First Appearance:The Mix-Up LP 2007 Written by: Beastie Boys & Mark Nishita Performed by: Drums: Michael Diamond. Guitars: Adam Horovitz. Horizontal & Upright Basses: Adam Yauch. Clavinet, Rhodes, Farfisa: Mark Nishita. Percussions: Alfredo Ortiz. Production Notes: Produced by Beastie Boys. Engineered by Beastie Boys & Jon Weiner. Recorded and mixed at Oscilloscope Laboratories. Mastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound. Published by Brooklyn Dust Music/Universal-Polygram International Publishing, Inc. (ASCAP)/Fido-Speaks Music (ASCAP).
"[The Mix-Up is] definitely fun to play loud on a sunny afternoon, especially the conga groove of 'The Melee'" - Rob Sheffield, Rolling Stone, June 2007