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"I'm Down" - The Beastie Boys

After giving high praise to the Beatles’ original, here’s the lost, molar-rattling, rude, and punk-as-hell Beastie Boys cover that was supposed to be included on their legendary Rick Rubin-produced 1986 masterpiece “Licensed to Ill,” but was left off for legal reasons.   43 more words

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POP Montreal: DJ Food, DJ Cheeba & DJ Moneyshot at SAT, Sept. 19, 2014

Bands playing the song cycle from one of their classic albums, in order, has become a reliable crowd-pleaser on the tour circuit; but what about DJs recreating entire albums by bands? 223 more words

Words And Music

Song Of The Week: "Jesus Is A Soul Man" by Lawrence Reynolds

We’re gonna go super obscure this week.

Here’s what the internet has to say about Lawrence Reynolds: born in Alabama, wrote some country songs, passed away in 2000 in Alabama. 496 more words

Song Of The Week

3 DJs, 1 rap classic: Beastie Boys remixed

The Beastie Boys released their second album, Paul’s Boutique, in 1989 to unimpressive sales. Twenty-five years later it’s widely considered a landmark in rap music, a titanic mash of samples and sounds. 102 more words

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