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Site Of Paul’s Boutique Cover Getting Beasties Mural For Today’s 25th Anniversary

Twenty-five years ago today, a little group called the Beastie Boys put out a little album called Paul's Boutique. To celebrate that fact, artist Danielle
Peter Helman | July 25, 2014 - 4:32 pm

Beastie Boys Poised For Another Legal Win, This Time Over Paul’s Boutique Samples

Beastie Boys already prevailed in legal battles against GoldieBlox and Monster Energy this year, and now they seem likely to win a third. Before Adam…
Chris DeVille | June 12, 2014 - 10:40 am

Beastie Boys Win $1.7M In Monster Trial

Two years ago, the Beastie Boys filed a breach of copyright suit against Monster Energy Drink when the company used the band's music in promotional…
Michael Nelson | June 5, 2014 - 5:53 pm

Mike D Confirms Beastie Boys Are Done, Ad-Rock Dances On Inside Amy Schumer

Last week, during the Beastie Boys' court battle against Monster Energy Drink, Mike D said something we all already knew: After the death of Adam…
Tom Breihan | June 4, 2014 - 11:04 am

An Amused Ad-Rock Takes The Stand In Beastie Boys V. Monster Energy; Defense Promises Jury Will Learn Definition Of “Dope”

Two years ago, just days after the death of Beastie Boys member Adam "MCA" Yauch, Monster Energy Drink featured five Beasties songs from Z-Trip's Beasties…
Chris DeVille | May 28, 2014 - 10:27 am

The Anniversary

Ill Communication Turns 20

Where did "Sabotage" come from? I'm not talking about the fake-cop-show video, a clear masterpiece of the form and the main reason Spike Jonze ever…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2014 - 9:26 am

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – “She’s On It” (Beastie Boys Cover) + “Jack The Ripper” (Link Wray Cover) Video

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion just released a Record Store Day recording of their popular live medley of "She's On It" by the Beastie Boys blended…
Miles Bowe | April 21, 2014 - 11:47 am

Check Out These Lego Versions Of 20 Famous Bands

If you can't quite get your fix from The Lego Movie (which honestly, who could blame you) artist Adly Syairi Ramly has you covered with…
Miles Bowe | March 19, 2014 - 11:03 am

GoldieBlox Settles With And Apologizes To Beastie Boys For “Girls” Ad

Last year, GoldieBlox, a toy company that specializes in non-princessy toys for girls, made an online commercial that used a parody of the Beastie Boys'
Tom Breihan | March 19, 2014 - 10:08 am

Toy Company Removes “Girls” Ad, Writes Open Letter To Beastie Boys

What counts as fair-use parody, and what counts as a simple advertisement? For the past few days, many of us have been arguing and wondering…
Tom Breihan | November 27, 2013 - 11:17 am

Beastie Boys Accuse Viral Toy Commercial Of Copyright Infringement

The Beastie Boys have always been vocal about their refusal to license their music for TV commercials, but I'd thought they'd made an exception for…
Tom Breihan | November 25, 2013 - 10:49 am

Viral Toy Commercial Gives Beastie Boys’ “Girls” A Feminist Rewrite

The Beastie Boys were always vocal about their refusal to license their songs for TV commercials, but it looks like they've made a very justifiable…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2013 - 1:18 pm

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band – “Bad Dancer” Video

Yoko Ono's video for "Bad Dancer," a track off her recent album Take Me To The Land Of Hell, might be the most diversely star-studded…
Miles Bowe | November 4, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Mike D – “Umberto Vs. The New Reactionaries: Christine And The Queens Remixx”

Nobody's expecting the surviving Beastie Boys to make another album or anything, so Mike D and Ad-Rock can now busy themselves with whatever passion projects…
Tom Breihan | July 11, 2013 - 8:55 am

Watch Titus Andronicus & The So So Glos Cover “No Sleep Till Brooklyn” In New Orleans

Right now, Titus Andronicus and the So So Glos are on the so-called "Bring Back The Dudes" tour, bringing sweaty and messy punk-rock singalongs to…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2013 - 11:28 am
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