Tag: Beastie Boys

Get Nice: Pharrell, Henry Rollins, Bad Brains, and More Pay Tribute to the Beastie Boys

Twenty-five years later, “Check Your Head”‘s influence still looms large.

A Formal Dedication: “Check Your Head” Turns Twenty-Five

It didn’t just help define a band: It formed how a generation would abandon singularity for fusion. A quarter-century after its release, we can trace our cultural evolution to the Beastie Boys’ third record.

Announcing FLOOD 6, Available Now for Purchase and Free Download

In addition to a cover story on “Silicon Valley”’s Thomas Middleditch, our latest print issue also features an extended celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Beastie Boys’ “Check Your Head.”

A New Day Dawning: How “Check Your Head” Invented the Beastie Boys

Their audience didn’t understand them. Their label didn’t want to talk to them. Not to worry: For the Beastie Boys, it was a brand-new morning.

PREMIERE: Teddybears Want to Drag You Through the Wormhole, But It’s “The Best You Ever Had”

The Swedish trio go bananas on their new single, and the video does its best to keep up.

There’s a Beastie-Boys-Related “Star Wars” Character

You see I walk like Jabba The Hutt, with the style so new y’all be like what

Beastie Boys Win Copyright Lawsuit Over “Paul’s Boutique” Samples

“Possession is half the law / I had my routines before all y’all”

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