News featuring Beastie Boys

The following news stories mention Beastie Boys. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated less than 5 hours ago.

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Monday 20th April

  • Rap’s media moguls: publish or die tryin’

    The likes of Kanye West, Frank Ocean and Tyler, The Creator are all starting magazines this month. But can they really change print media’s ailing fortunes?

    Watch your throne, Rupert Murdoch. Hip-hop’s big hitters are entering the world of publishing. This past month, Kanye West has launched a new fashion zine, while Tyler, The Creator and Frank Ocean are both releasing print mags alongside their respective new albums. Rapper Mykki Blanco, meanwhile, is quitting music completely to become an investigative journalist. But will they be as serious about their print endeavours as they are about their Instagram accounts? And will they hack it as editors?

    Read the complete article at feeds.theguardian.com

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Friday 10th April

  • Rivergazer covered "Fever Dog" from 'Almost Famous'; Citizen Dick releasing RSD 7"; 'Clueless' soundtrack out now on vinyl

    Stillwater from 'Almost Famous'

    As previously mentioned, Father/Daughter Records is releasing a second installment of Faux Real, their compilation series where real bands cover fictional bands from movies and TV. One of the songs on Faux Real II is Porches-related indie band Rivergazer's cover of "Fever Dog" by fictional band Stillwater from Almost Famous. You may remember that Stillwater in the film included Sun Kil Moon/Red House Painters' Mark Kozelek on bass (that's him on the right above), and "Fever Dog" was written by Heart's Nancy Wilson. Rivergazer's cover (featuring Hunter Davidsohn) premieres below.

    Read the complete article at www.brooklynvegan.com

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