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RIP John Berry, the Original Beastie Boy

John Berry gave the Beastie Boys a pedigree.

At least that’s what I thought in 1981. In October of that year, two exceedingly young, polite and vaguely jittery young men visited me in my room in the B-Wing of an NYU dormitory, the Weinstein Center For Student Living. 958 more words

John Berry, Original Beastie Boys Member, Is Dead At Age 52

Another Beastie Boys member has passed away. This time the sad news being reported is that John Berry, the original guitarist and a formative member of the band, has died at only age 52 in Massachusetts. 206 more words


‘The Hour Between Dog And Wolf’ by BarCreeps (Single)

Straight away it’s clear what this London-based four piece are bringing to the table. With a sound rooted in skate-punk, their debut single The Hour Between Dog And Wolf provides all the best elements of Teenage Bottlerocket. 117 more words


Trigger warning: Songs about horses

The delightfully snide Seattle band Tacocat just put out a new album, Lost Time. It’s a pretty good collection of songs, but maybe not quite as good as their last album,  … 143 more words

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What Are Rights? Rebuttal AKA Your Vacuum Missed a Spot to the Right

Dear Stevie,

I’m a big fan of the late great George Carlin, too, although you definitely got into his stand up way earlier in life than I did. 905 more words

Jessie Gutierrez

Beastie Boys - Some Old Bullshit

ARTIST: Beastie Boys 

TITLE:  Some Old Bullshit

YEAR RELEASED: Compilation


SINGLES: Cookie Puss

OTHER SONGS YOU MAY KNOW: … 254 more words

Grade: A

We Bet You Don't Know The Original Title Of These 15 Notable Rap Albums

An album title is an extremely important part of an MC’s creative process. The name carries their body of music and serves as a representation for the sound of a certain stage in their career. 836 more words