Music

Matisyahu Opens Up About Religious Journey, Substance Abuse

Matisyahu Opens Up About Religious Journey, Substance Abuse
By February 9, 2015

“I asked myself, can I leave this religion or the parts of it that I feel trapped by?” Read More

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Spotlight On: Israeli Cellist Maya Beiser

Spotlight On: Israeli Cellist Maya Beiser
By February 2, 2015

The renowned musician and feminist pioneer performs at New York’s Jewish Museum. Read More

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Spotlight On: Minimalist Soul Duo Silk Rhodes

Spotlight On: Minimalist Soul Duo Silk Rhodes
By January 9, 2015

Vocalist Sasha Desree on NYC vs. LA, recording on the road (literally), and Yiddish lullabies. Read More

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Litvakus’ New Album “Raysn” is Party Music for the Klezmer Set

Litvakus’ New Album “Raysn” is Party Music for the Klezmer Set
By October 29, 2014

Ethnomusicologist Dmitri Zisl Slepovitch plays the Jewish music of his native Belarus. Read More

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Spotlight On: Indie-Folk Trio Distant Cousins

Spotlight On: Indie-Folk Trio Distant Cousins
By September 19, 2014

Veterans of the Jewish music scene (Moshav, Blue Fringe) go mainstream, staying true to their roots. Read More

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“Lincoln’s Nigun—Yamin U’smol”: The Perfect Song to Usher in the Sabbath Queen

“Lincoln’s Nigun—Yamin U’smol”: The Perfect Song to Usher in the Sabbath Queen
By August 29, 2014

A lush take on the traditional Jewish hymn “Lecha Dodi.” Read More

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Jewish Vocal Group ‘Listen Up’ Sings Pharrell-Inspired Adon Olam

Jewish Vocal Group ‘Listen Up’ Sings Pharrell-Inspired Adon Olam
By August 21, 2014

Good luck getting this one out of your head. Read More

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