Beastie Boys will not be making any more music.

Beastie Boys to Stop Making Music

Find out why the boys won't be back in the booth.

The Beastie Boys are currently tangled in a legal dispute with Monster Energy Drink, whom the group is suing for illegal usage of the their music in a promotional video. In court last week, Mike D revealed that as a promise to the late Adam “MCA” Yauch, they will not be making anymore new music.

According to NY News Daily, Mike D said:

“We have not been able to tour since MCA, Adam Yauch, died,” Diamond said. “We can’t make new music.

During his testimony, Mike D also revealed  the group had turned down a request to use “Sabotage” in the recent Arnold Schwarzenegger action movie that shares the the same name, saying: “We weren’t fans of Mr. Schwarzenegger’s recent… work, we do not let our music get used in commercials for commercial products.”


Beastie Boys will not be making any more music.

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  • kolton

    Damn. Not even a farewell calaberation album? Damn….all good…cause theres still no sleep till Brooklyn. Rip mca

  • I understand not doing another beastie project, that’s more then understandable, but what about solo projects from Ad Rock or Mike D. I know I’d be all over them like Feds on French Montana !!!