Beastie Boys

GoldieBlox Apologizes to Beastie Boys, Saying It Was Naive Rather Than Malicious

Four months after it began, the legal battle between GoldieBlox and the Beastie Boys appears to be winding down, as the band has agreed to drop its lawsuit against the toy maker over the unauthorized use of the song "Girls" in a commercial—in exchange for an apology and a donation to charity.

GoldieBlox Wins Spot in Sunday’s Super Bowl

Two years ago, GoldieBlox didn't exist. This Sunday, the fledgling game company will be a national Super Bowl advertiser, rubbing shoulders with behemoth brands like Coca-Cola, Budweiser and Toyota.

Beastie Boys Countersue GoldieBlox, Seeking Profits Earned Off Viral ‘Girls’ Ad

The fair-use fight between Beastie Boys and GoldieBlox isn't over.

GoldieBlox Deletes Beastie Boys Song but Not Without a Few Choice Words for the Band

GoldieBlox went from hero to zero in one short week, putting our ad-loving hearts through a roller coaster of emotions.

Beastie Boys, GoldieBlox Fight Over ‘Girls.’ Is It Copyright Infringement or Fair Use?

UPDATE 2: The Beastie Boys released this statement Monday:

Beasties Bring Marketing Heat for Ninth Album

Crisis control pop quiz: What do you do when an abridged version of your forthcoming album gets leaked online? If you’re the Beastie Boys, the answer is simple: stream the whole friggin’ thing.

Beastie Boys debut epic star-studded trailer

As a promo for their long-awaited eighth album, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two, the Beastie Boys have released the trailer below for Fight For Your Right Revisited, a short film […]