While the Beastie Boys are hard at work prepping for a summer filled with festival appearances, they have announced the details of their new album. Hot Sauce Committee Part 1 will drop on September 15th and contains 17 tracks. Among the tracks will be Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win featuring Santigold, Too Many Rappers featuring Nas and a song titled Crazy Ass Shit. The B Boys performed Too Many Rappers with Nas at Bonnaroo.
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Also of note, the initial lineup announcement for the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival has been released with Little Feat, Booker T. and the DBTs, Dr. Dog and Gillian Welch among those performing at the free festie in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on October 2 – 4. Visit the festival’s website for the full list of performers and more details.
Finally, our friend videographer Jake Krolick has been prolific as fuck these days in recording and editing videos from a wide range of artists and uploading them to YouTube. Besides fantastic montages of Marco Benevento, The Brakes and Vieux Farka Toure, he released our personal favorite of the latest batch – a clip of The Dirty Projectors rockin’ Remade Horizon and Stillness Is The Move live in Philadelphia. Check it…