How Mike Diamond, Adam Horovitz, and Spike Jonze Crafted Their Live Doc ‘Beastie Boys Story’

If you read Beastie Boys Book, you should have a great idea of how in-depth this documentary is, and if you got to witness the live shows Mike and Adam did in 2019, which Jonze stitched together to craft this “live documentary,” you’ll know how amazing of an experience this truly is. Recently, I got to chop it up with Mike, Adam, and Spike via Zoom; after discussing the egg sandwich Mike was inhaling after a meeting (and Spike’s spiffy white shirt), we chopped it up about the process of putting this live doc together, how the Beastie Boys discovered the internet, and that mid-credits scene we hope you all paid attention to…

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