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  1. Pulp Film Will Premiere in L.A., N.Y.

    10:21 am PDT 07/31/2014
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    Documentary about influential Jarvis Cocker-led U.K. post-punk band will premiere on each coast Aug. 5-6, before opening in select markets Nov. 19. READ MORE

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  2. Sony's Legacy Names Syd Schwartz VP Digital Marketing

    10:24 am PDT 06/18/2014
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    Tech vet comes to the label from Linchpin Digital, the marketing and strategy firm he founded, as well as stints at the Capitol, Virgin and Wind-up labels. READ MORE

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  3. Rob Stevenson on the Rise at Republic, Named EVP

    3:53 pm PDT 06/09/2014
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    The veteran A&R exec gets a promotion after signing Gotye, Phantogram, Of Monsters and Men and others. READ MORE

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  4. Beastie Boys Awarded $1.7 Million in Monster Copyright Case

    3:31 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    The energy drink company admitted to infringing on the band's work with a snowboarding video it sponsored. READ MORE

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  5. Luscious Jackson Brings Mom Funk to L.A. After 14-Year Absence: Concert Review

    6:08 pm PDT 05/31/2014
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    Veteran (mostly) female funk combo stages comeback with pleasant hour-and-15-minute El Rey set. READ MORE

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  6. Beastie Boys vs. Monster: Ad-Rock Takes the Stand

    5:39 pm PDT 05/27/2014
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    The band's copyright infringement lawsuit against the beverage company goes to trial today in Manhattan. READ MORE

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  7. Beastie Boys, GoldieBlox Settle Lawsuit Over 'Girls' Viral Video

    7:10 pm PDT 03/17/2014
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    A contentious legal battle over fair use comes to a close with an apology and a charitable payment issued by the toy company. READ MORE

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  8. '12 O'Clock Boys' Follows the Misadventures of a Renegade Dirt Bike Gang

    3:12 pm PST 02/05/2014
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    Oscilloscope's doc continues Beastie Boy Adam Yauch's mission of bringing hard-to-categorize movies to the big screen. READ MORE

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  9. Petition Launched to Name Manhattan Corner After Beastie Boys

    7:31 pm PST 12/17/2013
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    The man who wanted to name a Brooklyn corner after The Notorious B.I.G. is now campaigning to name the Lower East Side corner where the "Paul's Boutique" cover was shot after the iconic hip-hop trio. READ MORE

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  10. Beastie Boys vs. GoldieBlox: New Countersuit as Universal Music Watches Closely

    10:45 am PST 12/11/2013
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    The dispute isn't over -- after pulling Beastie Boys' "Girls" from one viral advertisement, the toy company could also find itself facing claims over music from Daft Punk and others in more ads. READ MORE

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  11. 'Girls' Viral Video: Beastie Boys Open Letter Says, 'We Tried to Simply Ask ... YOU sued US.'

    11:27 am PST 11/25/2013
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    "We were very impressed by the creativity and the message behind your ad," Mike D and Ad-Rock wrote about the commercial that's now at the center of a copyright fight. READ MORE

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  12. Beastie Boys, 'Girls' Viral Video in Copyright Infringement Fight

    2:22 pm PST 11/22/2013
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    Goldieblox, the company responsible for the "Princess Machine" advertisement, demands a declaratory judgment that its parody of the song is fair use. READ MORE

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  13. Beastie Boys Can't Escape 'Paul's Boutique' Sampling Lawsuit

    12:20 pm PDT 09/12/2013
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    But here's why Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz and the late Adam Yauch came out ahead anyway in a judge's ruling this week. READ MORE

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  14. Robin Thicke to Headline Pre-VMAs Concert Benefiting Lifebeat

    2:47 pm PDT 08/09/2013
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    The "Blurred Lines" singer's performance will take place on Friday, Aug. 23 at New York's Terminal 5. READ MORE

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  15. David LaChapelle Designs Beastie Boys Skateboard for Charity

    11:00 am PDT 06/21/2013
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    The photographer joins stars of sports, art and fashion for the "W Room and Boards" initiative, which aims to raise money for inner city youth programs. READ MORE

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  16. Brooklyn Park Dedicated to Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch

    12:46 pm PDT 05/03/2013
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    In a ceremony held a day before the one-year anniversary of Yauch's death, Brooklyn Borough president Marty Markowitz commended the Parks Department for honoring "one of Brooklyn’s most culturally influential sons." READ MORE

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