Music

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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Hasidic Alt-Rock Girl Band Bulletproof Stockings Performs Live in NYC—No Boys Allowed

Hasidic Alt-Rock Girl Band Bulletproof Stockings Performs Live in NYC—No Boys Allowed
By August 12, 2014

Drummer Dalia Shusterman: “This was not a night about restrictions. It was about breaking off the shackles of social expectations.” Read More

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Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”

Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”
By August 8, 2014

Israeli band Balkan Beat Box’s sexy horns hit the big-BIG time, and two Yiddishy/Klezmer covers. Read More

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