Directed by Tabbert Fiiller, the doc premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York and then had its European premiere at London’s Raindance Festival.
Reflecting his eclectic tastes, Rick Rubin’s American Recordings label covered metal, rock, country and all points in between, establishing its founder as music’s ultimate auteur in the 90s.
As Lightnin' Rod, Nuriddin also recorded the solo set 'Hustlers Convention' which Fab 5 Freddy has dubbed ""a cornerstone in the development of what is now a part of global culture [hip-hop]."
From the 20-year rule to stylistic homage and outright appropriation, nostalgia has always played a part in musical evolution, with even the most forward-thinking music looking to the past for inspiration.
The long-anticipated Beastie Boys memoir, ‘Beastie Boys Book’, written by surviving members Mike D and Ad-Rock, is on sale now.
The new film, by director Tabbert Fiiller includes extensive interviews with John Lydon, former and current band members, and luminaries such as Thurston Moore and The Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock.
Released on 21 April 1992, The Beastie Boys’ Check Your Head changed the course of hip hop, creating the blueprint for all rap-rock strivers to come.
From 'Juice', to 'Wild Style' and '8 Mile', here are some of the best hip-hop soundtracks that brought emerging artists to the mainstream.
Looking for the best Christmas gifts for hip-hop heads? We’ve got must-have presents for everyone from GZA to Kendrick Lamar.
Three landmark albums from Beastie Boys back catalogue are to be given 180-gram vinyl reissues by Capitol Records in December 2017
Showing that the American roots music dubbed “Americana” had infiltrated almost every type of music, reDiscover Johnny Cash’s ‘American II: Unchained’.
Take a look at our pick of the best Beastie Boys songs through the ages. Discover 20 Beastie Boys songs, right from their debut single Cookie Puss.
Released on 25 July 1989, Beastie Boys’ Paul’s Boutique was a slow burn at first, but is now rightly hailed as one of the cornerstones of hip-hop.
The music festival never really went away. Headliners may come and go, but music lovers will always yearn to retreat to an open field with their favourite band – and 100,000 other...
Celebrating 30 years since Beastie Boys became one of the biggest bands on Def Jam, ‘Licensed To Ill’ is receiving a 30th-anniversary reissue on 14 October.