NOOOOOO. Fuck. RIP.
NOOOOOO. Fuck. RIP.
Guess he won't need that license any more.
RIP MCA. Your legacy will continue in a head jar.
Awful news. Why do the good ones have to go so soon?
Coachella '10, '11, '12 (w2), '13 (w1), '14 (w1) and hopefully every one after
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."
Wow. I don't have the words. This is more upsetting then I expected.
Damnit, I too thought MCA was going to beat cancer.
The Beastie Boys' Ill Communication tour stop in Oakland was my second concert ever.
05/15 Say Lou Lou @ Rickshaw Stop
05/20 Neal Stephenson @ PW
05/22 Skream & Scuba @ Mighty
05/31 The Kids in the Hall @ The Warfield
06/19 Purity Ring @ The Fox Theatre
07/03 toe @ The Independent
07/09 Spor @ 1015
07/11 Death Cab for Cutie @ The Greek
07/15 Memory Tapes @ The Independent
07/24 Phish @ Shoreline (?)
07/24 Social Studies @ GAMH (?)
07/31 Ratatat @ The Regency
08/07-08/09 OSL @ Golden Gate Park
08/17 Cayucas @ The Independent
10/02 The Tragically Hip @ The Masonic
Coachella 07 (the introduction), 08 (the bands), 09 (the documentary), 10 (the people i came with), 11 (the relationship test... we passed), 12 (whatever the weather, Dirty Epic forever), 13 (the year of the troll)
- PEARL JAM WHY YOU HATE COACHELLA? -
R.I.P this one hurts. Great times were had when beastie boys were on.
Due to the fact that you're all a bunch of whiny post-reported babies, for legal reasons I must apologize for not shedding a tear at the passing of this amazing talent. Hopefully he's shaking his rump with Jesus now.
This is so sad. Beastie Boys were a huge part of my teenage years.
I went to go see Beastie Boys' first (last) ever Brooklyn show back in 2007 instead of seeing Daft Punk's Brooklyn show. They meant so much to me
I'm pretty much at a loss of words...RIP MCA
Wow, 12 step meetings at Coachella, who knew? SOBERCHELLA.COM
I'm a reasonable male, get off my case....
Ugh this is the worst news. Never had the chance to see them live. RIP MCA.
This news is breaking my heart. Damn this sucks so much. One of the first groups/bands/rappers that got me into music. Bonnaroo 09 will be my only time seeing them live.
I was just in the car and they played 4 in a row Beastie Boys on the radio and I thought 'what's up with that? Did the Beastie Boys call it a day?'. Bastard death is a fucker!
A bunch of radio stations are playing beastie boys for the whole 12 o'clock hour.
I hope Ad-rock and Mike D release a statement. I'd like to hear their thoughts.
Also, this tears me up. Little things...
Oh look it stopped snowing...
should be interesting at Mike D's MOCA exhibit tonight, hoping Aloe Blacc will be in the house...
The Grand Scheme: Wow, MCA just passed this morning, i think it's going to be an emotional evening.
5/03 Danny Brown at El Rey
5/23-25 Sasquatch! at The Gorge
6/14-15 Low End Theory Festival at Echoplex
6/22 Talib Kweli at Echoplex
7/11 J5 / Quannum Projects at Greek Theatre Berkely
8/25 - Nine Inch Nails / Soundgarden / Death Grips at Hollywood Bowl