Beasties Play Surprise N.Y. Gig

Beastie Boys, Black Star, Tito Jackson, Squirrel Nut Zippers, Cherry Poppin' Daddies, Lionel Richie, The Artist...

Punk-rap trio the Beastie Boys played a surprise gig, with rappers Black Star opening, at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom on Sunday night. Tickets for the show at the 3,400-seat venue went on sale Saturday; the show was announced Friday. The Beasties performed tracks from all of their full-length albums during the two-hour show, including "Pass the Mic," "Intergalactic" and "Body Movin'."