Coldplay’s touching tribute to Adam Yauch

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Last night Coldplay played a sold-out show over at the Hollywood Bowl and they performed an amazing cover of the Beastie Boys' classic party anthem (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (to Party!) as a touching tribute to Adam Yauch aka MCA who sadly lost his battle with cancer yesterday at the age of 47. May he rest in peace, my thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends during this difficult time. A tribute to Beastie Boys' Adam MORE

RIP: Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch

Adam Yauch

If you grew up in the eighties and nineties, chances are the Beastie Boys were probably an integral part of your maturation. And if that's the case, this next bit is going to hurt like hell: Adam Yauch (a.k.a. MCA) sadly lost his battle with cancer. He was only 47. Our condolences to all his friends and family during this difficult time. Rest in peace, MCA. It is with great sadness that we confirm that musician, rapper, activist and director MORE

Intergalactic Rock: Beastie Boys vs. Queen

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† FROM DJ PAUL V. This week's mash is a few months old, but it's new to me - and I'm so seriously digging it! Both artists and tracks (Beastie Boys and Queen) have had their fair share of bootlegs, but St. Louis' Ghettface adds some fantastic new production, turning it into an electro breakbeat banger. Somewhere up in rock 'n roll heaven, I bet Freddie Mercury is smiling down on this jam. So crank it up and get your weekend dancin' 'n MORE