A highlight from The Culture Corner: The Beastie Boys' Pledge To Tibetan Independence, 25 Years Later

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At the freedom concert in one thousand nine six thatcher schlitz chocolates. Okay so john that we just heard of the beastie boys was from the i bet and freedom concert and they were just one of several bands who played but they were central to the event. Could you tell us how the tibetan freedom concert came to be. Yeah funny enough. It all started with a sample on their one thousand nine hundred four album ill. Communication the beastie boys actually sampled the sound of tibetan monks channing. And as a result of that the beastie boys helped create a fund that was designed to pay the monks who were sampled. Wake before we keep going. Could we hear that sample. I believe it's in a song. Call buddy sought. Let's

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