Beastie Boys x Juxtapoz Magazine: A Visual History + Tribute To MCA

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Juxtapoz Magazine features the Beastie Boys in their forthcoming June 2013 issue with a stunning visual history and tribute to fallen member MCA aka Adam Yauch - 1/3 of the iconic rap group who lost his battle with cancer in 2012. The issue includes in-depth interviews with each of the cover artists for their eight studio LPs, dating back to their 1986 debut License To Ill. Beasties fans can look forward to insight from inner-sleeve artists, photographers and outtakes from the early stages of the cover design process. Along with the in-depth look at the artwork is a peek at the experiences that culminated to help the Beastie Boys create each album. The issue - curated and compiled by Juxtapoz contributing editor-at-large, Joey Garfield - hits stores on May 14th and is available for purchase this week via Juxtapoz.