Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch Has Died
Update at 2:30 p.m. ET: The news that Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys has died has now been confirmed .
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"...combined hardcore and hip-hop in a fresh-sounding musical mashup that was danceable, infectious and wickedly funny. ... Due to their brash humor and punkish sensibility, the Beastie Boys have been called 'the bastard brat offspring of Sesame Street and the Sex Pistols,' 'AC/DC meets Run-D.M.C. with a teenage wit' and 'the Marx Brothers of rap.' "
"Beastie Boys" is already . And the hashtags and are going strong.
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