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Beastie Boys' Mike D: 'Grunge Was A Death Sentence To The Rock That Preceded It' [News]

The Beastie Boys ' Mike D has reflected on the birth of the grunge scene, calling it the "death sentence" to the rock music that had come before it.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Power953.com

Ricky Padilla: [VIDEO] Tupac / Biggie Beef According To Mike D Of The Beastie Boys

Vanity Fair sat down with Mike D of the Beastie Boys and discussed what's probably the most talked about topic when it comes to Hip Hop, the Tupac and Biggie beef.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Adam Horovitz

Cleveland.com

R. Kelly withdraws from Columbus music festival; Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' turns 25; more - A.M. entertainment news links

R. Kelly withdraws from Columbus music festival; Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' turns 25; more - A.M. entertainment news links Here's some of what's happening this morning in entertainment headlines: Iggy Azalea has landed a cameo role in 'Fast and the Furious 7'; and more.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, R. Kelly, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Columbus, OH, Dance, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 29, 2014

RollingStone

Beastie Boys' Mike D: Tupac's Determination to Be Authentic Killed Him

Nearly two decades after a coastal feud left Tupac Shakur and Notorious B.I.G. dead, the Beastie Boys ' Mike D is still trying to make sense of it.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Digital Underground, Music, Entertainment

The Daily Beast

Beastie Boys Return To Paul's BoutiqueBy Justin Jones

A mural of the Beastie Boys has gone on display where the cover art for their album Paul's Boutique was shot.

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Related Topix: Adam Horovitz, Hip-Hop, Lower East Side (New York, NY), Mandela, Drama Movies

WMMS-FM Independence

Beasties Mural/Weiland clean

On the corner of Ludlow and Rivington streets on the Lower East Side in New York City, a new mural was completed this weekend celebrating the Beastie Boys.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Stone Temple Pilots, Scott Weiland, Velvet Revolver

Sun Jul 27, 2014

USA Today

'Paul's Boutique' at 25: Beastie Boys grew up fast

Friday marked the 25th anniversary of the release of Paul's Boutique , the Beastie Boys' second album.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

MTV

Soon There Will Be A Beastie Boys Mural On The 'Paul's Boutique' Corner

The Beastie Boys ' landmark sophomore album, Paul's Boutique , is twenty-five years old this year.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Karl Denson's Tiny Universe to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, 10/17-18; Tickets on Sale Now

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas is thrilled to announce KARL DENSON'S TINY UNIVERSE, set for Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Karl Denson, Jazz, Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop

DC101

On This Day in Music 7/25

We've made it! Friday! Hooray! Make sure you are doing the bare minimum today at work, you don't want to ruin a perfectly good day with pesky annoyances like doing your job.

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Related Topix: Rome, NY, Pop/Rock, Utica, NY, Ac/DC, Hip-Hop

RollingStone

Beastie Boys' 'Paul's Boutique' Location to Host Commemorative Mural

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Beastie Boys ' celebrated second record, Paul's Boutique , the current owner of the New York City storefront on the album cover will sport a mural paying tribute to the group.

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Billboard

Beastie Boys' - Paul's Boutique' at 25: Classic Track-by-...

Believe it or not, there was a time when not everyone loved the Beastie Boys . It was back in the late '80s, before "Sure Shot," "Sabotage" and "Intergalactic" cemented their status as both rap and alt-rock elder statesmen.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Raptors Republic

Re: ICYMI: Lou Williams Can Spit

Have to say that compared to the hip hop I grew up with - Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Public Enemy, Beastie Boys, Pharcyde, etc.

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Related Topix: De la Soul, Hip-Hop, The Pharcyde

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Rock Hall Anniversary: Beastie Boys' Paul's Boutique

As the 1980s was reaching its end, the Beastie Boys had became estranged from original producer Rick Rubin, and their music were labeled as "frat hip hop", and most critics had already written them off as "one-hit wonders".

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Village Voice

A Brief History of 'Weird Al' and Rhyme

This week sees the release of Mandatory Fun , the 14th studio album from the high priest of parody "Weird Al" Yankovic.

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Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, Comedy Movies, UHF, Hip-Hop, Rap, Tone Loc, M.C. Hammer, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 17, 2014

High Times

Paul's Boutique: A Visual Companion

Holy Johnny Ryall! 25 years after the release of the Beastie Boys classic Paul's Boutique , the landmark album is receiving a visual companion.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Jason Mraz launches New York City tour

David Bowie and The Beastie Boys have done it. Now it's Jason Mraz's turn . Beginning this Sept., Mraz will launch a New York City performance tour.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Travel, Adam Horovitz, Hip-Hop, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY, Queens College, City University of New York

Orlando Weekly

Phat-N-Jazzy's DJ BMF puts a different spin on the '80s night

In an era where most were through being cool and donning sunglasses at night , pop, dance and new wave ruled the radio.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Sound and Chaos: The Story of BC Studio': Film Review

It may be a bridge-or-tunnel away from the heart of most Downtown New York rock histories, but an abandoned Brooklyn industrial building proves important to that narrative in Ryan Douglass and Sara Leavitt 's Sound and Chaos .

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Examiner.com

'Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records' sustains that indie beat

Snoop Dogg is no stranger to g-funk, having pioneered the gangsta rap and funk hybrid on his seminal LPs Doggystyle, Tha Doggfather and beyond in the '90s.

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