Monster will fork over $1.7 million to the Beastie Boys as a result of using their music without permission. A New York Superior Court jury came to the verdict today (June 5) after an eight day trial.
In New York City and for Beastie Boys fans around the world, May 3 has come to be known as MCA Day, an annual event that honors the memory of Adam Yauch, one of the band’s founding members who succumbed to cancer on May 4, 2012.
Adam Yauch, best known as “MCA” of rap pioneers Beastie Boys, was a major figure not only in popular music, but also in the city of New York, specifically the borough of Brooklyn where he […]
Capping the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards, LL Cool J, blink-182‘s Travis Barker, Rage Against The Machine‘s Tom Morello, Public Enemy‘s Chuck D and DJ Z-Trip crossed a wide range of musical genres to unite for […]
Today the music industry learned of the passing of one of its hip-hop legends: Adam Yauch, of the Beastie Boys. The Twitterverse, as it usually does when someone as important at MCA passes, saw an […]
Chilli joins us on the report: • Adam Yauch (MCA) of the Beastie Boys passes away at 47 • Beyonce shows off her alter ego • Jennifer Lopez’s boyfriend has been promoted to lead choreographer […]
Ryan Cameron: Chilli wants to hear some Beastie Boys today! Ad-Rock said they came up with this waiting outside the studio for Run-DMC… (A little history as we remember MCA).