Jesus must be one choosy nail-punctured mofo. Always taking the coolest of the band first. RIP MCA! Thank you for the beats. Thank you for the music. The music lives on!
but the Beastie Boys were one of those groups who I never connected with. I think everyone has a list of performers who, for some, though sometimes absolutely no, discenible reason we develop a disdain / dislike toward, yet we can't put a finger on why. The Beastie's were always in my top ten of 'yawns', strangely as I've opted to live in their homeland, most of the groups who do nothing for me are American in origin. As I type I'm having a moment of reflection, It's more than likely that my appreciation of the Ramones initially had me turning up my nose at them, but the couple of gigs where I saw them were....
but I bet you were crazy for Vanilla Ice
Vaniila is my favourite flavour (for watching Americans, favorite flavor), ice cream.
...who also helped to promote others through their own record label, film company, magazine and clothes label.
Delve a little deeper into their back-cat, Bos, there's something there for everyone....
the day that music died.
"I didn't fight through two decades on the terraces on a diet of Bowie, Ronson, and Mott The Hoople for you Rs kids* to end up listening to Hip Hop!"
*I say kid, I'm pushing 50!
to say the least.