Some Words On Why The Beastie Boys Matter So Much...
This was inspired by an article that came out on my folks site Largeup.com today about the Beastie Boys’ connection to reggae music. I left this comment on their article today: The Beasties truly represented my musical path more than any other group ever. I came of age (11-13) going to see to hardcore bands like Bad Brains and Murphy’s Law, who obviously both had big reggae/ska...
While I’m throwing up @Combat_Jack shows, this one with Neal Brennan (former Dave Chapelle writing partner) is great. Just Blaze is also there as well. I used to DJ the radio show right before The Combat Jack show on PNC, and that’s how I became familiar with it. Combat used to be Jay-Z’s lawyer, and he apparently did the deal for “Reasonable Doubt”.
Very proper and thorough interview with @Atrak on @Combat_Jack show w/ @Dallas_Penn from 4/25.