Beastie Boys were an American hip-hop trio from New York City, United States: Brooklyn and Manhattan. Originally formed as a four-piece hardcore punk band, The Young Aborigines, in by Michael Diamond (vocals), John Berry (guitar; died May ), Adam Yauch (bass) and Kate Schellenbach (drums), for the majority of its career the group consisted of Mike D (real name Michael Diamond), Ad.
BEASTIE BOYS PAUL'S BOUTIQUE digitally re-mastered for the 1st time, overseen personally by the band to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the release. The original vinyl artwork has been faithfully restored in this 8 panel eco-friendly limited edition CD with fold-out poster/5().
Apr 23, · Beastie Boys sophomore album, released three years after License to Ill. With the pressure of their commercial breakthrough wit LTI, the Beastie Boys worked on this album for two years in collaboration with the Dust Brothers/5(K).
Paul's Boutique is the second studio album by American hip hop group Beastie Boys, released on July 25, on Capitol Records. Featuring production by the Dust Brothers, the recording sessions for the album took place at Mario G's Studio in Los Angeles and The Opium Den in Brooklyn, New York from to , after which the recordings underwent mixing at the Manhattan-based Record Plant.
Editors’ Notes If the Beastie Boys’ staggeringly ambitious Paul's Boutique wasn't widely embraced at first (and it wasn’t), it’s only because it was light-years ahead of its time. Bits of movie dialogue, hardcore punk, disco breaks, classic rock, porn samples, bong rips, The Beatles—it all got thrown into the mix, and the results are nothing short of jaw-dropping.