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Adam Yauch of Beastie Boys Fame Dead at 47

Adam Yauch, better known as MCA of the Beastie Boys, passed away Friday, May 4th. Yauch had been fighting a battle with cancer for the past 3 years. He was 47-years-old.

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Def Jam Looks Back at 25 Years of Music History

Def Jam Recordings has been making music history for quite some time now. Founded 25 years ago, Def Jam has built many music careers from the bottom to the top. From artists like LL Cool J, Beastie Boys to new-comers … Continue reading

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Beastie Boys “Make Some Noise” at Madison Square Garden

Rap veteran group, Beastie Boys, previewed their upcoming album Hot Sauce Committee Part Two at Madison Square Garden…through a boombox.  Though the album is scheduled to release May 3, the Beastie Boys broadcast a 45 minute inside scoop via Livestream.

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Beastie Boys Revisit “Fight For Your Right” with Star-Studded Video

This week, the Beastie Boys dropped the first video from their upcoming album, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two.  And it’s a hot mess of every celebrity you can possibly imagine.  The video was released in two forms, one as a … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga Demands Copyright for Concert Photos

Lady Gaga’s hitting headlines again with a new controversy that pits the celebrity against important purveyors of her success: concert photographers.  It seems that as the singer makes her way around the country on her latest tour, she’s imposed unusually … Continue reading

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2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2011 inductees this week.  Of the 15 nominees announced at the end of September, five performers were chosen: Neil Diamond, Alice Cooper, Dr. John, Darlene Love, and one of my personal … Continue reading

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Josh Groban Raises Us Up Again

Josh Groban’s “You Raise Me Up” was a huge hit. It embodied the strong gospel style that he soon became known for. Now, Groban is striving to break that picture perfect image. In his new album, “Illuminations”, Groban struggles to … Continue reading

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