Adam Yauch (MCA) of the Beastie Boys has died

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by genevieve, May 4, 2012.

  1. genevieve

    genevieve drinky typo pbp, closet hugger Staff Member

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  2. Veronika

    Veronika gold dust woman

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    Wow, that is sad! I remember hearing that he had cancer a while back, but I though he had recovered. :(
     
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  3. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

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    :( I just checked and found that I have no Beastie Boys in my collection. So right now I'm listening to samples of their Anthology: The Sounds Of Science compilation (two discs, 42 tracks in all).
     
  4. genevieve

    genevieve drinky typo pbp, closet hugger Staff Member

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    I have several of their albums, but I used to have Paul's Boutique (their best IMO) and lost it somewhere along the way...I may go buy it after work tonight. Le sigh.
     
  5. beepbeep

    beepbeep Finally convinced Fabian to shave

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  6. Andora

    Andora Well-Known Member

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    :( So sad to hear.

    I could listen to Intergalactic and Sabotage over and over.
     
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  7. Cachoo

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    Way too soon...
     
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  8. topaz

    topaz Well-Known Member

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    Saddened by this news. I heard he was not present at the RNR induction last month. I guess he was in final stage of his life.

    Pioneers of music and The Beastie Boys are legends, underrated and underappreciated legends.
     
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  9. meggonzo

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    :wuzrobbed Love the Beastie Boys! I choreographed a dance for my high school dance team to Brass Monkey. My cousin and I were just talking about them last week and how we had recently thrown in the CD on a road trip and jammed out. good times.
     
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  11. OnyxRose81

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    R.I.P. MCA. His death just totally hit me. I feel like a so many huge chunks of my childhood are gone.
     
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  12. Aussie Willy

    Aussie Willy Well-Known Member

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    Love the Beastie Boys. How can you not headbang to Fight for your right to parrrrrrrty!
     
  13. Aussie Willy

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    Apparently at a Coldplay concert last night Chris Martin did a Beastie Boys tribute - doing a piano ballady version of Fight for your right to party. OMG it was just awful.

    Whilst the intent was honorable, the execution was really embarassing.
     
  14. Wiery

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    RIP, Adam. :(
     
  15. OnyxRose81

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    The BB also really hated that song. But intent was nice.
     
  16. shah

    shah Shhh...

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    RIP, Adam. what a loss to music industry!