Legal tussle continues over US toy maker's use of the song Girls.
Beastie Boys Biography
The legendary, multi-platinum selling trio are one of the world's longest running and most successful hip-hop acts.
Formed in 1981 by MCs Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "MCA" Yaunch and Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz, the Beastie Boys continue to enjoy worldwide ciritcal and commercial acclaim over 30 years later.
Mike D can foresee "making music" and reveals final demos with Adam Yauch.
XFM looks back at the year of Parklife, Definitely Maybe, Ill Communication and the last days of Kurt Cobain.
XFM celebrates the best albums and singles of 1989… the year of The Stone Roses, Hallelujah, Disintegration and Doolittle.
Beastie Boys: Top Three Downloads
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LISTEN: Foo Fighters Reveal New Track The Feast And The Famine
Noel Gallagher performs on stage with Johnny Marr in London
LISTEN: ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Ben Howard - I Forget Where We Were
Album number two for Mr Howard sees the parameters expand and the experience get deeper.
The 5 BEST new songs of the week: 20 October 2014
Two rock behemoths awake and return to wreak havoc on your iPod. Yes, Noel Gallagher and Foo Fighters lead off this week's selection of top tracks.
See you in court: rock's most famous and notorious legal battles
We take a look at the accusations of plagiarism, trademark infringement and copyright breaking that have plagued the normally peaceful world of rock and roll.
From Bob Dylan to Jamie T: XFM's greatest ever singer-songwriters
With the return of Ben Howard, XFM casts a misty eye over some of the greatest proponents of writin' and singin' their own songs.