PBS Blank on Blank’s presents an animated video of a 1985 Beastie Boys interview. At the time, Mike D, Ad-Rock, and MCA were a year away from releasing the Beastie Boys debut album License to Ill when they spoke with Rocci Fisch for ABC News Radio in Washington, D.C.
On being called “rappers for the suburbs”:
Whoever said that is an ignorant moron, because we’re certainly not rap music for the suburbs….We are soul, hardcore, b-boy music and we do not play sucka music. – Ad-Rock