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Ad Rock and Mike D Just Filed a ‘Live Performances’ Beastie Boys Trademark Application

Update: Per Pitchfork, reps have responded. “There will never be Beastie Boys live performances without Adam Yauch.” Color us unsurprised. It’s been three years since…
Brennan Carley / July 2, 2015

Beastie Boys’ Mike D Designed a $5 Million Brooklyn Townhouse

Want a home designed by Michael Diamond a.k.a. the Beastie Boy’s Mike D? One could be yours for $4,980,000. According to a posting on realtor…
Colin Stutz / September 11, 2014

Watch Beastie Boys’ Mike D Praise the Influence of Grunge

In the second installment of Mike D’s video conversations with Vanity Fair, the Beastie Boys founder talks through a tour of ’90s nostalgia, hitting o…
Olivia Forman / July 30, 2014

Watch the Beastie Boys’ Mike D Hype the Brooklyn Nets

Last night, the Beastie Boys’ Mike D introduced the Brooklyn Nets’ starting lineup at Barclays Center. Watch a video of his pumped-up pep talk above…
Marc Hogan / May 13, 2014

Beastie Boys’ Mike D and Ad-Rock Reunite on Yoko Ono’s Oddball ‘Bad Dancer’

Adam Horovitz and Michael Diamond have teamed up for the first time since the death of Adam “MCA” Yauch, but the results are more Yoko…
Dan Reilly / August 13, 2013

Beastie Boy Mike D’s 10-Minute Punk-Trap Track Raises Hopes for More New Music

The Beastie Boys’ final album while Adam Yauch was alive, 2011’s Hot Sauce Committee Part Two, included a song known as “Too Many Rappers (New Reactionaries Version).”…
Marc Hogan / July 11, 2013

Beastie Boys: 25 Years of Mad Genius

In 1986, the Beastie Boys released their debut Licensed to Ill, an album that proved three white kids from New Yawk could deliver hip-hop a…
SPIN Staff / May 3, 2011