If you've ever wondered about the origin of the wine-talk sample in the Beastie Boys' "Blue Nun" (Check Your Head), look no further. It's from an audio guide to wine titled On Wine: How to Select and Serve by wine merchant Peter M.F. Sichel, who was responsible for popularizing the Blue Nun wine brand throughout the world. Sichel tells the Beastie Boys story in a video after the jump.
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Wake up your taste buds by popping in your ear buds and cranking up this compilation of caffeinated tunes. Just don't dance and sip that joe at the same time: Burn hazard!