The Beastie Boys Pt II: Hip Hop Meets Punk
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In the 1980's, as the punk scene evolved into hardcore, another scene was developing and beginning to flourish in the clubs of NYC. In this episode, Carolina and Marcus will dig into early New York Hip Hop, and the MC's and Performers that lead The Beastie Boys to expand their musical horizons into the new style they were searching for.   Go to and use code NODOGS for 20% off your first box.   Go to to become a member and get 50% off your first order with free shipping.   Go to to get 10% off your first month of BetterHelp.   Go to and get an extra 3 months FREE!   Taking us out:  Soft On Crime - You've Already Made Up Your Mind   Follow Marcus on Spotify to listen to all of the songs used in this episode   Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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