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The Most Important Good For The Jews Interview Ever

The Most Important Good For The Jews Interview Ever
By January 11, 2011

Good for the Jews are maybe the single most important contribution that the Jewish people have made to American music. That’s why we were so shocked that they granted us this in-depth interview. Read More

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Amanda Palmer’s New Single Wacks Bush

Amanda Palmer’s New Single Wacks Bush
By January 5, 2011

Amanda Palmer, perhaps best known for Dresden Dolls days (and also for being married to Neil Gaiman), wants you to pay whatever for her newest single. Read More

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PUNK JEWS presents ON THE EDGE with DeLeon

PUNK JEWS presents ON THE EDGE with DeLeon
By January 4, 2011

A celebration of the upcoming Punk Jews documentary series. Four breakthrough Jewish artists take the stage who exemplify this new movement of smashing stereotypes and breaking down boundaries. Be our guest for dancing, screenings, and raffles to help us kick … Read More

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Captain Beefheart’s “Dachau Blues”

Captain Beefheart’s “Dachau Blues”
By December 20, 2010

Captain Beefheart wasn’t a Jew, but he was the perpetual outsider whose life and work could take a semester of college to understand and appreciate. Read More

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Jewcy Interviews: Suuns

Jewcy Interviews: Suuns
By November 18, 2010

The Montreal band Suuns aren’t afraid to cross thirty years of musical terrain to find inspiration for the songs on their debut full-length, Zeroes QC. In just under forty minutes, the band dances around between Krautrock and twitchy indie rock — throwing in the occasional song that sounds like it would fit perfectly in the film Running Man. Read More

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The So So Glos Channel Fred Astaire

The So So Glos Channel Fred Astaire
By November 2, 2010

Brooklyn mainstays, The So So Glos, have a new video for the song “Fred Astaire,” off their album Low Back Chain Shift. The video has some great Singing in the Rain style shots of a guy dancing through what looks like … Read More

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Will Nick Hornby Write a Musical About PunkTorah?

Will Nick Hornby Write a Musical About PunkTorah?
By October 18, 2010

Tonight in Atlanta, a pairing we didn’t really expect to see: British author Nick Hornby will read, and Can!!Can, fronted by Jewcy contributor Patrick Aleph, will rock. Hornby is on the road after a brief stint supporting the record that … Read More

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Reviewed: “Girls to the Front” by Sara Marcus

Reviewed: “Girls to the Front” by Sara Marcus
By October 12, 2010

Many punks in the 90s incorporated politics as much as they did guitar and drums. But of all those punks, none had an impact quite like the ones Sara Marcus covers in Girls to the Front. Read More

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