Beastie Boys Halfway Through Next Album
Published Oct 24, 2008If you werent too stoked on that recent instrumental Beastie Boys album, you werent alone. While our Noel Dix called it "pretty dope, many Beastie Boys fans were hoping theyd return to their patented triple trouble on the mic. Fortunately, the Boys have revealed that theyre hard at work on their next full-length, and it should be a return to form.
"We're actually in the middle of recording it right now, Adam Horovitz (Adrock) told Billboard. "We hope to have it out sometime next year. It's a lot of vocals, a lot of words very wordy. And it's political, depending on what you call political. You know, if toilet talk and fart jokes are political, which they can be, in that sense yeah, very.
In related news, Gunnin For That #1 Spot, the basketball documentary directed by fellow Beastie Boy Adam Yauch, came out on DVD earlier this week.
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