Iconic Hip-Hop group The Beastie Boys will be celebrated during a three-part gallery presentation to mark the group’s induction into the Rock Hall of Fame.
Russell Simmons’ Rush Arts Gallery will host the “Kings of Rock” photo exhibition and book of signing event.
“Kings of Rock” will feature dozens of photos of The Beastie Boys taken by Sunny Bak, who shot iconic pictures of the group in the mid-1980s.
Photographer Talib Haqq will also show rare images of The Beastie Boys during a presentation titled “Wadeva Images Present Rush Artist Management, 1981 To the Present.”
The event will conclude with a presentation and book-signing for “Def Jam: The First 25 Years of the Last Great Record Label,” featuring the authors, Bill Adler, Dan Charnas and Cey Adams.
“Kings of Rock” Photo Show At Rush Arts Gallery on takes place on April 12, from 5-9PM.
The Beasties will be inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame during a ceremony on Saturday, April 14, 2012 in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.