Beastie Boys to play intimate New York show

It's for a good cause

The Beastie Boys will take to the stage at New York’s Hiro Ballroom for a rare intimate performance on October 4.

The show is to benefit Gimme Shelter, an organization that is working towards the ending of euthanasia of healthy animals by using adoption programmes and population birth control.

Among the list of acts appearing on the night will be Debbie Harry and guest MC, comedian Michael Showalter .

The Beastie Boys concert DVD ‘Awesome; I Fuckin’ Shot That!’ is currently being screened at various film festivals around the world.