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Great Pop Songs: Sabotage

Sabotage was the first single taken from the Beastie Boys’ 1994 album Ill Communication.  A rapcore number – combining traditional rock instruments with turntable scratches and fuzz-bass guitar – the song is perhaps best remembered for its accompanying homage video, directed by Spike Jonze.  256 more words

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#songoftheday: Beastie Boys - Sabrosa

If you like your album’s diverse, make sure to check out Ill Communication. Seriously, this song’s only two tracks after “Sabotage”.

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Ill Communication

Beastie Boys (1994)

Redefining the musical landscape for the third and final time, the Beasties clotheslined the rules of hip-hop by playing their own instruments and music on this record, in addition to writing their own musical material. 128 more words

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