Beastie Boys http://www.kunc.org en The Beastie Boys Gave Me My Start: Memories Of Adam Yauch http://www.kunc.org/post/beastie-boys-gave-me-my-start-memories-adam-yauch Early in my career, I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to write for <em>Grand Royal</em>, also known as the <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15361878/beastie-boys" target="_blank">Beastie Boys</a>' magazine — and also the name of their record label. When I heard Adam Yauch had died on Friday, it felt natural to reach out to some of my old friends from the Grand Royal days — and their friends and their friends. So many of us got our start thanks to them. Sun, 06 May 2012 16:49:00 +0000 26824 at http://www.kunc.org The Beastie Boys Gave Me My Start: Memories Of Adam Yauch How Adam Yauch Grew Into His Voice http://www.kunc.org/post/how-adam-yauch-grew-his-voice <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BnMDXRkMWA</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTccpBi4K-o</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BnMDXRkMWA</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTccpBi4K-o</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JhqyZeUlE8U</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdgLMslbDuY</p> Sat, 05 May 2012 14:18:00 +0000 Oliver Wang 26792 at http://www.kunc.org How Adam Yauch Grew Into His Voice Adam Yauch Gave Distinct Sound To Genre-Bending Band http://www.kunc.org/post/adam-yauch-gave-distinct-sound-genre-bending-band Transcript <p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST: <p>A famous trio has lost a member. Whether you knew him as Adam Yauch, Nathanial Hornblower or MCA, he brought a distinct sound to a genre-bending band.<p>(SOUNDBITE OF SONG)<p>BEASTIE BOYS: (Singing) ...if what you get is what you see, c'mon...<p>SIMON: MCA was a founding member of the Beastie Boys, a band that helped make hip-hop mainstream. Sat, 05 May 2012 10:37:00 +0000 26783 at http://www.kunc.org Adam Yauch, Co-Founder Of The Beastie Boys, Dies http://www.kunc.org/post/adam-yauch-co-founder-beastie-boys-dies <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c78B8PRiQ2o</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 18:42:00 +0000 26746 at http://www.kunc.org Adam Yauch, Co-Founder Of The Beastie Boys, Dies Rock Hall Inductees Offer Two Takes On New York Attitude http://www.kunc.org/post/rock-hall-inductees-offer-two-takes-new-york-attitude <em>A new batch of performers will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame later this month. In the weeks leading up to the induction ceremonies,</em> Morning Edition <em>is visiting the cities that gave birth to the inductees. Thu, 05 Apr 2012 20:55:00 +0000 25243 at http://www.kunc.org Rock Hall Inductees Offer Two Takes On New York Attitude