MCA (August 5, 1964 – May 4, 2012)

As I’m sure most of you know, Adam Yauch, one of the founding members of the Beastie Boys, died on May fourth after an almost three year battle with cancer.  Beastie Boys music has spanned quite a few generations.  Their debut album hit the scene in 1986, when I was about five years old.  So my older friends were listening to the Beastie Boys when they came out.  Similarly, my husband’s twelve year old nephew posted a “RIP MCA” status on his Facebook account.  If this doesn’t speak for the endurance of their legacy, I don’t know what does.


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