Tag: Beastie Boys

MCA OF BEASTIE BOYS, ADAM YAUCH HAS DIED, HE WAS 47

Adam Yauch, also known as MCA from the Beastie Boys, passed away earlier this morning the cause of death not immediately known, according to GlobalGrind.com.  He had been battling a form of throat cancer and underwent surgery in 2009 to remove a tumor on his salivary glands.  According to him, he had beaten the cancer…


SERJ TANKIAN SOLO ALBUM “HARAKIRI” TO RELEASE THIS SUMMER

SERJ TANKIAN PUTTING FINISHING TOUCHES ON THIRD SOLO STUDIO ALBUM HARAKIRI DUE OUT THIS SUMMER RECORDING SELF-PRODUCED ALBUM AT HIS OWN SERJICAL STRIKE STUDIOS IN LA Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, poet, political activist and System Of A Down frontman Serj Tankian is in his Serjical Strike Studios in LA putting the finishing touches on his third…


2012 ROCK HALL NOMINEES INCLUDE RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, BEASTIE BOYS, & THE CURE TO NAME A FEW

New York (September 27, 2011) — The nominations for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012 were announced today. The nominees are: · Beastie Boys · The Cure · Donovan · Eric B. & Rakim · Guns ‘N Roses · Heart · Joan Jett and The Blackhearts · Freddie King ·…


A NEW FLAVOR OF LOLLAPALOOZA FOR 2012: BRASIL!

 LOLLAPALOOZA INTERNATIONAL IN 2012 RETURNS TO CHILE AND EXPANDS TO BRAZIL SET FOR MARCH 31-APRIL 1 AT O’HIGGINS PARK IN SANTIAGO, CHILE AND APRIL 7-8 AT THE JOCKEY CLUB IN SAO PAULO, BRAZIL   LOLLAPALOOZA—celebrating its 20th anniversary this year as one of the most beloved music festivals in the world—keeps on growing internationally. In 2012, LOLLAPALOOZA will mark…


STREAMING NEW MUSIC: BEASTIE BOYS “HOT SAUCE COMMITTEE PART 2″ AVAILABLE TODAY

Updated: 4/28/2011 6:12pm PST – an note for the Beastie Boys management “it’s time to set the m#*her f@&n record straight” First off, kudos to Japan, the first country out of the gate to release Hot Sauce Committee Pt 2. Just so that everyone knows the real, here is how the release dates for the…


LOLLAPALOOZA 2011 HEADLINERS AND LINE-UP ANNOUNCED: THIS IS EPIC!

Eminem, Foo Fighters, Coldplay, Muse, My Morning Jacket, deadmau5, and A Perfect Circle to Headline Lollapalooza 2011 Born 20 years ago out of punk rock will and unbridled passion, Lollapalooza has rocked through the parks, amphitheaters and fairgrounds of America, leaving memorable musical moments in its wake. Now, at its home in the Windy City,…


NEW BEASTIE BOYS SINGLE “MAKE SOME NOISE” PRE-ORDER HOT SAUCE COMMITTEE PART TWO

Los Angeles, CA – Beastie Boys released new single “Make Some Noise”, this first track released from the long awaited next album, Hot Sauce Committee Part 2. Adam Yauch quoted from their site saying, “Since the dawn of time, and perhaps even before, there was a silent order who were tasked with a mission. They…