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Remembering MCA, Ep. 27

May 11th, 2012



In Heaven With The Rhythm Rock Rhyme

May 4th, 2012

As a teenager in high school—one who obsessed over music and the Beastie Boys (not necessarily in that order)—I began to seriously think about what I’d do for a career when I got older. As stupid and/or as awesome as it sounds now, I chose my future profession based solely on getting to meet the Beastie Boys.

I figured being an on-air VJ was my best shot.

In late 2001, my high school aspirations didn’t seem so lofty when I began hosting music video segments for MTV2. In 2003, the dream was in reach as I was scheduled to interview the Beastie Boys at the Field Day Music Festival.

Long story short, certain residents of Long Island protested, the promoters could not secure a permit, and the festival was moved up a day and a state away, inside of Giants Stadium in New Jersey. My brother’s wedding was on the same day and I missed making my teenage dream a reality.

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I’m So There

May 2nd, 2012

May 3-June 21, dang, I might go multiple times.


Matt Pinfield, Ep. 26

April 5th, 2012

He's interviewed them a bunch, so why not talk to Matt Pinfield about the Beastie Boys?


(above: Matt Pinfield chats about his favorite Beastie Boys album, he and Mike D's fascination with blaxploitation films, and being quizzed about musical factoids on a daily basis.)


Rust Off, Ep. 25

March 28th, 2012

Shakin' off the rust with our first episode of the year:

(below: Abe Lincoln, Mike D in a Packers hat, Larry, and the Beastie Boys' go-to tracksuits in 2004).



Chattin’ with Chili, Ep. 24

December 21st, 2011


On the final podcast of 2011, we chat with Chili about The Pressure Softball Club, visit Dan's fish-eye-lensed office while he competes in 20 Questions, and rank our favorite tracks on Hot Sauce Committee, Pt. 2.

Happy Holidays & Happy New Year!


MILKIT RADIO: Free For All, Best of 2011

December 20th, 2011

The Brouhaha is preempted for a special episode of Milkit Radio's Free For All, highlighting our favorite music of 2011.

NOTE: If you're a strict Beastie-purist who does not like to dabble in other types of music (i.e., pop), you may not enjoy this particular podcast. Regular episodes of The Brouhaha will return shortly.


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So What’cha Want? Revisited

October 12th, 2011

Laver Day, Ep. 23

September 29th, 2011

Laver plays interviewer, Adrock shines on Top Chef, and 20 Questions returns:


(above: Although Adrock appeared on Top Chef: Just Desserts, someone dropped the ball and failed to make him any chocolate fondue.)


Best Live TV Performances, Ep. 22

August 26th, 2011

Counting down the Best Live Beastie Boys Performances on National TV: