Friday, May 4, 2012


Posted by on Fri, May 4, 2012 at 2:31 PM

I didn't realize there was a tiny part of me that was secretly hoping this was all a mix-up until it just got crushed. The Beastie Boys have released an official statement on Adam Yauch's death.

Adam Yauch · 1964-2012

It is with great sadness that we confirm that musician, rapper, activist and director Adam "MCA" Yauch, founding member of Beastie Boys and also of the Milarepa Foundation that produced the Tibetan Freedom Concert benefits, and film production and distribution company Oscilloscope Laboratories, passed away in his native New York City this morning after a near-three-year battle with cancer. He was 47 years old...

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I haven't been this bummed about a celebrity death since...Jim Hensen died. Such a solid guy to die so young. Damn it.
Posted by Dod on May 4, 2012 at 6:37 PM · Report this
Wait- you have heard of the Beastie Boys?
That kinda makes me suspect of your whole "never heard of em" premise- how big was that rock you were under, anyway?
Posted by CATSPAW666 on May 5, 2012 at 11:56 AM · Report this

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