'Beastie Boys Book: Live & Direct Tour' Announced ~ LIVE music blogA part-eulogy, part-celebration of the groups' successful hip-hop career. Any fears of this being a cash-in are evaporated by the end of the evening, this was truly a labour of love. Of course, the often outrageous and playful members were never going to cuddle up on a sofa and just read out chapters. Instead we, the audience were treated to a piece of performance art. One which combined the characteristics of a play, a live comedy set, a DJ performance from longtime friend and collaborator Mix Master Mike.
Beastie Boys Book - Live & Direct
‘Beastie Boys Book: Live & Direct Tour’ Announced
Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below With guest moderators and a special Beastie Boys exhibit, delve into the world of the Beastie Boys, the overnight success of their debut studio album Licence to Ill , and their transition from teenage punks to hip hop superstars. In this candid and intimate discussion discover the true stories behind the headlines as Mike D and Ad-Rock bring you an event as eclectic and innovative as their music. Forming in Beastie Boys' first taste of success was with their experimental single "Cooky Puss" in , from there they toured with Madonna before releasing their debut and iconic album, Licence to Ill. Following on from their overnight success, Beastie Boys released Paul's Boutique, Check Your Head, Ill Communication and Hello Nasty resulting in the group selling over 26 million records in the States alone and 50 million worldwide. With seven albums having reached Multi-Platinum status, Beastie Boys were the third rap group to be inducted into the hall of fame, and the biggest-selling rap group since Billboard began its records
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The Beastie Boys formed as a hardcore punk group in and gradually morphed into a rap trio, which scored multiplatinum success with their debut album Licensed to Ill. With their new book, the two Beasties offer funny accounts of their transition from teenage punks to budding rappers; their early collaboration with Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin; the debut album Licensed to Ill that became the first hip-hop record ever to hit No. Tickets go on sale Friday, September Your email address will not be published. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Get a roundup of the most important and intriguing stories from around Brooklyn, delivered to your inbox each day.