Wishing Adam Yauch a speedy recovery

Posted by · 12:27 pm · July 20th, 2009

Beastie Boy Adam Yauch (aka MCA) has been diagnosed with cancer in his salivary gland.  We at In Contention wish him a fast and speedy recovery following his upcoming surgery. A lifelong Beasties fan I may be (I’ve seen them live twice here in LA), but Yauch is also a hero to the independent film […]

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Why young Kirk was listening to the Beasties’ ‘Sabotage’

Posted by · 9:53 am · May 12th, 2009

This is awesome.  If there’s one thing I’m sick of hearing about the new “Star Trek” film it’s bitching about the use of the Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” in an early scene.  Personally, I love every outrageous moment of this scene, including the track’s usage, but I never would have imagined there might be a reason […]

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