Sunday, May 6, 2012

Grateful for the Beastie Boys

I've just spent way too long watching Beastie Boys video clips, hellooo Sunday, after hearing about the death of Adam Yauch. Love their stuff, one of the first bands I'd reach to for some crazy wild dancing time. The sort of dancing that's best done when no ones watching, but I can't help release in public when their songs begin. So hard to pick a favourite, they just kept changing with the times, and not one of their album disappoints. 

Thankyou MCA for inspiring me to unleash my inner rapper.

Playing along with Maxabella Loves


  1. I didn't realise Adam Yauch had died - very sad - I too enjoy a bit of wild dancing to the Beastie Boys - It invaribly produces a round of "oh mum" and eye rolling from Miss 5(although I think she secretly enjoys it).

    1. Our kids quite like them, hard not to when that's the diet you're brought up on. Pleased I'm not the only vegie growing, kookie mum blogger!

  2. I enjoyed a bit of Beastie Boys action back in the late 80s, and I too was saddened to hear of Adam's passing.

    1. 80s, 90s, noughties... I still haven't grown out of them! Got to see them play in the 90s, so much energy.

  3. We had a Beastie Boys fest of our own last night. Vale MCA! x


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