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  1. 'Golden Exits' Trailer: Emily Browning Sings "New York Groove" For About Two MinutesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | /film

    ... who made 2014's excellent Listen Up Philip . The actual plot of the film involves Nick ( Adam Horovitz of The Beastie Boys) having having his life turned upside down by the arrival of a new woman in his life (Browning). That's the plot of just about ...


  2. Sasquatch releases lineup for Memorial Day weekend music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    Twenty One Pilots, Frank Ocean and Chance the Rapper will be the headliners for the 2017 Sasquatch Music Festival on May 26-28 at the Gorge Amphitheatre. The Memorial Day weekend concert, now in its 16th year, has previously featured Beastie Boys, Bjork, Coldplay, Kayne West, R.E.M. and Mumford & Sons.


  3. 'Roxanne Roxanne': Film Review | Sundance 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... ( Moonlight ) and, just to add an extra scrap of East Coast-authenticity, Adam Horowitz, aka Ad-Roc from the Beastie Boys in a cameo as a sleazy lawyer. But the performer who really owns the film is Chante Adams. A discovery making her screen debut, ...


  4. From chart topper to death doula: Ben Lee's latest quirky career moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | ABC News

    ... boy, Lee initially thrived in his Sydney-based punk band, Noise Addict, after being discovered at 14 by The Beastie Boys. And when he later switched to penning sensitive and slightly melancholy hits, like Gamble Everything for Love, he evolved into ...


  5. Sundance: Beastie Boys' Adam Horovitz on Why Acting Is "Better Than a Job"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 21 | Hollywood Reporter

    As he heads to the festival with two films - 'Golden Exits' and 'Roxanne Roxanne' - the former rapper talks about his first, "really bad" role three decades ago and why he's hoping to book more acting gigs. Adam Horovitz may be best known as Beastie Boys member Ad-Rock, but since the band retired after the death of member Adam Yauch in 2012, he's quietly been stepping in front of the camera as an actor.


  6. El-P Once Got Booed Off Stage While Opening For The Beastie BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | HipHopDx

    Although El-P and Killer Mike rip apart stages these days as the potent duo Run The Jewels , that wasn't always the case for the producer-rapper during his time in Company Flow in the late '90s. During RTJ's opening tour date stop in Philadelphia this week, El shared a comical story of how his old crew got booed off stage while opening for The Beastie Boys .


  7. Wednesdays in the Danger Room: Run The Jewels at the Electric FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... then-crew split and a subsequent very awkward European tour, he came to Philly to open the E-Factory for The Beastie Boys. After a less than amicable and potentially altercation with a crowd member, El-P and his boys were booed off after just three ...


  8. What's going on Sunday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Brooklynvegan

    Blonde Redhead @ Le Poisson Rouge Like they did at Co-Cathedral of Saint Joseph in 2016, Blonde Redhead will team with the American Contemporary Music Orchestra for full performances of their classic 2004 album Misery is a Butterfly at Le Poisson Rouge tonight. They're doing two shows, 5 PM and 9 PM.


  9. There's a New Vietnamese Restaurant in The Old Beastie Boys StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | The New York Observer

    ... original portion of Chao Chao is actually the bathroom. The restaurant was formerly Studio 171A , where the Beastie Boys recorded their first album. To commemorate the group, the bathrooms all play Beastie Boys tunes nonstop. The wallpaper is a ...


  10. Accessories : Voltron CufflinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | ThinkGeek

    ... Product Specifications About Han Cholo Han Cholo (the DJ name given to creator Brandon Schoolhouse by The Beastie Boys) provides geek bling for such luminaries as Ewan McGregor, Gwen Stefani, and Snoop Dogg. And now you, too. Have questions about ...


  11. Saucy Yoda, aka Melodie Langer performs as Tap Root Public House in 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Her act has elicited numerous comparisons - Le Tigre meets The Moldy Peaches and Punky Brewster meets The Beastie Boys and just two she has heard. Langer describes it as Riot Grrrl doo-wop rap with a garage twist. But after making her name ...


  12. Thank you ANU Bar, for some of the best nights of our livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 31 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Feet stuck to the alcohol-soaked carpet, beer in hand, tables and chairs stacked against the wall. And a room full of 1700 people as obsessed with the people on stage as you were.


  13. Tupac, Journey, and Joan Baez are being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Tupac Shakur has made it onto the official Hall of Fame list, in a move that will signal that hip-hop has been further endorsed by the powers that be in the music industry. The Hall of Fame has previously inducted Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Run-D.M.C., the Beastie Boys, and, in 2016, N.W.A. Others in the 2017 class include folk icon Joan Baez, the English rock band Electric Light Orchestra, the "Don't Stop Believin'" rock group Journey, and the grunge pioneers Pearl Jam.


  14. Guilty Feet Ain't Got No RhythmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Slate Magazine

    ... a peculiarly insouciant band. Michael tried out a Bronx hip-hop imitation in a zone between and before both the Beastie Boys and the Pet Shop Boys, extolling the burdens and the liberties of being on the British dole. (I'm glad he stopped doing the ...


  15. Essentials: Ricky PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 |

    ... retro and rebellious sensibility synonymous with the golden era of hip-hop. Known as the fourth member of the Beastie Boys, in 1986, Ricky scraped his job selling fozade lemon ices to tag along with the group on Run-DMC's Raising Hell tour, before ...


  16. Rock hall adds Tupac, Pearl Jam, JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... of induction. Four other hip-hop acts have been inducted into the rock hall of fame: Public Enemy in 2013; the Beastie Boys, 2012; Run-DMC, 2009; and Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, 2007. The public was also able to participate in this ...


  17. 2Pac Will Be In The Rock & Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | HipHopDx

    ... measure, acts like A Tribe Called Quest and De La Soul could potentially see induction. So far, N.W.A , the Beastie Boys , Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Run-DMC and Public Enemy have all been entered. Chuck D had previously questioned ...


  18. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts wide range of artists for 2017 classRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... to Yes, is terrific. It gives a lot of people something to hang onto." But with hip-hop groups like N.W.A., the Beastie Boys, and Public Enemy all having been inducted into the Hall of Fame previously, Spencer Kornhaber of The Atlantic sees the ...


  19. $uicide Boy$ Drop New Project With No FearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 |

    Chopping up new and old samples alike, the $uicideboy$ have pieced together a sound that's completely their own. With samples ranging from Memphis legends Three 6 Mafia, to Australia's Tame Impala, to rare Jazz samples, these guys have assembled what some have likened to a Beastie Boys Paul's Boutique.


  20. Rock Hall snubs: 35 artists who should be in the Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is mired in controversy every year. The nominations and inductions are frequently met with "too many pop, hip-hop artists" and "what about this band?" complaints, and the Class of 2017 -- Pearl Jam, 2Pac, Journey, Yes, ELO, Joan Baez -- is no different.