Ad-Rock posted a ‘thank you’ on Beastie Boys blog; SNL, Fallon, Social Distortion, Diplo & even Train paid tribute to MCA too
as you can imagine, shit is just fkd up right now. but i wanna say thank you to all our
friends and family (which are kinda one in the same) for all the love and support.
i’m glad to know that all the love that Yauch has put out into the world is coming right back at him.
The high profile and on-stage tributes continued on Friday night and throughout the weekend. You saw what Coldplay, BADBADNOTGOOD & Bomb The Music Industry! did, as well as the message that Thom Yorke posted, and tributes by Madison Square Garden, the Mets, Rusko, A-Trak, the Mets and more. Check out even more below…
Saturday Night Live
Jimmy Fallon reposted an old Beastie Boys performance…
…in addition to talking about Adam Yauch on the show Friday (at 11:40), Roots performance of “Sure Shot” (at 4:15) included:
From ABBA’s Benny Andersson Studio, a tribute to Beastie Boy’s MCA
Social Distortion takes the stage in Houston at the House of Blues on Friday, May 4, 2012, with a tribute to the Beastie Boys’ MCA
Diplo @ Transmission LA : AV Club – MOCA Los Angeles 5/5/12
and last, but… well, yeah least….
Train – Live @ Birmingham O2 Academy, UK (5th May 2012) – Fight For Your Right To Party