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Public Enemy – “Public Enemy Number Won” (Feat. Mike-D, Ad-Rock, & Run-DMC)

We may have reached the point where we can forget all about Public Enemy staging a breakup hoax earlier this year. Earlier this month, the…
Tom Breihan | September 25, 2020 - 10:48 am

Public Enemy Announce New Album Feat. Beastie Boys, Run-DMC, George Clinton, More

The great agit-rap institution Public Enemy got off to a shaky start in 2020 -- a Bernie Sanders campaign appearance that led to a split
Tom Breihan | September 1, 2020 - 9:02 am

Watch Desus & Mero’s Extended Interview With The Beastie Boys & Spike Jonze

Last year the surviving Beastie Boys, Ad-Rock (Adam Horovitz) and Mike D (Michael Diamond), teamed up with director Spike Jonze, their longtime collaborator, for a…
Chris DeVille | May 5, 2020 - 10:35 am

Watch A$AP Rocky, Kathleen Hanna, Sting, & More In Netflix’s Have A Good Trip: Adventures In Psychedelics Trailer

Netflix's star-studded new documentary Have A Good Trip: Adventures In Psychedelics, directed by Donick Cary and scored by Yo La Tengo, is pretty much exactly…
Peter Helman | May 1, 2020 - 12:57 pm

Hear The Beastie Boys Interviewed By Marc Maron On WTF

This past fall, surviving Beastie Boys members Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz -- Mike D and the King Ad-Rock -- published their Beastie Boys Book,…
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2018 - 9:29 am

Watch Mike D & Ad-Rock Talk Beastie Boys, Clubbing As Children, & Boom Boxes On Fallon

This past week, the former Beastie Boys members Michael Diamond and Adam Horowitz -- Mike D and the King Ad-Rock, to most of us --…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2018 - 9:01 am

Beastie Boys Announce Book Tour

Next month, the Beastie Boys Book will be released. It's a memoir compiled by Ad-Rock and Mike D, with contributions from a ton of notable…
James Rettig | September 24, 2018 - 10:39 am

Spoon – “Can I Sit Next To You (Ad-Rock Remix)”

"Can I Sit Next To You" was one of many very good Spoon songs on last year's very good Spoon album Hot Thoughts. Today the…
Chris DeVille | April 6, 2018 - 10:11 am

Beastie Boys Book Coming This Year

The two surviving Beastie Boys members, Ad-Rock and Mike D, have been working on a memoir since at least 2013, and though there have been…
James Rettig | January 17, 2018 - 5:23 pm

KRS-One Apologizes To Ad-Rock For Song That Said He’d Died

KRS-One accidentally memorialized the wrong Beastie Boy named Adam on "Hip Hop Speaks From Heaven," a song off of his new album The World Is
Peter Helman | May 13, 2017 - 12:58 pm

KRS-One Included The Wrong Beastie Boy In His Tribute Song To Dead Rappers

On his new album The World Is MIND, veteran Bronx rapper KRS-One has a song called "Hip Hop Speaks From Heaven" in which he pays…
James Rettig | May 11, 2017 - 3:35 pm

Sundance 2017 Lines Up Films With Ad-Rock, David Yow, & Will Oldham

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…
Peter Helman | November 30, 2016 - 9:57 pm

Ad-Rock Designs Winter Shoes, Donates Proceeds To Planned Parenthood

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…
Tom Breihan | November 29, 2016 - 10:23 am

Watch Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock Speak At Stand Up Against Hate Rally At Adam Yauch Park

On Friday, playground equipment in a Brooklyn Heights park named after the late Beastie Boy Adam "MCA" Yauch was defaced with swastikas and pro-Trump graffiti.
Peter Helman | November 20, 2016 - 2:35 pm

Brooklyn’s Adam Yauch Park Defaced With Trump, Swastika Graffiti

Hateful graffiti has been popping up all over America ever since we elected a hateful troll to our country's highest office. Today, the playground equipment…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2016 - 7:57 pm
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