Groove Holmes - Beastie Boys - Check Your Head
Label: Grand Royal - GR066 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: US • Genre: Hip Hop • Style: Downtempo
Less sample -heavy than their previous records, the album features instrumental contributions from all three members: Adam Horovitz on lead guitar, Adam Yauch on bass guitar, and Mike Diamond on drums.
It was re-released in in a number of formats. The re-release featured 16 b-sides and rarities as well as a commentary track. In contrast to their previous album, Paul's Boutiquethe Beastie Boys returned somewhat stylistically to their punk roots on Check Your Headplaying their own instruments for the first time on record since their early EPs although they did provide live instrumentation on at least two songs on Paul's Boutique. Friedman 's idea to shoot photos with their instrument cases one of which became the cover.
The album was their first to be fully co-produced by Mario Caldato Jr. Caldato was an engineer on Groove Holmes - Beastie Boys - Check Your Head Boutique and was credited as producer on that album's track " Ask for Janice ". Kevin Powell of Rolling Stone called Check Your Head the Beastie Boys' "most unconventional outing to date" and stated that "the cross-pollination of styles on Check Your Head is confusing at Electrophile - Various - Hot Spots & Jingles, yet the album achieves distinction because of its ingenuity.
Then it won't. Spin ranked Check Your Head at number four on their list of the 20 best albums of the year. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Beastie Boys. Hip hop  rap rock  punk-rap  alternative rock . Beastie Boys Caldato. Beastie Boys Nishita.
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