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 1377 hours ago.

’15 Jul 23 Thu

Thursday 23rd July

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Saturday 18th July

  • UV boi: Flume showed if you make what you love, you can achieve anything

    The young Brisbane producer on attending his first Splendour as an artist, how SoundCloud changed everything and seeing the Beastie Boys live

    A&R scouts must be enjoying their desk jobs. The best place to find new music these days is not in the clubs, but on SoundCloud. Just ask acclaimed Canadian producer Ryan Hemsworth who spotted young Brisbane producer UV boi after he uploaded tracks Thank U and ghost, and went on to collaborate with him on Gods. Triple J also took note, naming UV boi their Listen Out winner in 2014.

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’15 Jul 3 Fri

Friday 3rd July

  • Jake Bugg Working on New Album with Beastie Boys' Mike D

    Beastie Boys have confirmed that, no, they won't be reuniting without the late Adam Yauch. That doesn't mean that the surviving members of the iconic rap group will be sitting idle, however, since Mike D is working on next album from youthful British folk-pop songwriter Jake Bugg. This news comes from Bugg, who told the BBC [via NME], "I've been working with Mike D from the Beastie Boys on my new album in L.A. He's a really cool guy." The 21-year-old Bugg continued, "It is a good idea to bounce ideas off someone and get an opinion. If he says it's cool it is cool. He's been...

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  • Beastie Boys say there will never be 'live performances without Adam Yauch'

    After a trademark application for live performances was filed earlier this week by the band, the remaining members of the group refute rumours of their renuion

    Beastie Boys have denied claims that its surviving members, Mike D and Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz, would reunite for future live performances.

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  • Beastie Boys will never play live without MCA

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’15 Jul 2 Thu

Thursday 2nd July

  • Beastie Boys Representative Dismisses Live Reunion Rumours

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  • Beastie Boys File Trademark Application Connected to "Live Performances"

    Though for reasons as-yet unknown, the surviving members of hip-hop icons the Beastie Boys have allegedly filed a trademark application that would only apply to future live appearances. While the band have been inactive since the 2012 death of founding member Adam "MCA" Yauch, San Diego lawyer David Lizerbram [via Pitchfork] came across a trademark application filed last week with the United States Patent and Trademark Office by the group's Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz and Michael "Mike D" Diamond. An attorney signed the application on their behalf. The paperwork caught...

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