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4 hrs ago | 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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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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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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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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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Q-Tip, Black Entertainment, A Tribe Called Quest, Dance, DMC, New York, Music, Entertainment

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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The Age

Mike D on the tragedy that ended the Beastie Boys

For a man who stepped off a plane from New York City mere hours before this interview in Sydney's inner west, Michael Diamond not only looks remarkably fresh, he is, mercifully, as lucid as he is loquacious.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

TMZ.com

Def Jam Founder Rick Rubin -- Don't EVER Call Me Frederick

Hip hop legend Rick Rubin has a way with music and words -- he launched Def Jam , after all -- but when it comes to his own name he needs a little help from a judge ... to change it.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Video: The Beastie Boys visit Steve Buscemi on AOL's Park Bench

Or in a park. But the actor-host still gets his guests to talk as candidly as if they were simply hanging outside with a friend.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WSJ Media and Advertising

Beastie Boys Win $1.7 Million Verdict in Monster Beverage Lawsuit

Musician Adam Horovitz and his wife Kathleen Hanna are seen here leaving federal court in Manhattan on Tuesday, May 27. The Beastie Boys prevailed in their latest copyright crusade Thursday, winning a $1.7 million verdict in their lawsuit against Monster Beverage Corp. A federal jury in Manhattan came down in the rappers' favor two years after they ... (more)

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The Village Voice

In Defense of the Beastie Boys' To the 5 Boroughs

The passing of Adam "MCA" Yauch two years ago was a devastating loss for music, but within the outpouring of mourning in the wake of his death was the reminder how much the Beastie Boys' music connected with several generations of listeners.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Obscure Sound

Julian Rhine - "No God Flow"

Beastie Boys fans may feel some comforting nostalgia after hearing "No God Flow", the new track from NYC hip hop/pop artist Julian Rhine, who is rising in recognition after performing at SXSW and opening for the likes of Mobb Deep, Macklemore, and Diddy.

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