The Beastie Boys’ Spike Jonze-directed video for “Sabotage” is an absolute classic, a shit-kicking ’70s pastiche that catches the Beasties’ mid-career embrace of rock at its sledgehammer best. Part of the fun of the video was the depth...Show More Summary
It’s a beaut’ Well this is nice (and perhaps a bit unexpected): Los Angeles architect Barbara Bestor of Bestor Architecture, whose work we’ve admired many times on our pages, designed this modern home for Mike D of the Beastie Boys. In...Show More Summary
Some genius took footage from The Americans and cut it into an alternative music video for The Beastie Boys Sabotage. Compare with the real thing: Pretty good! Plus it’s always great to hear that song. (thx, steve) Tags: Beastie Boys music remix The Americans TV video
The Beastie Boys, AC/DC, Ol’ Dirty Bastard and The Notorious B.I.G. provided the soundtrack for the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday in Brooklyn, New York.
There's a way we talk and it includes profanity. We never figured we'd be arrested for it. Blank on Blank explains. The post Beastie Boys on Being Stupid appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The rap legend Ad-Rock opens up about his new Sundance film Golden Exitsexhibiting his exceptional acting chopsand how Trump is a sleazeball fuckin racist.
The intersections of the personal and professional lives of young people in the creative enclaves of New York and Los Angeles have become a recent Sundance staple. Yet no one assays this territory quite like Alex Ross Perry. The Brooklyn-based writer-director steps into the spotlight of the festival’s...
The official boozy kickoff of Awards Season 2017 is here! Will host Jimmy Fallon make an A-lister throw a ball into a hoop, or lip sync to a Beastie Boys song? Will the whole thing be one long In Memoriam? Will La La Land win everything, or almost everything? Will I cause a scene because of it? Will Ruth Negga win… Read more...
The vaguely unsettling ice cream cake helped launch the career of the Beastie Boys.
Heads Up single was previously reworked by one of the Beastie Boys.
Everything you ever wanted to know — or perhaps never knew you wanted to know — about the wildly influential Roland TR-808 drum machine is laid out with entertaining, if exhaustive, brio in the documentary “808.” Manufactured by Japan’s Roland Corporation from 1980 to 1983, the TR-808 was initially...
Liberals often have a difficult time understanding the concept of irony, as clearly demonstrated by Adam Horovitz, who is called “Ad-Rock” or “King Ad-Rock” when performing with the Beastie Boys “hip-hop” band. While supporting the humane treatment of animals, Horovitz strongly believes in “a woman’s right to choose” the inhumane abortion of unborn children. Yes, […]
The Sundance Film Festival has just announced the U.S. Competition, World Competition, and NEXT portions of its 2017 lineup, and there’s a lot for music fans to appreciate. The Beastie Boys’ Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz, who previously acted in Noah Baumbach’s 2014 film While We’re Young, is starring in Alex Ross Perry’s Golden Exits, the Jesus […]
Rapper’s vegan trainer, through LA brand Keep, will ‘support a woman’s right to choose’ – as abortion comes under threat in US from Trump presidency While many artists venture out into the world of retail for their own brand benefits, Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock has designed a trainer for the good of the world. Show More Summary
Beastie Boy Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz has long been an outspoken and engaged political activist; most recently, he facilitated an anti-hate rally in the Brooklyn park named for his late friend, bandmate, and collaborator Adam Yauch after the park was vandalized with anti-Semitic and pro-Trump graffiti. His latest politically-tinged project, however, ... More »
Vegan shoe company Keep's $97 Ramos midtop sneaker was designed by Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz, and will ship in February, with all proceeds going to Planned Parenthood, a vital woman's health organization under sustained assault from Republicans,...Show More Summary
The hip-hop legend supports women's reproductive rights and rejects Trump's vision of America.
Ad-Rock’s collaboration with L.A. brand Keep is now available for pre-order.
Both of the surviving Beastie Boys have been designing clothing lately. But while Mike D is out here making $625 man-purses, the King Ad-Rock is making affordable shoes that go to benefit a vital cause. As Pitchfork reports, Kathleen Hanna’s husband has teamed up with the vegan footwear company Keep to design the Ramos Ad-Rock, […]
Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock has collaborated with Los Angeles vegan footwear company Keep on a new shoe. The “Keep x Ad-Rock midtop” is available for pre-order here. It features “a weather resistant, nylon cordura body,” and is lined in “synthetic fleece...Show More Summary