The Beastie Boys return with their 8th album Hot Sauce Committee Part Two on May 8. Yesterday a track from the album, “Make Some Noise,” was leaked, and today the guys uploaded a teaser video to their youtube page.
The song is a throwback to the Money Mark days with a funky keyboard riff and your standard old-school MCing:
The video is evidently a trailer for a 30 minute film that will be released alongside the album. Fight For Your Right – Revisited seems to be kind of a cross between Cannonball Run and Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, with every A-list comic actor going portraying a past or future version of Ad-Rock, MCA or Mike D.
It might make more sense once you see it:
Good times. And just for grins, here’s the original video on which the bizarre short film is based:
Passion Pit remix of “Make Some Noise”: