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Beastie Boys Take-over Weekend, 26-28 October

October 26, 2018

Rough Trade East, Old Truman Brewery 91, Brick Ln, London E1 6QL

Time: 9-8pm

Come celebrate all things Beastie Boys at Rough Trade East this October at a unique, free take-over event that will bring to life the band’s new memoir, Beastie Boys Book.

A panoramic experience that tells the story of the Beastie Boys, Beastie Boys Book is as unique as the band itself—written by band members Ad-Rock and Mike D and with contributions from Wes Anderson, Spike Jonze, Amy Poehler, Colson Whitehead & more.

The weekend take-over pop-up will include:
– The chance to buy signed copies of the book in the UK for the first time*
– Hip Hop Karaoke!
– DJ sets throughout the weekend, featuring DJ BobaFatt (Saturday) and DJ Geko Berserk (Sunday)
– Complimentary Roy Choi ‘Get it Together’ toasties
– A Beastie Boys dressing-up corner
– Large screen with rolling Beastie Boys music videos and concert footage
– Exclusive Beastie Boys merch for sale
– A collaborative wall and much more.

FRIDAY

This first evening of the weekend takeover (Friday 26th October) sees Rough Trade welcome Hip Hop Karaoke for a free entry event between 7pm and 8pm.

Details here

SATURDAY

DJ BobaFatt will be on the decks between 2pm and 4pm bringing the finest Beastie Boys inspired mix to Rough Trade East.

Details here

SUNDAY

DJ Geko Berserk will be on the decks between 2pm and 4pm bringing the finest Beastie Boys inspired mix to Rough Trade East.

Details here

*50 signed copies will be released each day of the take-over and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.