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

The band's copyright infringement lawsuit against the beverage company goes to trial today in Manhattan.

Beastie Boys Producer Says There’s More Unreleased Material

Mario C says fans can look forward to never-before-released tracks from the group, whose founder Adam Yauch died on May 4.

How the Beastie Boys Revolutionized Music Videos

From "Fight For Your Right" to "Sabotage" to "Make Some Noise," MTV Music Group President Van Toffler reflects on the band that helped elevate the visual medium with scripts, elaborate concepts and…

Adam Yauch Sued Over Beastie Boys Sampling the Day Before He Died

More than two decades after the Beastie Boys albums "Licensed to Ill" and "Paul's Boutique" came out, the group and its music publishers are hit with a lawsuit over alleged unauthorized use of…

Beastie Boys’ Mike D Launches 17-Day Art Show at Los Angeles’ MOCA

Branded "Audio-Visual Club at the Geffen Contemporary," the multimedia experience opened Thursday with a performance by Santigold and continues through May 6.