReality, Matteo Garone's follow-up to Gomorrah, at the Cannes Film Festival. Holy Motors and the latest Abbas Kiarostami film also found homes.

Video Highlights Earlier Beastie Boys Copyright Lawsuit & MCA's Thoughts On Sampling

3 years agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

Bloomberg Law has put together a short video about Adam Yauch and the sampling lawsuit filed against the Beastie Boys the day before his death. Though the voiceover guy sounds a little like it's his first time reading the script, the...Show More Summary

The Sweet Spot: May 25

3 years agoArts : NYTimes: ArtsBeat

David Carr and A. O. Scott look back at the deaths of Donna Summer, Whitney Houston, Adam Yauch and other musicians.

Friday Afternoon Link Dump: UFC 146 Previews and the Best MCA-Tribute Ever Performed by an MMA Announcer

(Cyrus Fees: The Genki Sudo of MMA announcers. / Props: MMAInsidetheCageTV. R.I.P. Adam Yauch) - UFCs Dana White Talks Jon Jones DWI Meeting, Draws Comparisons With 'Professional' Anderson Silva (MMA Mania) - Roy Nelson: If Brock Lesnar...Show More Summary

Beastie Boys Mike D And Ad-Rock Give First Interviews Since MCA's Death

The new issue of Rolling Stone is largely devoted to the recently-departed musician and filmmaker Adam "MCA" Yauch, who co-founded seminal hip hop act Beastie Boys way back in 1981. The issue features a long look at Yauch's career and...Show More Summary

Adam Yauch 'MCA' Mural In East Village

3 years agoLifestyle / Travel : Gadling

Laughing Squid's Rusty Blazenhoff did us all a favor when he took a photo of a mural he recently passed in New York City. At East 7th Street in the East Village, Blazenhoff came across a new mural of the late Adam "MCA" Yauch from the Beastie Boys (Adam Yauch died on Friday, May 4). Show More Summary

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